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  • I’m addicted to picking my skin

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions September 9, 2019 03:36 PM

    Im addicted to picking my skin. If you are squeamish please save yourself the read. I want to began by saying that I am completely conscious of everything I do, I’ve never been diagnosed of a mental disorder, skin condition, or any neurological issues for that matter. It began when I was around...

  • I have bumps/rash on my arms but doesn't itch. I'm itching in other places though. Help?

    Anonymous 2 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions October 1, 2015 09:37 PM

    2 weed ago I noticed a rash/bumps on both of my arms. The rash doesn't itch but other parts of my body itch, but not bad. I was afraid it was scabies, so I went to the E.R. The doctor said he thought it was Dermititis and that it wasn't scabies. Just in case he prescribed me medicine for both. I...

  • stuff in skin black things all over body help me

    Anonymous 3 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions June 29, 2015 08:53 PM

    No I'm not crazy, black matter coming out of skin on neck breasts shoulders back belly. Lesions and sores look like acne infection all over face chest shoulders have to hide in the hot weather. Fatigue joint pain severe pain in mornings, itching, headaches, tachycardia, severe excessive sweating,...

  • Psoriasis or not? A few blisters appear on my back really on back of shoulder. I pick at them?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions June 5, 2015 03:34 PM

    I'm not sure what I have. About 10 years ago I broke out with a few blisters on my leg I would pick at. About the same time they put me on pills for bad anxiety and panic. They would sorta go away and then I would itch the "scar" and it would oozz a little and start again. I had a scraping v taken...

  • I have unexplained stretch marks that only get worse as time passes

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions June 11, 2014 04:43 PM

    Hey everyone. For the past couple of years I have been noticing an increase of stretch marks on several parts of my body ( buttocks, hips, thighs, inside of knees, breasts) I do not fall under any of the categories that would make it normal for me to develop stretch marks: I am 23 years old, well...

  • My body turns really hot and red. Sometimes its a combination between blue and red.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions May 5, 2014 05:38 PM

    This problem has been bothering me for a while now. I never had this problem as a kid or 1 - 2 yrs ago but now I'm 15 (male) and this happens every single day. This happens a lot when I'm in bed. I usually go to sleep after using the computer but I have also noticed that this happens even If I...

  • Hypersensitive skin on whole body

    zibius 1 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions September 23, 2013 07:22 PM

    For the last 3 months I been having a skin problem. It feels sensitive like a sunburn. Cloth hurt when rubbed against it. Even the parts not covered, like forearms and face are painful. Even the lips and my tongue. No rash are apparent but it’s slightly redder.I saw 3 different doctors:Multiple...

  • Red, Blotchy Nervous/Anxiety Rash...HELP!

    Cecilia1988 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions April 24, 2013 10:52 AM

    I have suffered from a red, blotchy rash which occurs on my neck, upper arms and neck whenever I feel anxious, nervous or when I have a hot shower. The rash is not raised or itchy. I have suffered from this for 10 years now and its come to the point where I would like to look for a prevention/cure....

  • 4 Years of Rash/Hives (seeking a real life Dr. House)

    AbigailA 1 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions March 13, 2013 09:27 PM

    I understand that the best medical attention I can hope for is from a doctor who evaluates me in person - not the internet - but after seeing doctor after doctor, and no one has answers... I feel I must do what I can on my part to find additional help. I have been patiently suffering for 4 years,...

  • 4 Years of Rash/Hives (seeking a real life Dr. House)

    AbigailA 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions March 13, 2013 09:21 PM

    I understand that the best medical attention I can hope for is from a doctor who evaluates me in person - not the internet - but after seeing doctor after doctor, and no one has answers... I feel I must do what I can on my part to find additional help. I have been patiently suffering for 4 years,...

  • spot on leg.. what is it

    jbmomi01 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions December 29, 2012 01:33 AM

    Okay so on Thanksgiving we had a bon fire in our field.. Of course we went into the woods to get fuel for it... The nexrt morning i woke up had a bump that looked like a bug bite our pimple.. I tried to pop it.. I wouldnt so i just forgot about it.. About a week later while shaving i notice a red...

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  • Unknown rash, looks like ringworm?

    MontanaDolphin 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions August 31, 2012 03:20 AM

    About two and a half weeks ago I felt a raised welt on my back, so I went into the bathroom and looked in the mirror. There were about 10 of these raised welts on my back, sides, and chest. Over the next few days more appeared, but only on my back, sides, and chest. Then about a week later two...

  • soft itchy skin bumps

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions November 5, 2010 04:01 AM

    I have aquired something similar in the past month or two. It started out as a bunch of really little clustered bumps that had some sort of fluid in them, then as I itched them they would spread until they covered my arms, shoulders, upper back and collar. Just recently all the bumps went away and...

  • Pains everywhere around the body

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions August 19, 2010 08:48 AM

    Hi all, I have been getting these problems for almost 7 months now and i find it hard to deal with everyday! It first started with burning pain in my jaw area and travelling to my ear...The pain was so bad i had to go A&E. They told me I had possibly TMJ- (Temporomandibular joint disorder). But...

  • An ongoing problem

    odmanout 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions April 6, 2010 02:00 AM

    I'm a 26 year old male and I have been experiencing pain in my right testicle for almost 10 years now. The testicle stays in raised position at most times and there is a lump at the apex where I believe is the epididymis. 2 urologists have failed to find this lump but I discovered its more...

  • Severe unexplained stretch marks

    Anonymous 8 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions September 7, 2009 06:07 PM

    Hi,I'll try to keep this as short as I can. I'm a 22 year old male, 5'8, about 140 pounds. When I was around 13-14 I started developing severe stretch marks all over my body (knees, waist, back, shoulders, arms). When I finally went to see a doctor about them many years later, I was told by the...

  • A few red dots on chest, stomach and leg.

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions May 19, 2009 03:16 PM

    I am 16, I am under a large amount of stress and anxiety at the moment because of exams. I also suffer from hyperchondria.I noticed these small red dots on my chest (5), stomach (3) and leg (8). Looks a bit like blood in them, I am very worried about them - because I worry about everything.Could...

  • Skin Sensations

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions April 24, 2009 12:56 AM

    I can't find anything on this and I'm not sure how well I can describe it but I can actually feel my skin touching. For years I thought it was normal and the people around me just learned to put up with it or something but when I finally got the courage to ask someone if it was normal, I realized...

  • burning cheeks, throbbing nose. is this rosacea?

    Anonymous 3 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions January 13, 2009 12:56 AM

    Help! 3 months ago everything was fine, no symptoms.then in November i started noticing that my nose would turn red in the evening at work (with no pain or discomfort). i thought this was simply blushing, since my job entails speaking in front of people. this redness would stay with me for about 3...

  • help please!!

    asdf1220 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions December 22, 2008 11:59 PM

    hi i am an 18 yr old male about two days i ago in the afternoon i developed a redness on my cheekbone looks like a bruise or flushing it lasted the whole day by morning it was gone but then came back it seems to come back when i think about it ....i do have severe anxiety problems so im thinking...