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  • itchy bump on forehead

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions November 6, 2006 02:01 AM

    I helped my girlfriends dad at his job. He's a gardener, we cut down some trees and loaded it up on a truck. That night my girlfriend said I had a bump on my forehead like I got socked. The next day my forehead itched so I scratched it. I went to the bathroom and looked at my forehead and I saw...

  • Intertrigo

    rolando 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions November 5, 2006 11:04 AM

    I am a 72 year old man with intertrigo. My doctor says there is no cure.I'm looking for suggestions. Can you help?

  • Spots

    bumbumbirdie 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions November 5, 2006 07:01 AM

    about a week ago I woke up with red dry spots all over my legs, they don't itch really but I have put lotion on and they go away or anything. I didnt eat anything strange around the time they showed up, and it appears that more are showing up. they are a light red, dry, and in random places on my...

  • Bruising after itching inner thigh

    car616 33 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions November 5, 2006 05:56 AM

    My inner thighs begins to itch uncontrollably:(. If I do scratch them, then I get bruises (black & blue marks, redness) The area is very sensitive and will hurt when I do touch it. I have used Cortaid to control the itching and it does for a short short while. Any suggestions out there?

  • Anyone knows about Strivectin SD?

    buchik_27 1 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions November 4, 2006 05:08 AM

    I need some tips from anyone who is using Strivectin SD stretch mark removal and any information you can share about this product. Thank you.

  • Red spots under skin! please HELP!

    Anonymous 238 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions November 3, 2006 06:49 AM

    For over 5 years ive had a few very tiny red spots on my upper arms. By few, i mean 2 or 3 on each arm. They come and go and when pressed on they blank out and reappear. Recently ive noticed more have appeared and are spreading down my arms, mostly on my left arm though. Today i found 2 more on the...

  • Kerion

    drjtravis 1 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions November 3, 2006 05:17 AM

    I am trying to find out if there is any thought to how long a patient must have ringworm before a kerion will start to develop? Is it a few days, a couple of weeks, a couple months?

  • Swollen toes

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions November 2, 2006 10:26 PM

    PMy toes have become quite red and swollen. THey have very small red like blisters on them. It has happened to me before but then it went away and i didn't think anything of it. Its really weird tho?? any suggestions?

  • rashes on my skin makes me uncomfortable

    cbank002 2 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions November 2, 2006 01:43 PM

    i have had these rashes on most part of my skin like hands,feet,penis,neck,torso area etc.its been there for about a year,went to see a doctor who prescribes an anti-fungal cream for 6months but it doesn't work,but it alleviates it for a while.please who has an idea of what next i can do,it really...

  • swelling of the penis due to skin lotion..

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions November 1, 2006 02:41 PM

    hey guys, a few weeks back there was some scraping on my penis due to having sexual intercourse with my partner.. it didn't hurt at all, just looked a little tender, so we eased up the the sex and the tender spots began to disappear as i had figured, they're still somewhat there, so before bed at...

  • Itchy, redness, swelling...

    crackpotten 7 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions October 31, 2006 07:10 PM

    I have an issue that doesn't happen all the time. First, I do suffer from migraines and I had severe sinus infections due to a syst in my maxilarry sinus cavity that was removed. I don't think those things are related to my skin issue but I don't really know. What happens for me is if I get an itch...

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  • Strange Rash.

    skye_kelly 1 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions October 30, 2006 04:08 AM

    I have had a rash on my hands and feet for about three weeks now.It started as little bumps that looked like 100s of tiny little blisters under the skin on my palms and the sides of my fingers. On my feet it was all over the toes and the softest part of the soles and the backs of the heels. At that...

  • Itchy Scalp

    Perseus 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions October 29, 2006 09:35 AM

    Itchy scalp with dandruff, the latter commented upon by other people. I think it it is Psoriasis as the underlying cause and it has been going on for ten years plus without treatment. This is the reason, I do not go to the barbers. I have also got Psoriasis of my big toe, treated by Dovobet. What...

  • red face

    Anonymous 9 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions October 28, 2006 08:44 PM

    my face seems to always be red on my cheek area (not from acne, although i still get some acne) it's not bright red or anything, but it looks like i have been out in the cold weather for an hour or two. it's been like this for some time now (maybe 3 months) and it doesn't seem to go away. i havent...

  • red face

    Anonymous 3 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions October 28, 2006 08:41 PM

    my face seems to always be red on my cheek area (not from acne, although i still get some acne) it's not bright red or anything, but it looks like i have been out in the cold weather for an hour or two. it's been like this for some time now (maybe 3 months) and it doesn't seem to go away. i havent...

  • open pores

    teresa 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions October 27, 2006 01:27 PM

    Can anyone holp me? im lookin For characteristics of open pores ive been on just about every website u can think of . Im trainin toob therapist at college n it is part of my assignment i would be very grateful if anyone can help thanks.:)

  • paleness

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions October 27, 2006 06:54 AM

    Hi im a 18 year old male and my face is pale compaired to the rest of my body... at first i thought it was anemia because i am a vegan but my doctor has made me get blood tests assures me i am not anemic and tells me i am healthy.. im confused and don't know what is wrong with me.. please help

  • my skin sucks! Help Me!

    Anonymous 5 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions October 25, 2006 08:13 AM

    I was born with anemia, which I don't think that has anything to do with it, but it might i guess. I have horribly dry skin, I have scale-like sections all over my legs, and patches of really dry, bumpy skin everywhere else, it cracks and bleeds and lotion doesn't help at all. Most of the time it...

  • ??????????

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions October 22, 2006 06:52 PM

    I was just wondering whether if any1 out there can helpwell symptoms are as follows......blotchy skin that only appears when standing up, never when lying downpossible sensitivity to colddoctor prescribed propylene gycol in aquerous creamany1 got any ideas as to what condition i may have?Thanx

  • skin

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions October 22, 2006 06:38 PM

    I was just wondering whether if any1 out there can helpwell symptoms are as follows......blotchy skin that only appears when standing up, never when lying downpossible sensitivity to colddoctor prescribed propylene gycol in aquerous creamany1 got any ideas as to what condition i may have?Thanx