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  • skin condition on face

    omgunicon 9 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions February 25, 2009 10:25 AM

    I started getting this problem maybe 4 years ago and it only occurs either at random or if I don’t bathe everyday religiously but still can occur bathing or not. it appears to be something like dandruff that appears in only a few key spots on my face, my upper lip, my eyebrows just near the upper...

  • Nonitchy, nonpainful red rash/bumps

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions January 29, 2009 04:06 AM

    Okay, so about a month ago I got this small bumpish/raised skin on my right shoulder. Now recently I've noticed it growing bigger in size, as well as other bumps on my torso start. Today I have realized that the bumps on my torso are doing exactly as the one on my shoulder was - growing into more...

  • Fever Blisters? Pics included

    cswinter 1 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions October 5, 2008 07:07 AM

    I am an RN and I've been under tremendous unnecessary stress at work for about 6 months. My health has been slowly deteriorating resulting in severe stomach ulcers that hospitalized me for a week approx two weeks ago. I was home for about a week when I spiked an amazingly high fever just out of...

  • small red hard itchy bumps

    Anonymous 3 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions July 10, 2008 02:27 AM

    Ok 2 days go i noticed on my hand i have Alot of little red hard bumps that are together but there are a few bumps that ar away from. its very itchy and kind of burns..idk what it is

  • itchy thighs and itching around testicles not on them.

    Judarian 2 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions July 2, 2008 06:43 AM

    im 20 years old and married ever scince i was 15 ive had a problem with itching but never talked to a doctor about it. i was affraid that it could be an std but ive only had sex with 1 partner. my skin shows no signs of rash.when i scratch i notice white particles under my nails like a milky cream....

  • Something In My Inner Thighs!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions March 16, 2008 08:46 AM

    im a 17 year old male and my inner thighs are very dry itchy and pinkish all over and its also a little white but im guessing thats the dryness i have something that looks like little pink bumps but i cant really tell if there bumps or not there not big and i cant feel them its been like this for a...

  • molluscum contagisum

    breedlove123 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions October 28, 2007 03:01 AM

    I was diagnosed with molluscum contagiousum in June. I noticed the bumps in my pubic region and went to the doctor. I had just been there 3 weeks prior and was diagnosed with mono. My doctor told me that they could treat it with freezing if i wanted but recommended not going that way. he told me...

  • molluscum contagisum

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions October 28, 2007 02:53 AM

    I was diagnosed with molluscum contagiousum in June. I noticed the bumps in my pubic region and went to the doctor. I had just been there 3 weeks prior and was diagnosed with mono. My doctor told me that they could treat it with freezing if i wanted but recommended not going that way. he told me...

  • Birthmark or something else?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions October 6, 2007 06:19 PM

    Hello,Up until now I thought these were severe sunburns or something like that, but I have now come to the conclusion that I have several large birthmarks on my left arm.They went rather unnoticed until a few years ago when they started getting darker. They look like 'cafe au lait' spots, but they...

  • Left Palm burning sensation

    Anonymous 12 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions August 22, 2007 07:46 PM

    Only in the mornings for about an hour or two, my left palm burns. It feels like I put my palm on a hot stove. The skin is very tender. No discoloration. I matched it up to my right hand and they are identical. Right now running cold water on it soothes, but as soon as I take my hand out of...

  • Burning skin and can't figure it out!

    Astardj 2 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions May 23, 2007 07:16 PM

    Hi all. I have a symptom that's driving me nuts and I can't stop thinking about it. About 4 weeks ago i noticed what started out as a mild burning sensation on my buttocks. Sometimes it was located near the crack of my buttocks and then other times it would burn farther out and around my buttocks....

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  • Redness, course dry skin

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions April 24, 2007 03:42 PM

    Hi, Im 35 and I have noticed that my skin gets flushed and is often red in appearance, I have never been this way, and my cheeks feel like sandpaper no matter how much I moisturize, my pores seemed to have all opened up especially around my nose, chin, cheeks by my nose, almost everywhere. Nothing...

  • Joint, bone, and skin pain

    Maple Leaf 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions April 13, 2007 02:46 PM

    I am posting this on both the musculoskeletal, and the skin forums, because I don't know which might bring more help... I'm 47. Since December 2006, I've been to several doctors describing some rather bizarre and seemingly unrelated symptoms that won't stop.1. Started with a large hive on my left...

  • Unbearable skin sensitivity to touch

    Anonymous 11 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions March 7, 2007 10:25 PM

    I'm 19 years old now. This is something that I've had for several years, and it has gotten progressively worse. Basically, when I'm not moving or doing something, I become conscious of the skin on my neck and anything touching it will make me go crazy. It's not that it burns or stings or itches,...

  • something other than eczema?

    Anonymous 6 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions March 7, 2007 08:03 PM

    I have been diagnosed with eczema at the age of 40. Prior to this 'rash' I have had food allergies resulting in occasional hives but never a rash.The rash has been with me for over a year now. I have eliminated all major allergens from diet, tried candida cleanse, lever cleanse, etc! and have not...

  • burning skin

    kittykat 1 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions December 17, 2006 05:59 PM

    can anyone help me?for a couple of years now i have had this very strange affliction.my skin burns every so often it is hot to touch and feels like it is swelling but it is not..it mostly happens to my lower legs but also to my face..it feels like menopausal hot flushes but it is not as i am 57 and...

  • stinging and burning

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Skin conditions November 29, 2006 03:04 AM

    :( I had a mass taken from my breast 10 weeks ago. Now the incision is healed. The incision was beneath the areola. But my nipple burns and stings all the time. It's driving me crazy! Anyone ever have this or hear of it?

  • 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...