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hi. its been 3 weeks my skin is in a bad condition. i've no idea whats wrong with my skin. well my skin is having redness on my both cheeks and its dry and flakey. there are like little bumps(no idea what they actually are) its itchy. please help me i'm worried! :( - Asked by f s on 25-Aug-2014 02:28:14

Answer Count: 1    Disorder Type: Skin and subcutaneous disorders

Replied by f s on 25-Aug-2014 02:29:58

well i'm 18 and i asked a dermatologist and i didn't get about the disclaimer plus its rude!
  • Answered by Dr. on 25-Aug-2014 12:27:08


    You have skin rash on your cheeks since 3 weeks. It is dry, flaky and itching present. Most probably, you have allergic rash and this can controlled with moisturing creams (like Nivea) mixed with processed oils (almond or coconut). Apply and keep for 1 hr and wash with warm water. Calaryl lotion would help in releiving discomfort due to itching and dryness. A typical butterfly eruption on face may be because of Systemic lupus erythmatosus which is a connective tissue disorder. If it is a possibility, your dermatologist would have suggested skin biopsy.

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