A red patch on the face flakes and itches: what to do?
For each skin is an indicator of howthe body feels. In case you have a red stain on your face, it flakes and itchs, that is, you have an occasion to think about what's wrong with your health, and try to identify the reasons.
How does the scaly spot on the face look like?
A red spot can appear and time fromtime, and turn into a permanent problem, causing a lot of trouble. The skin in the area of this irritation becomes rather rough and rough to the touch. Often, even slight touches to it cause unpleasant sensations. Dry scales of the skin exfoliate the plates, and the place of exfoliation plaits and itches.
How long red spots on the face itch and hurt
The state of skin peeling can last for a long time, up to several years, while causing severe discomfort and natural psychological problems.
And what if you can not help advicefriends and regular lubrication with baby cream? And the face is covered with red spots, which, despite all your attempts to relieve the condition, are scaly and aching. The variant, as you already guessed, is one - to urgently appeal to a dermatologist. In this case, self-medication is useless and can only worsen the situation.
What causes macula on the face?
If you have a red patch on your face that peels off and gives you unpleasant sensations, then this can be caused by many factors:
- allergic reaction to medicines, cosmetics, food, pet hair, ultraviolet radiation, seasonal weather changes, etc. (the list can be very large);
- demodicosis (a disease caused bymicroscopic tick demodex, which lives in almost every one of us, but actively multiplies only in the case of a strong weakening of immunity as a result of chronic diseases);
- disorders of the nervous system;
- Gastrointestinal diseases;
- manifestation of avitaminosis;
- fungal skin diseases and many other problems.
Symptoms will prompt
The source of the problem has a profound effect on howthis redness will appear on the face. If it arises periodically and appears not only on the face, then, most likely, we have an allergic reaction. And if the red stain on the face is scaly all the time, then this may be one of the symptoms of liver or gallbladder disease.
An excitable nervous system, which, moreover,undergoes frequent stresses, can also lead to skin disease, expressed in redness, the appearance of itchy, wet sores, which are periodically covered with a rough crust. Such a disease is called nerve eczema.
Do not self-medicate!
Remember that the appearance of disturbing spots on the faceYou can not let yourself go and wait for everything to go by itself, meanwhile "camouflaging" them with cosmetic means. In addition to exacerbating the problem, it will not lead to anything good. If the red stain on the face is peeling off - this is not a cosmetic problem, but an excuse to contact a dermatologist, who, in turn, will tell you what other specialist you need. Because often treatment of such symptoms should be complex.