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Experience:  30 years practice in general and cosmetic dermatology
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Why is face always itching and when I get close to someone

Customer Question

Why is face always itching and when I get close to someone else they itch their face and eyes?
JA: How long have you been dealing with this issue? Any other skin concerns?
Customer: Many years and I believe it is preventing me from getting and keeping good jobs!
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Not really I have taken everything and used every shampoo ointment zapping!! It's like a cloud of dust particles flow me everywhere I go!!
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 month ago.

Hello, this is Dr. David. I am reviewing your question now and will be with you momentarily.

Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 month ago.

can you up load a clear jpg photo of your face?

have you consulted with a dermatologist?

have you had a skin biospy to help with diagnosis?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
No picture nothing on my face. I have seen many dermatologists!!!
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 month ago.

have you had your thyroid hormone levels checked?

hyperthyroidism can cause high levels and itchy skin.

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
No why do others face and eyes itch when I get close to them?
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 month ago.

does this happen when you go see your doctor?

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
All the time what medication do suggest?
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 month ago.

you should get your thyroid hormone levels checked.

you should see if your doctor's face and eyes itch when you are there.

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
Do you recommend a type of shampoo or topical cream?
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 month ago.

no, you have to see a doctor and get evaluation

do you have excessive anxiety symptoms ?

severe anxiety can cause you to itch and scratch at your skin

and worry that others are doing it as well

you may benefit from anti-anxiety medications.

Customer: replied 1 month ago.
No this why I have been dealing with this so long because of missed diagnosis. I need something to get rid of this big or mite whatever.
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
If you're just gonna refer me to another quack why am I paying you for this???
Customer: replied 1 month ago.
This is serious stuff and you are just recommending a doctor !!!!!
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 month ago.

I am asking you questions.

I am not referring you to other doctors

I asked you to upload a photo of your skin.

I asked you if you had anxiety symptoms.

we are here to answer medical questions, not make diagnosis for you.

I can't see your skin or evaluate your skin condition