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Dr. Anil
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I woke up this morning with a rash on my face. It's warm and

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I woke up this morning with a rash on my face. It's warm and itchy. Small bumps all over it. I have no idea what caused it and no idea what to do about it. Is there anything I can do to calm this down? I have to go to work!
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Anil replied 1 year ago.
Hello,
You can try some self care measures like
Take OTC Motrin and Claritin.
Also apply cool compresses with cool water.
Calamine lotion,OTC 1% hydrocortisone cream mixed with Bacitracin can be tried.
Possible causes may include Irritant dermatitis,seborrhoeic dermatitis,Urticaria.
You should however consult a dermatologist to make a particular diagnosis for the rash. Depending on the specific cause for the rash, other specific treatments like antifungals or corticosteroid creams will be necessary.
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