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I have a rash that is bumpy and really itcy on my eye lid,

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I have a rash that is bumpy and really itcy on my eye lid, elbow and hip. I have tried many creams ect. but it keeps getting worse.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.

This is Dr. David

the bumpy rash could be eczema or a fungal infection or Keratosis Pilaris which is like chicken skin.

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Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Here are some photos
Expert:  Dr. David replied 1 year ago.

on your elbows it looks like Keratosis Pilaris.

the photo of your face isn't all that clear. could be eczema or keratosis pilaris.

Creams containing alpha hydroxy acid, lactic acid, salicylic acid or urea help loosen and remove dead skin cells. They also moisturize and soften dry skin

you might want to try an exfoliating soap or a loofah in the shower on those areas

you can also try over the counter 1% hydrocortisone cream as well to help decrease itchiness.

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