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I have a red patch around my nose, I have tryed some creams

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I have a red patch around my nose, I have tryed some creams but it doesn't clear up
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Hasan replied 3 years ago.
Dr. Hasan :

Hi, Thanks for your question. I'm Dr. Hasan and I'll try to help you.

Dr. Hasan :

Since how long you have this?

Dr. Hasan :

Any itching associated?

Customer:

about 6 mths

Dr. Hasan :

ok

Dr. Hasan :

Which creams you have tried?

Customer:

Hydrocortisone cream and Bio-oil

Dr. Hasan :

For how long?

Customer:

Cream foe 3mths and Bio-oil for the last few mths

Dr. Hasan :

Have they helped a bit?

Customer:

the crean no, the oil a bit

Dr. Hasan :

Any itching?

Dr. Hasan :

What are your diagnosed medical problems?

Dr. Hasan :

Do you have any other symptoms besides this rash?

Customer:

Doesn't itch and it's not sore, just red. have CKD

Dr. Hasan :

Can you upload a picture of it here?

Dr. Hasan :

It's easy.

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1. Click the paperclip icon

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3. Click the Browse button

4. Select your file and click Open

5. Click OK

6. Click Insert

7. Click Save Changes on this page

Dr. Hasan :

If it is not possible, let me know, I can still help you.

Customer:

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Dr. Hasan :

Thanks for your input.

Dr. Hasan :

Have you seen doctor so far?

Customer:

no not let

Dr. Hasan :

Did this develop gradually?

Customer:

yes

Dr. Hasan :

Do you have hair dandruff?

Customer:

no

Dr. Hasan :

Thanks a lot for your input.

Dr. Hasan :

This seems like seborrhoeic dermatitis or it can be a fungal infection.

Dr. Hasan :

Don't worry I will address your question in two aspects; what you can do yourself and what your doctor can do for you. As far as what you can do yourself is concerned in such situations following measures can help you.

Customer:

ok

Dr. Hasan :

Application of Monistat skin cream twice daily.

Customer:

where can i get that from

Dr. Hasan :

Capsule Lumitene (Beta Carotene) one in morning and one in evening for 1 month. This being an excellent anti-oxidant can decreases the redness associated with this condition.

Dr. Hasan :

You can get them from phrmacy

Dr. Hasan :

They are OTC

Dr. Hasan :

over the counter

Dr. Hasan :

Moreover take tab biotin twice daily.

Dr. Hasan :

This is a vitamin and will help you regarding recurrence of this problem.

Dr. Hasan :

If symptoms persist, see a dermatologist and proceed accordingly.

Dr. Hasan :

I hope this helps you

Dr. Hasan :

While using the above, don't use hydrocortisone or bio oil.

Dr. Hasan :

Any question please?

Customer:

thank you i'll give that a go and see what happends. thanks again

Dr. Hasan :

You are most welcome. I wish you good luck and that you get well soon. My goal is to provide you with excellent service – if you feel you have received anything less, please reply back as I am happy to address follow-up questions. Kindly rate me when you are done. You can come back here to ask anything even after you have rated the answer. I will be glad to help you always.

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Expert:  Dr. Hasan replied 3 years ago.
HI Charlie, I was concerned so I thought I should ask that how are you feeling now? Is there anything I can help you with? Regards