How JustAnswer Works:
  • Ask an Expert
    Experts are full of valuable knowledge and are ready to help with any question. Credentials confirmed by a Fortune 500 verification firm.
  • Get a Professional Answer
    Via email, text message, or notification as you wait on our site.
    Ask follow up questions if you need to.
  • 100% Satisfaction Guarantee
    Rate the answer you receive.
Ask Dr. Gehring Your Own Question
Dr. Gehring
Dr. Gehring, Board Certified MD
Category: Medical
Satisfied Customers: 24655
Experience:  Private Practice for 20 years.Specialized in emergency care, psychosomatic diseases,sexual medicine, acupuncture.
61885400
Type Your Medical Question Here...
Dr. Gehring is online now

Somehow, my head and neck became badly sunburned on an

Customer Question

Somehow, my head and neck became badly sunburned on an overcast day yesterday. I've applied after sun and Sudacrem since then but it's leaking yellow fluid whi I've read is plasma. 24 hours on, I've read that no creams should be used. Perhaps too late but, do I apply cream for sunburn or not?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Gehring replied 1 year ago.

Hi there,

I am Dr.Customerand pleased to help you with your question.

Please don't apply any more cream, just cover the leaking skin with sterile pads.

Please let your GP check the wounds tomorrow and your medication, to. Maybe you take substances like St. John's Worth that increases the sensitivity for sun.

I wish you a soon recovery!

Expert:  Dr. Gehring replied 1 year ago.

Aren't you going to read my answer at all? How are you doing now?