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Dry skin and rashes on forehead and ear, flat fleshy area above eyebrow, skin peeling. Cure?

Hi, I have had extrememly dry skin and rash like area on forehead and side of face and ears the past couple of months. I have suddenly developed a flat fleshy area above my right eyebrow. It s like the reamains of a week old acne spot that usually peels away yet it won t. What is it and should I be concerned? It was just there one day...
Asked On : Fri, 13 Apr 2012
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Jan 2014
Hi. Seems you have a condition called Facial Seborrheic dermatitis. I would advice you to use a moderately potent steroid like fluticasone twice daily over the affected area for 2 weeks
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