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Brown, blotchy, itchy burning behind neck up to hair. What is it?

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My 19 yr old niece has brown blotchy itchy burning behind her neck up to her hair. She is a red head extremely light complection. What is it
Posted Wed, 23 May 2012 in Skin Hair and Nails
Answered by Dr. Rohit Batra 7 hours later

Thanks for your query.

Brownish blotchy itchy lesions on neck till hairline can occur as a result of any product like XXXXXXX hair color, hair oil etc.

If there is no such history then sun exposure can lead to such a condition.

Sun avoidance along with topical steroidal creams can benefit in the condition.


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