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Recurring redness over face, neck and ears, itching and warmness over the area. Cause?

My face, neck and ears have suddenly become red, and I feel quite hot in these areas and very itchy. This has been happening since Friday. I did buy a new facial cream which I applied on Thursday and Friday twice. On Saturday this red, itchy effect started, so I stopped using the cream. I came into work today and I was fine, then in the past hour my face has got redder and hotter and very itchy.
Asked On : Fri, 5 Oct 2012
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Thanks for the query,

You might be suffering from rosaceae.

It mainly presents with redness of face,

Most often there are no other complaints.

Photosensitivity is also seen.

You need to apply anti inflammatory creams like metronidazole.

Also apply a sunscreen in day.

Let me know if you have any other doubt.

you can ask a direct question to me on this forum, following the below link.

Wishing you good health,
Thank you
Answered: Sat, 31 Aug 2013
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