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Reddish inflamed face after using scrub pads. Not responding to elidel. Diagnosed as PD. Any advice?

Hi! I used scrub pads 7 years ago twice after 2nd time my face went up inflamed but was give steroid which made it worse then was given Elidel and it works but the same thing happens once I stop using it my rash is worse. I don t know what else to do my face is red & inflammed with red dots everywhere. I had biopsy no one said I had PD.
Asked On : Fri, 22 Mar 2013
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Hi, first and foremost what do you mean by PD ? is it photodermatitis?
Secondly hearing you it seems that your skin is going really dry due to which it goes inflamed and red.
Elidel is a correct cream but you should put on lots of moistourisers in the day to stop it coming back
never use the scrub pads again. take care
Answered: Tue, 2 Jul 2013
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