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    What causes red itchy rashes on nose?

Hi,
Im Evelyn, 27 yrs.old.my height is 5'5 and my weight is 80kg. I would like to ask a question for my problem.I have a red rashes on the top of my nose,it feels itchy and redish..before its only a small pimple,but i accidentally scratch it and become bigger now, Actually I consulted it already to my doctor,and also to my dermatology..but their findings was different..first result was cause of bacteria the second one is fungal infection,,because of that findings?im so confused..my prob.was not solved.hope you would help me. thanks
Tue, 26 Nov 2019
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Hello,

Since you have rashes on your nose avoid over exposure to the sunlight, alcohol, hot beverage or spicy food. Rashes are commonly caused by irritation, allergic reactions, environmental factors, etc. Medical conditions that can cause red itchy rashes are contact dermatitis, rosacea, lupus, sunburn, windburn, spider veins, etc. You can apply hydrocortisone cream on the affected area. Aloe vera gel & calamine lotion are effective. Apply SPF sunscreen. Avoid chemical cosmetics & toning products, scented tissues, new laundry detergents.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if I can assist you further.

Regards,
Dr. Nupur K, General & Family Physician
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