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What is the cause of bumps and rashes on a child face?

My five yr old has a bumpy rash on his face and a pin prick rash on his back. It appeared after
he had sun lotion on but has never had a reaction before and that was several days ago and it is still there .He has also started crying in the night. He seems OK in himself.
Mon, 14 Oct 2019
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Hi,

It could be an eczematous rash. I would recommend you to apply topical steroid like cortisone cream on the affected areas twice daily along with frequent and regular application of a moisturizing cream on the entire face 2-3 times during the day.

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

Regards,
Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney, Dermatologist
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