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Scalp peeling from sunburn

Premium Questions

Dr. Ilyas Patel MD

Hello doctor, A few weeks ago I managed to accidentally get sunburn on consecutive days on my face ... but was not bright red and there has been no peeling or blistering, however, there has been slight... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilyas Patel ( Dermatologist)
Dr.  T Shobha Deepak MD

I had a severe sunburn on my forehead when I was in Mexico a couple of months ago. Layers of skin peeled off for several weeks afterward. Now it looks like I have no pigmentation where the sunburn ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Shobha Deepak ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Sanjay Kumar Kanodia MD

I have a problem with my scalp . It started with a crust like cradle cap, then it started to itching.Now the scalp is very pink. It itches and feels like a sunburn on top too. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sanjay Kumar Kanodia ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Sanjay Kumar Kanodia MD

I'm quite bald. Sunburn on my head and forehead approx 2 days ago this evening I noticed bulging ... bulging veins due to sunburn? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sanjay Kumar Kanodia ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Klarida Papaqako MD

I spent about 4 hours in the sun yesterday and suffered a sunburn on my scalp . I have thinning hair on the crown of my head, but it is only mildly thinning. I don't have an actual bald spot. I ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Klarida Papaqako ( General & Family Physician)

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Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

ok so i got a sunburn on friday and im a teenager so it might be because my skin is oily or something but my scalp at the very crown has formed a sort of bumpy yellow crystalized crust and it comes ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. VINAY KUMAR MD

My friend shaved his head, then got a severe sunburn. His head is now swollen and leaking a clear fluid. When he wears a hat the swelling goes down into the sides of his face. He has been taking Tylenol ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. VINAY KUMAR ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Pallavi.m MD

I used Wen teatree oil on my scalp the other day and left on overnight, as they tell you to do. I have used this product for several years without a problem. My scalp feels like it has a sunburn ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pallavi.m ( Anesthesiologist)
Dr. Sanjay Kumar Kanodia MD

I got a sunburn on my scalp. I have long hair so it only burned about 3 inches of where my hair parts. The next day, I had these yellow scab like things. I thought it was product build up so I picked ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sanjay Kumar Kanodia ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

both my kids where out in the sun . They got sunburn on their scalp . now they have yellow custy spot that that are stuck to top of heads and don t flake off eaily. When they scatch to get it off ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr.     Suresh Heijebu MD

Hi..sunburn causes redness and blistering of skin,when infected pus gets collected and you wil get yellow crusts.so dont worry just apply some antiseptic cream and cover ur scalp while going out.thankyou.

Dr.  Prasad MD

I would start antiseptic creams on the weeping lesions. Avoid handling it with barefingers. Try to keep it dry and clean. If there are plenty of discharge, keep it covered with a clean dressing. Visit your doctor as you...

Dr. Kakkar S. MD

Hello and welcome to healthcaremagic I would suggest a course of an oral antibiotic along with a short course of an oral steroids for a week or 10 days. Topical moderately potent topical steroid for a few day would also...