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Spring/summer skin allergy?

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yismail84
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by yismail84 on Sun Jun 11, 2023 8:07 pm

Spring/summer skin allergy?

Last spring I started to get a mild red rash on the sides of my face. It only lasted a few weeks then went away. This spring the same rash has come back but more red and persistent. It’s been with me since end of March. I’ve tried everything: prescription antihistamines, eczema creams, buying a silk pillowcase and washing it daily, staying out of the sun, avoiding pollen as much as possible, cleansing twice daily and moisturising several times a day, everything. Nothing seems to work. It’s really frustrating because I just can’t figure out where this allergy/irritation has come from. Any suggestions?
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by advhccenter on Fri Jul 21, 2023 5:01 am

Re: Spring/summer skin allergy?

Sensitivities to pollen cause irritated skin, a runny nose, sniffling, and in some cases bothersome or watery, ragged looking eyes. Specialists can as a rule analyze these sensitivities when ordinary side effects

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by talkhealth on Wed Sep 06, 2023 5:37 pm

Re: Spring/summer skin allergy?

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by maryverymary on Wed Oct 25, 2023 10:21 am

Re: Spring/summer skin allergy?

I had this too. I thought it was an allergy, but it turned out it was just skin irritation.

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