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    Heat rash? What is this??
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    An_246093 posted:


    Can someone tell me what this is? I don't know if it's ringworm, but it started about 6 months ago, and continued to spread first on my stomach, now the whole chest area, BACK, arms, back crease of my legs and groin area. I've been taking Aveeno for Eczema thinking it was that, but I don't think it's helping. It gets darker every time my body conducts heat, and it's very itchy!!! Please help if you have experienced something like this before! I model, and it's killing me to have to turn down work!!
     
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    harleyquinn47 responded:
    I had this happen to me too, try using Dove body wash, then getting an anti-itch cream with 1% hydrocortisone. Take warm not hot showers, and keep them short if you can. Pat the skin dry, put the cream on, then cover with an extremely moisturizing lotion before the skin is fully dry. Make sure you use a lotion after. Also, if it seems to get worse after the skin gets warm, try and wear loose fitting clothes. If it doesn't start to get better, go to a doctor. It might be something else but I don't think it's ringworm. Mine was on my stomach and along my chest. I hope you find your answer soon!


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