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    A stye is a small, lumpy infection at the point where the eyelash grows out of the eyelid. Read more →

    Also, a fringe can add to the spot problem. Dirt from your hsir will be passed onto your skin, and you could irritate it more.

    Put lots of tea tree oil on your spots and wash with good spot cream put tooth paste on them it works! Put lotion on your face

    Hi there My son is 4 months old and was born with a growth on the bottom lip line, I asked the doctor what it was and he said it was a milk spot and would go but it's only getting bigger is there anything I could do to stop it growing





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    My 6 year old son had chicken pox at christmas. There is one spot on his back just above his buttock that now looks like a blister/cyst is this possible. I have had a nurse look at it she told me not to worry but now and then he complains it hurts any other advise you could give me would be great. Thank you.





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    Spots are certainly something all teenagers grumble at. They can be a nuisance! No worries , simply tell your parents that you feel your spots are bothering you and ask them to take you to the store or a chemist. You can get lots of spot creams these days so read the labels and find out which one suits you best! You can also get a type of face wash that you apply daily to prevent spots. Good luck!

    The white eggs are dead ones - empty egg cases. The live eggs, those that will hatch into lice are a dark brown colour and will be close to the scalp. In a long term infestation it is believed that the lice will develope a changed colour to help them camoflage into the hair, as the different generations of lice hatch. Generally they range from a fairly transparent light brown to a dark brown/black. I find them most easily spotted after they have just fed as their abdomens show up as a dark spot.

    Hi I'm a mum of a 9year old boy. His foreskin has always been very tight and because he suffered many uti's as an infant I never pulled foreskin back while washing him throughout his childhood (as I was afraid of causing more infections) as there has been no close male in his life I never knew that he should be doing this. Anyway to the point, the doctor prescribed a steroid cream which we have been putting on every morning and night, now the skin has come back but the tip is quite purpley/black and then really white near the edges. There is also a white spot I asked him to wipe it but it is very very sore. I ran him a bath and he pulled the skin back again but also very sore he couldn't touch it again. Do I need to seek medical help or is this normal? Please help. Thank you





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    Update, went to doc. Said it something called penile papule (not exact phrase) which is basically sticky tissue, foreskin still stuck to some of the bellend. Some more steroid cream to be applied and should come loose. Also gave a gel to numb sore bits to put the cream on.

    I'm 14 and my foreskin pulls back but it gets very tight round the glands and is hard to get back but I can get it back normaly also when erect it dosent pull back what can I do to make it loose?

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    on my foot i have a red lumpy spot what i gt in canda about half a year ago even more and dnt know what it is i am worried and think its cancer but i nt sure if eny one cn help ill be very glad and also i have a fash spot on my noise but cant get ride of it





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    Hi I am 13 and I have 7 patches of hair missing from the side and back of my head. None of my family members have this deasese. I never thought I would get this deasese called alopeca. It all happened so sudden. My cousins was the people who spotted it out. I started out with just a little tiny spot in the back of my head. My mom thought it was because of some bad clippers that the barber shop man didn't sanitize. But a week later the spot in the back of my head turned into a hudge bald spot. Then a couple days later the spot started popping up on other parts of my head. My mom immediately took me to the doctor. He told me that I had alopeca. He gave me pills for it all I could do was pray and hope that god answer my prayer and cure this desease





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    My 4 year old son has molluscum and starts school in Sept. They seem to be getting worse. I was thinking about taking him private for a consultation would it be worth it? Also is it true that once the head of the spot bursts the spot is going away? i am also worried that my 3 wk old baby will get it. please help its really worrying me





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    My son who is 4 had molluscum for months in the end i searched the internet because it was just getting worse and found the 100 percentnature website and ordered some products from them. We used black elderberry and active silver and within a couple of weeks we noticed such a difference and within 6 weeks it had completely cleared up. It worked for us and definetly worth the money.I hope this is of help.

    My son is 4yrs old and he also has had the condition since Oct/Nov 2009. In March I was searching online and found the 100 Percent Nature website and I bought the kit recommended there. The results have been amazing. In one month, not only the spots have decreased in number but also have not spread. The condition has also stopped bothering him as it was before - he had terrible itching as well as pain when the spots burst. I wish I had taken before and after pics!

    My little girl whos 3, started with a spot looking thing on her tummy, I watched it for a few weeks and it then went to 3 spot looking things, I went to the doctors and they gave me some fungal cream but this didn't work and now after another month they seem to have got slightly bigger and spread more. My 2 year old son also has something that looks very similar on the back of his leg that I just noticed and I hope it's not because it is contagious. I have booked another appointment at the doctors. What do you think it could be?





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    My daughter age 12 has CM on the back of her thigh, she has had this for around 6 months, we have been told to leave them alone info given by dr which says they should not be itchy or painful, although they are both and becoming very angry and inflamed. in the last week they have spead down her leg onto her other leg and now has a spot appeared on her neck (hoping this is not another one!), my neighbour has lots of old remedies so currently we are trying 'epsom salts' from chemist mixed with 'glycerine' to form a paste, this is placed on lint and covered so the spot cannot breath - this should draw out any infection, lets hope! will keep you posted!





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    My daughter ten and six month ago we started to notice that she was small bald spot and everyday it was getting bigger and working up the head ,took her to the doctors and they gave her a cream to use on the bald spot and the hair started to come bk a few weeks later we notice a bald on the side of her, so we used the cream again and the hair starting to come bk but it travelling bk down into the new hair on the bk of her so that bald again, could this be link to the thyroid?





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    my 7 year old grand-daughter has alopecia, one spot at the front of her head,she had an operation as she has talipes. could stress have caused this and is there anything we can do for her





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    My 4 year old has one single raised red spot with a paler centre filled will liquid on his thigh. Is this the start of chickenpox???





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    my daughter is 4 n as the same problem, i'm sick of washing her knickers n bedding all the time n it is stopping her having a normal life at school but all the above is spot on with my story i do feel for you cathy xx

    My son (4) has just one spot on his face which looks as though he has picked it. He hasn't and it won't seem to go away. Had it now for about 7 weeks. Seen nurse who advise not infectious. Am seeing GP next week, bit concerned it's a type of birth mark as he has one on his head under hair. Any ideas!





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    hi im 15 and i got spots on my back and chest but ive use blackhead remover and spot cream and spots wips but they haven't work they im so embarised to to wea a top with a jumper what can i do ?





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    My daughter is 2 1/2 years old.. she will be 3 in november and she been walking on her tiptoes for over a year now..i assumed it was normal until now im seeing that she has a hard spot coming close to her toes since she walk on them all the time.. i was wondering do i need to ask her doctor about it or its just her age and its common.. i need to know..





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    forgot to add that there is nothing embarrassing about DDH - though the NHS should be embarrassed about not having a proper screening programme in place and not training their staff to spot the signs of DDH. And also a big thanks to STEPS and the other parents on the forum who help to make the whole process a bit less lonely and provide so much support.





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    have to agree with you there jacqui my little boy has talipes and im a member of STEPS forum but the DDH screening is a joke. If zack had not have had talipes he wouldnt have had an ultrasound to check for DDH.

    couldnt agree more although we got really funny looks with my daughter in a spica cast all we did was ask that they asked what happened rather than stare.

    Hi. My 17 month old daughter had impetigo a few months ago andwas given a cream but it didnt work. But eventually went away as I kept it clean etc. But every now and then sshe sheems to get a white spot in the corner of her mouth (where it was) it seems to goa bit red but goes after a few days please could you let me know why this is happening and how I can get rid of the hhorrible red mark :(





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    I am 13, i have got nits and i am paranoid that people are going to see them or even my teachers when they are standing behind me, i have tried so many lotions and potions and recently it has just got really bad i can feel where they have fed on my blood and that, it is like a big spot. I am also a gymnast so when my gymnastic coach asks to do my hair i wont let her and i have to find an exuse really quickly, it is really awkward.





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    Iv'e had lice since i was 6 now im 13 my mum couldn't get them outi still have them now she use lots of chemicals anhedrin but they diddn't get the eggs out i have lose confidence with my hair i don't really put my hair up anymore just in case my friends spot them i'm reall nervous but please can someone help me thanx :)





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    You can get nit combs from boots or the internet these will help get the eggs out. Please don't worry its a simple problem to solve with some help from your mum or a family member, friend, teacher etc. Sometimes you have to repeat treatments for a few weeks and keep combing the nits out. Take care & keep smiling x

    You have to wash your bedding/spray your furniture/car, etc. Anything you came in contact with that they could be on. They sell (CVS/Walgreens, etc.) lice combs that you comb thru dry hair and it zaps the live ones. This is how I found them on my daughter a couple days ago; I'd personally run it thru ur hair every day once found and then weekly after you are cleared. It takes 10 days for those hatched to lay eggs, so to help in the process, you can kill any that hatch if the nit comb doesn't work.

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    hi there my son has had these horrible things for nearly 2years, ive have started using a method of 1/2 cup of table salt and 2 cups of cider vinegar in a warm bath for an hour which has made the ones hes had the longest come to a head like a spot i then give it a little squeeze and a lillte white ball came out, it has now got a scab on it .

    our daughter had these on her bottom, legs and tummy - we used neat tea tree oil applied with cotton bud direct onto each spot - this is naturally antiseptic and helped to dry up the spots preventing deep scars - she still has some small scarring 6 years later but this treatment seemed the only thing that worked.

    My 9yr old son has developed a bald spot just under the crown on his head been to doctor at moment treating it for ring worm but i am not so sure it is ring worm as not red or have any other symptoms on body could you tell me what it could be please?





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    Hey i was watching this programme and came across the little boy who has to wear the hat to help with his head shape, its conserned me now because my little boy who is 6 months old has the same thing with his head he was born with swelling and a very large soft spot it was 4 fingered long! i was wondering if you could give me some advice cause im conserned about it now :) Thankyou





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