Signs of skin irritations caused by an allergic reaction include hives that produce welts or red bumps and a rash that itches and burns due to contact dermatitis, which is a condition that results when the skin is in con... More »

Treatments to cure skin irritations include over-the-counter ointments and creams that contain steroid hydrocortisone and help relieve the redness, swelling and itching associated with eczema, explains WebMD. Treatment f... More »

Common facial skin problems include hives, rosacea, cold sores and razor bumps. Other facial skin issues are acne, moles, age spots and melasma, according to WebMD. More »

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