rash on forearm

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
[ << Previous Thread | Next Thread >> ]

jdeet
Regular Member


Date Joined Jan 2008
Total Posts : 32
   Posted 2/11/2008 7:53 AM (GMT -6)   
Hi all,
do any of you get rashes on your forearm?  Looks like tiny pimples and are a bit itchy.  Do they last long?  hours, days?

AlwaysRosie
Veteran Member


Date Joined Jan 2005
Total Posts : 8616
   Posted 2/11/2008 6:37 PM (GMT -6)   
Hi Jdeet . . . I do get rashes on the back of my hands from the sun (this rash is itchy). It will also cause a dusky rash on my forearms which is not itchy. This can last from a day to months. Watch the sun, it can really cause trouble. I cover ALL summer, even in the car.

Blessings!

In His Grip

AlwaysRosie           "We can't control the waves, but we can learn how to surf!!"

Psalms 139

Co-Moderator - Lupus Forum

UCTD, Hashimotos, Inflammatory Bowel, Inflammatory Arthritis

Clickable Links:  Lupus Resources    Lupous.Org   Lupus Criteria (4 of 11)   Lupus Chapter Locator


gloryroad
Regular Member


Date Joined Oct 2006
Total Posts : 193
   Posted 2/11/2008 8:29 PM (GMT -6)   
I get horrible itchy rashes on my forearms and backs of hands from the sun. Steroid creams have helped but as Rosie said; stay out of the sun. for me, it is the one known thing that causes me to flare bad.
Gloryroad


gloryroad
Regular Member


Date Joined Oct 2006
Total Posts : 193
   Posted 2/11/2008 8:30 PM (GMT -6)   
Oh - and they can last a few days up to several weeks. If I catch it early, it only lasts a few days.
Gloryroad

New Topic Post Reply Printable Version
Forum Information
Currently it is Saturday, July 29, 2017 5:42 AM (GMT -6)
There are a total of 2,847,551 posts in 312,454 threads.
View Active Threads


Who's Online
This forum has 154248 registered members. Please welcome our newest member, Moeencookg.
298 Guest(s), 5 Registered Member(s) are currently online.  Details
scwm, Pratoman, Jerry_Delaware, Moeencookg, Jack & Diane


Follow HealingWell.com on Facebook  Follow HealingWell.com on Twitter  Follow HealingWell.com on Pinterest
Advertisement
Advertisement

©1996-2017 HealingWell.com LLC  All rights reserved.

Advertise | Privacy Policy & Disclaimer