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Old 11-23-2007, 10:56 PM   #1
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becashton HB User
Angry another skin issue

I am extremely fair and burn easily in the sun.. I have gradually noticed my skin on the backs of my arms is blotchy and purple and front of my arms look sunburnt all the time.. My chest is red too.. people always ask how i got so burnt!! I get hot easily too. Redness gets worse if i work out or get embarassed. My chest down is lily white.. what is this condition and how can i fix it???? pls help

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Old 11-29-2007, 12:50 PM   #2
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Re: another skin issue

hi have you asked to be tested for telangiectasia? i have just been diagnosed, and had never herd of it! it affects very fair and sensitive skined people, usually women. its blood vessels near to the surface, i am still reading up about it but there is not much info!

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Old 12-01-2007, 10:53 PM   #3
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becashton HB User
Re: another skin issue

thanks do they test for the condition???

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