Thread: Butterfly rash?
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Old 07-19-2008, 09:58 PM   #4
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Oakland,California United States
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Re: Butterfly rash?

I have been dx with Lupus since 1995. The rash on my face started about 2-3 years ago. It began as a small dark rash on both cheek bones. My skin was smooth. Saw a dermatologist who gave me a steroid cream and told me it may or may not help. About 6mo-1yr it has not gone away. I am an african american woman, my skin was a brown skin and has since gotten very dark. Still trying to deal with it. I use concealer to help and can't stand the idea of people staring at me. My husband says its okay, but.