How to use Itchy in a sentence
An ordinary mole is not usually itchy or painful.
Many skin conditions cause an itchy rash.
The foot licking is usually tied to an itchy infection of this nature.
At the bite scene, the body develops a raised itchy bump containing the substances and fluids that irritate the skin as our bodies try to fight off the foreign enzymes.
If the rash is itchy, use an over-the-counter antihistamine such as Benadryl.Advertisement
Calamine lotion is recommended for itchy skin.
These include a runny nose, sneezing, itchy eyes and general lethargy.
She is itchy all over and gets many scabs and has hair loss.
This condition is surprisingly common, and manifests as an itchy, flaky scalp.
Juniper shrubs, for example, often cause a burning, itchy skin rash.Advertisement
Common side effects of acne creams are red, itchy, or scaly skin.
Students may be thinking they'll need to wear white dress shirts and itchy wool blazers all day, while teachers may be thinking more along the lines of polo shirts with the school logo and a pair of khaki pants.
In these cases the dogs suddenly become extremely itchy over a small area.
They cause tiny puncture wounds in the skin which are very itchy.
The pads of their feet are often itchy, puffy and inflamed.Advertisement
At just over 6 months gone I started to feel very itchy.
Question About a year ago my rectum started getting itchy.
In its mildest form, eczema is simply a tendency to have itchy, dry skin.
Note the rural setting and the license plate that says itchy.
Like a swarthy old drill sergeant, we at itchy are at hand to kick you lazy layabouts into touch.Advertisement
Well it's 3 weeks down the line and Itchy and Scratchy are looking 100 times better and have grown into cheeky little mischief-makers.
With dry, itchy skin, moisturize the skin several times a day with a water-based cream.
But then, you ca n't pander to the masses, can you, because that way lies itchy green jumpers.
Cheyletiella mites (frequently harbored by dogs and cats) Intensely itchy papules appear where the mites have fed on skin.
In classical, plaque psoriasis, the lesions are well defined, raised, reddish, slightly itchy plaques covered with loose silvery scales.Advertisement
He was a founder member of the award winning saxophone quartet, Itchy Fingers.
The symptoms include a red, itchy rash where the allergen has been in contact with the skin.
It now feels itchy, burning and I think I also have shaving rash.
Sneezing, a blocked or runny nose and itchy eyes are common symptoms of hay fever, also called seasonal allergic rhinitis.
It's also great for flaky, itchy scalp.
It contains chickweed, a herb that has been used for centuries to heal cuts and wounds and soothe itchy, irritated skin.
I am not only itchy; it is very sore and sometimes swollen.
Antihistamines Antihistamines provide quick relief for symptoms such as the sneezes, runny nose, itchy, watery eyes and itchy throats.
Often this fluid causes a welt on the skin that becomes irritated, inflamed and itchy.
Symptoms vary with each person, but most develop an itchy, red welt.
The mites can be transmitted to humans and cause an itchy rash, so they are a potential zoonosis.
Nothing kills the Halloween spirit like an itchy rash all over your face and neck, or a trip to the hospital.
However, often people experience a stinging or burning sensation in addition to feeling itchy.
No one wants to purchase a new comforter only to find themselves curling up with an itchy blanket or shivering in the middle of the night because the comforter is too thin.
The itchy wool of yesteryear is almost unheard of today.
Remember that a beautiful lace dress isn't quite as beautiful if your daughter refuses to wear it because the lace is "itchy".
This fabric is ideal for the summer months because it is light and it allows the skin to breathe, preventing both overheating and itchy rashes.
Once the skin dries, your dog will be very itchy and will scratch often.
The vet said it was allergies, but the regular allergy medication she told us to give him doesn't seem to work, and his ears are so very itchy!
As for the foot licking, it can lead to an itchy yeast infection.
The vet can also prescribe medication to clear up the itchy bumps.
From dry, itchy coats to yeast infections of the pads and ears, skin allergies plague many dogs.
That's because regardless of color, no one wants to spend their time in an itchy and uncomfortable sweater!
Unfortunately, most women can probably relate to that feeling of discomfort that comes along with wearing a garment that is too something - too snug, too itchy or, yes, too darn tight.
Some women may find lace itchy against their skin.
The downside to owning a wool coat is that most wool garments are dry-clean only, and for some people wool feels itchy and can even irritate the skin.
Those sections of the light spectrum can cause headaches, fatigued eyes, itchy eyes, and blurred lenses.
The rash may be flat or raised and may or may not be itchy.
Histamine also stimulates pain receptors, causing the itchy, scratchy nose, eyes, and throat common in allergic rhinitis.
Skin rashes or hives can range from measles-like rashes to itchy welts.
When children scratch their itchy bottoms, the tiny eggs get under their fingernails.
Allergic reaction-An immune system reaction to a substance in the environment; symptoms include rash, inflammation, sneezing, itchy watery eyes, and runny nose.
Urticaria-An itchy rash usually associated with an allergic reaction.
They may be mild to severely itchy, and they can spread to other parts of the body.
These spots, which may be itchy, last for three to 12 weeks.
There is usually no redness or pain, although the area may be quite itchy.
It is common for children to be itchy occasionally.
While itching is the most noticeable symptom in many skin diseases, it does not necessarily mean that a person who feels itchy has a disease.
Others may develop an itchy red drug rash or hives because of an allergy to a specific drug such as penicillin.
Specific itchy areas may occur if a person comes in contact with soap, detergents, or wool or other rough-textured, scratchy material.
If the child is itchy all over or has a localized itch in combination with a rash, fever, infection, or is acting sick, the doctor should be contacted.
In general, itchy skin should be treated very gently.
While scratching may temporarily ease the itch, in the long run scratching makes the itch worse and can lead to an endless cycle in which scratching an itch makes it more itchy.
There are certain things people can do to avoid itchy skin.
Treating sensitive skin carefully, avoiding overdrying of the skin, and protecting against diseases that cause itchy rashes are all good ways to avoid itching.
Atopic dermatitis-An intensely itchy inflammation often found on the face, in the bend of the elbow, and behind the knees of people prone to allergies.
Dermatitis herpetiformis-A chronic, very itchy skin disease with groups of red lesions that leave spots behind when they heal.
Eczema-A superficial type of inflammation of the skin that may be very itchy and weeping in the early stages; later, the affected skin becomes crusted, scaly, and thick.
Lichen planus-A noncancerous, chronic itchy skin disease that causes small, flat purple plaques on wrists, forearm, ankles.
Neurodermatitis-An itchy skin disease (also called lichen simplex chronicus) found in nervous, anxious people.
Swimmer's itch-An allergic skin inflammation caused by a sensitivity to flatworms that die under the skin, resulting in an itchy rash.
Children who are itchy should have their finger nails cut short to help ensure that they do not scratch the itchy area enough to create breaks in the skin.
For itchy eyes, antihistamine eye drops may be used.
In most cases, however, the bite simply produces a hard, painful, itchy, and discolored area that heals without treatment in two to three days.
A blister or a red, swollen, itchy patch then develops.
Instantly painful and itchy red lesions usually result.
Also, the antihistamine diphenhydramine hydrochloride (Benadryl) may help to relieve itchy eyes.
It starts as itchy, inflamed red patches or streaks, and as the oil penetrates into the skin, blisters and small papules form.
They relieve general aches and pains and can ease dry or oily, inflamed or itchy skin.
In children as well as adults therapeutic baths are useful for itchy skin, hives, sunburn, chafing, poison ivy and oak, eczema, skin irritation, and dry skin.
Bath oils are used as an emollient to ease itchy skin and eczema.
Cornstarch is a soothing, drying bath for itchy skin.
Many flat, red, scaly, itchy lesions called pintids occur either near the primary lesion, or scattered around the body.
It produces an itchy, blistery rash that typically lasts about a week and is sometimes accompanied by a fever or other symptoms.
After another 12 to 24 hours the spots typically become itchy, fluid-filled bumps called vesicles, which continue to appear in crops for the next two to five days.
Most children first develop an itchy skin rash.
Although rash is less common than with streptobacillary rat-bite fever, there may be a lightly rosy, itchy rash all over the body.
In most instances chickenpox is not a serious disease, although the itchy lesions and fever and other mild flu-like symptoms may cause a week or two of discomfort.
Itchy rashes and hives may be treated with over-the-counter products such as oral antihistamines.
Some of the chemicals released sensitize pain nerve endings, causing the affected area to become itchy and sensitive.
The rash is not itchy and usually does not bother babies.
When yeast is present, the rash is itchy and uncomfortable.
If the rash does not improve after regular washings with baby shampoo or if the rash spreads and becomes red and itchy, especially in the diaper area, the doctor should be consulted.
Antihistamines are taken to relieve the symptoms of sneezing, runny nose, itchy eyes, and congestion.
Histamine also stimulates pain receptors, causing the itchy nose, eyes, and throat common in allergic rhinitis.
Airborne allergens cause the sneezing, runny nose, and itchy, bloodshot eyes of allergic rhinitis (hay fever).
Allergic rhinitis is characterized by an itchy, runny nose, sneezing, and often a scratchy or irritated throat due to postnasal drip.
Contact dermatitis is marked by red, itchy, weepy skin blisters, and an eczema that is slow to heal.
Skin reactions include the raised, red, and itchy patches called hives that characteristically blanch with pressure and resolve within 24 hours.
Most types of dermatitis are characterized by an itchy pink or red rash.
If you're suffering from an itchy, flaky scalp, Nexxus dandruff shampoo can come to your rescue.
He or she can prescribe stronger shampoos or other treatments to rid you of your itchy, flaky scalp forever.
Since the presence of lice can cause an itchy, irritated scalp, a person with lice is at risk of developing skin sores and infections caused by excessive scratching.
The last thing you want is to feel sweaty or itchy because you're lying on a wet wool blanket.
Not only do black hair strands tend to lack moisture, but those with black hair often suffer from dry, itchy scalps as well.
The older generation was shocked, but for those who had suffered with itchy stockings and heavy undergarments in all weather, it was the beginning of real clothing liberation.
Humidifiers can help prevent dehydration which can lead to dry, itchy skin and chapped lips.
Bionaire humidifiers can alleviate dry skin and itchy eyes and remove that stale air smell from your home.
Kids get cranky in clothes that are itchy or too tight.
No matter how cute and sexy a costume is, if it's too tight, itchy, awkward, or otherwise uncomfortable, you may end up wishing you had gone as Suzy Sweatpants instead of Provocative Polly.
So, if you experience a strange and extremely itchy rash, the severity of which responds to a gluten elimination diet, you have strong reason to suspect celiac disease as the culprit.
Dermatitis herpetiformis is the result of the autoimmune component of celiac disease, and presents as an intensely itchy rash with a distinctive pattern of blisters and lesions.
Dermatitis herpetiformis is a skin condition characterized by intensely itchy bumps and blisters, usually occurring at the scalp, knees, elbows, back and buttocks of affected individuals.
It is gritty and itchy and creeps into uncomfortable places.
Some find the fabrics itchy or the styles too restrictive.
If you started using a new product after getting the tattoo and have developed red, itchy skin, try taking a break from that product or switching to a different brand.
Resist the urge to pick at any scabs or crust, and absolutely do not scratch your tattoo if it becomes itchy during the healing process.
Loud noises, distracting lights, and itchy materials can be very bothersome to anyone but they can be painful for a child with sensory problem.
While they may not have a sizable navy, air force or in many other ways match our capability, they do have itchy fingers on nuclear triggers.
A blistering, itchy skin disease, dermatitis herbetiformis, may also occur as a result of being intolerant to gluten.
The designers of this bra have freed women of itchy tags and tugging seams without sacrificing style or comfort.
Materials - A satin and lace cami is, of course, going to feel very smooth and soft against your skin, but just lace may be a bit itchy if it isn't very high quality.
Before you go shopping, consider if you have any allergies (the last thing you want is to feel itchy all over!).
Thankfully, a lot of the complaints of the past, like itchy tags, are long gone.
Don't think of nylon tricot briefs for men as uncomfortable, itchy or binding.
They also protect your skin from itchy fabric, acting as a barrier between your skin and the irritant.
Keep warm (if the outfit is wool, for example), but don't stay uncomfortable and itchy.
Also consider the fabric of the gown; don't get anything that is likely to be itchy or uncomfortable for your child.
Looking for a diagnosis for that itchy, red patch on your arm or those spots your spouse is complaining about?
This rash is red and very itchy, often with small blisters.
It can produce a round, circular rash on the skin, caused by a fungus and is typically itchy.
The rash starts out looking like an all-over sunburn, and may have tiny, itchy bumps.
Allergens. Allergies can make your skin feel dry, tight, and itchy.
Atopic dermatitis is a common form of eczema, a sort of over-reaction to skin irritants that causes an itchy rash.
People with atopic dermatitis have dry, itchy skin which may even crack and bleed.
This skin problem is itchy and may be accompanied by other symptoms. like high fever.
Stress, as well as allergies, can cause an itchy red outbreak of bumps known as wheals.
Most of us experience dry, itchy skin in the winter.
Some people need to apply them daily or even twice a day to ward off itchy skin.
If your skin's dried out, chances are you are going to have itchy skin.
Often allergies, asthma, and itchy skin go hand-in-hand.
Fragranced lotions, creams, skin treatments, and soaps can cause itchy skin.
Most people will get an itchy skin rash within a day or two.
Eczema. Eczema is an itchy skin condition characterized by scaly red patches.
Eczema, a type of atopic dermatitis, is a condition that may cause rough, itchy, thickened skin.
If you think poison ivy or oak may be to blame, use gloves and anti-itch creams to treat an itchy rash.
Though winter isn't the ideal time of year for those prone to dry, itchy, irritated skin, there are ways to combat the issues that tend to crop up when there's snow on the ground.
Characterized by a dry, itchy rash, it varies in severity and methods of treatment.
Whether it is red and itchy, painful and inflamed, or just plain unsightly, skin problems can be a real cause for concern.
There are several types of skin rashes, most of which manifest as itchy, red patches on the body.
This type of skin rash will be red and uncomfortably itchy and may even raise blisters.
The most typical types of fungal rashes are jock itch and yeast infection, both of which are characterized by red and itchy skin in the genital area.
Fortunately, although they can be itchy, uncomfortable or even painful, most rashes are harmless and can be treated with an over the counter medication or homeopathic remedy.
They will present as red and itchy skin in the genital area.
Both are characterized by red and itchy blisters.
A similar blemish that becomes itchy and/or is sore.
Later, as the swelling at the bite scene takes place, mosquito bites can turn even the most calm and collected person into an itchy, uncontrollable mess.
Subsequent bitings, which carry an abundance of foreign proteins into the body, are usually the cause of red, swollen, and itchy bumps within 24 hours.
These fluids, containing digestive acids and other bodily substances, cause an uncomfortable and itchy allergic reaction in most people.
In most cases, the fluids cause a mild allergic reaction in the victim, which then produces the swollen, itchy mass known as the mosquito bite.
A rash is a very uncomfortable, itchy and irritating topical skin condition.
These are firm, thickened scars and can be itchy at times.
Atopic Dermatitis is a long-lasting condition, featuring extremely itchy skin.
While the itchy patches of skin can occur anywhere, infants typically have them on the scalp and face, while teens usually experience this typs of dermatitis on the hands and feet.
This chronic condition is extremely itchy and patches may be crusty or scaly.
If you suffer from dry, itchy hands, make a visit to your physician for a proper diagnosis and adequate treatment as soon as possible.
Sunburn is red, itchy and terribly painful.
Most rashes are tender, itchy and red with a raised and bumpy surface.
Dermatitis, like most all rashes, is extremely itchy and causes plenty of discomfort on the skin.
While prickly heat rash is very itchy and red, the appearance of the rash is rather small and bumpy.
Ringworm is very itchy and spreads quickly.
Rashes from the pox are very itchy and fluid filled.
Rashes are uncomfortable, itchy and can even be problematic if they are ongoing.
Over the counter itchy sprays and creams will help soothe the itch as healing conitnues.
Regardless of how itchy the rash may be, take extra care not to break any fluid filled blisters or pox, as this will only spread the condition and make healing more cumbersome.
Known as the most extreme form of heat rash, miliaria profunda is flesh colored and extremely itchy and painful, some liken the rash to the sensation of "wild fire."
Hay fever causes itchy, irritated skin, which leads to ugly eye problems.
The rash may be very itchy and dry to the touch.
Bedbug rash can be itchy and cause extensive skin irritation.
See a doctor about getting a topical ointment or cream if it becomes too itchy or painful.
Winter clothing may insulate your body but it will leave you dry and itchy.
It is a close relative of the equally itchy poison ivy rash.
If you have developed an itchy, red rash after handling the suspected plant, the area should be treated accordingly.
Wool did not breathe and would become itchy and unbearable.
The army shirt proved hot and itchy to many of the men and was discarded.
The jaundice is deep with itchy skin, pale stools and dark urine containing bilirubin but no urobilinogen.
When an insect bites your horse and penetrates the skin a red, itchy bump of some sort will occur.
Cradle Cap Treatment Shampoo Cradle cap is a form of seborrhoeic dermatitis, which can cause a dry, flaky, itchy scalp.
Someone with atopic eczema will get patches of red, dry skin that is really itchy.
Scabies should be considered in the differential diagnosis of any itchy rash affecting the flexures.
My costume was itchy and my make-up felt funny.
He showed me where his itchy parts were with all the hair growing back through, it looked horrid!
These measures should help to minimize the risk of making the scalp itchy.
I haven't even looked at a dress yet, but am getting a bit itchy and really want to start.
It is used to describe skin, which is inflamed, red and intensely itchy.
Areas of skin that become scaly, itchy, tender or red, or areas that ooze, bleed or become crusty.
Symptoms include sneezing, runny nose, watery and itchy eyes, and are often worse when the pollen count is high.
The most common signs of an allergy to food are itchy skin or tummy upsets.
Stay away from anything itchy or stiff, and choose clothing that is warm enough or cool enough to keep your baby comfy.
Just as adults despise itchy sweaters once the weather warms, babies also want to feel comfy and cozy in their holiday duds.
Spot had problems with throwing up, itchy skin, hair loss and what some cat owners know all too well, a bad odor.
Keeping these parasites under control means no more itchy flea bites for you or for your cat.
Allergy symptoms vary from person to person but typically include sneezing, watery or itchy eyes, or a runny nose.
Quercetin has been shown to block the production of histamines that can cause itchy eyes and runny nose.
They are allergic to basic cosmetic ingredients or suffer from seasonal allergies, and they constantly deal with itchy, watery eyes.
At the very least, you want to inspect its finest details to ensure that it falls to the right spot on your body (it should not be too short, for example) and that the material is comfortable (if it's itchy, nix it).
Antihistamines are used to treat the sneezing, runny nose, and itchy eyes of allergies and allergic rhinitis, as well as allergic skin reactions and anaphylactic reactions to insect stings and certain foods.
Hairdressers, health industry professionals, bricklayers and housekeepers often suffer from this dry and red rash, which produces itchy patches from excessive hand washing and chemical exposure.
Aveeno's Soothing Bath Treatment is a natural and relaxing power bath formula created to soothe itchy and dry skin with a mixture of 100% natural colloidal oatmeal and other natural ingredients.
On a hopeful note, some people develop an immunity to the saliva and enzymes injected into the skin and may withstand regular biting without the itchy bumps that are common and expected with this insect.
These issues affect most of the five senses from sound intolerances like chalk on a chalkboard, to visual problems such as aversion to bright lights, to tactile intolerances like itchy fabrics or hot and cold foods.
There's nothing more romantic than a long nightgown, but unfortunately many of them just don't have very modern sensibilities - in other words, they're too itchy or too fuddy-duddy to really be relevant with today's stylish woman.
Each are characterized by red and itchy blisters, but chicken pox will start on the face and spread downwards, while shingles tends to be localized and the blisters are red, crusty and often painful.