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Tiny itchy flesh colored bump

For over a month I have had a VERY small (about a millimeter in diameter) flesh colored bump on the bridge of my nose. It is right where the nose pad of my glasses goes. I wear contacts all day and then glasses at night. This bump itches terribly. But you can hardly see it. I've asked my mom to look and she can barely even find it when she's trying to.

I get a lot of allergic reactions so I'm guessing that's what this is. However, I have no idea what I could be allergic to. The other nose pad of my glasses doesn't bother me at all. So I'm at a loss. It isn't getting worse, but it isn't getting better either. Any help would be very appreciated.

I take Allegra every day. Cortisone helps some, but only for a few minutes.
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replied December 1st, 2014
Hi,
Welcome to the ehealthforum and I am glad to help you out.

It can be due to allergy or even friction dermatitis due to the spectacles.

Wash the area with a mild cleanser with moisturizing properties like Cetaphil. Pat it dry. Then apply a good hypoallergenic moisturizer over the area or use a thin layer of Vaseline. Also you can take oral antihistaminics like Benadryl or Zyrtec and use topical steroids but don’t take them without a medical supervision unless prescribed by your doctor. He will start with mild steroids first.

I sincerely hope that helps. Take care.
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