Wednesday 13 January 2021
I wrote – Shaima Morsi
The face can be a major source of detection for many diseases, and there are several things it tells you about your health, so you must know and pay attention to it well, as mentioned by the “brightside” site.
1- Excessive hair growth:
Hair in unwanted places disturbs women a lot, and women often spend a lot of time and money removing unwanted hair from their face, but this could be due to a health problem, called hirsutism, and this type of hair has a link with certain male hormones and it can It is also hereditary.
2- pale skin:
Many people with pallor of the skin are advised to have anemia screened, however, this problem may require more attention, and if the paleness is localized, meaning that in a specific part of the body such as the face, a doctor should be consulted immediately, and the pallor may be caused by Decreased blood flow, low levels of oxygen in the body, or low red blood cell counts, paleness can also be caused by environmental factors such as lack of exposure to sunlight, frostbite, or low blood pressure.
3- Chapped Lips:
We all experience chapped lips from time to time as a result of excessive dryness, especially during the winter months. However, chapped lips may be a more serious health problem than you thought, and if your lips do not improve despite multiple treatments, the condition may be more serious. The cause of chapped lips is cheilitis or the herpes virus, and inflammation of the lips occurs due to excessive exposure to the sun, which leads to the formation of a thin white line at the vicinity of the lips, and if cheilitis is not treated, it can turn into skin cancer, and the herpes virus can lead to Red sores around the lips with dry, peeling skin. This virus is contagious and should be taken very seriously.
4- Itchy ears:
There can be many causes for itchy ears, and itchy ears may also occur due to certain types of infections or allergies caused by different products, and in more serious cases, itching in the ears can be a symptom of eczema or psoriasis, which needs immediate medical intervention. .
You usually get these sores around your lips or nose, and these are cold sores and are generally caused by the type 1 herpes virus, although they are treatable, they tend to recur again and again.
According to doctors, these sores are generally caused by poor health, stress, excessive fatigue, or too much exposure to sunlight, and although these sores disappear on their own in about 1-3 weeks, and if they are unusually large or occur frequently, It is necessary to consult a doctor immediately.
6- facial paralysis:
The term “facial paralysis” may sound a little scary, so let’s analyze it. Facial paralysis is basically a condition called Bell’s palsy. Usually a person who suffers from this is unable to move one side of his face, with pain in the jaw and behind the ear. This paralysis is caused by a type of virus pressing on the nerves of your face, causing pain and swelling, and this begins to develop within a few hours or sometimes a few days and can be cured within 3 to 6 months.
7- Bags around the eyes:
Swollen and puffy eyes are usually associated with insomnia or late at night, so try to sleep 7-8 hours a day, and if the problem persists, there may be an underlying problem. The puffiness could be a result of fluid accumulation under your eyelids, and the reason for this may be Allergies, crying spells, or eating large amounts of salt.
8- poor oral hygiene:
Bad breath can mean many things other than poor oral hygiene, it can also mean that your bones and heart are in poor condition.