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Why do my legs always get red when I take a shower?

Everytime I take a shower, my legs get really red and itchy. Is this normal?.

Update:

Even when I take cold showers, my skin gets itchy and red.

Update 2:

Actually, I have oily skin and I moisturize my skin everyday.

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  • Lv 4
    2 months ago
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    No its not Normal at all.

    Something is irritating your skin

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  • 2 months ago

    It's a form of urticaria. Try more tepid water and see your allergist

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  • 2 months ago

    You have the hot turned up too high.

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  • 2 months ago

    They can get red if the water is hot but that should no make them itchy.

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  • Anonymous
    2 months ago

    it sounds like your getting Vasodilation  when the water is warm and Vasoconstriction

    when it's cold.

    this is normal,find the right shower temp that matches better with the temperature out of the shower.

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  • 2 months ago

    It could be the temperature of the water or the type of soap your using

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  • R L
    Lv 5
    2 months ago

    You have very dry skin and the fact of shaving, your legs are screaming to you please lube me up(Gold Bond for women) 2-3 times a day you will be wrapping those legs around a lucky guy in no time....LMAO.

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  • al
    Lv 5
    2 months ago

    Either the water is way too hot or you have hypertension a serious and fatal desease!

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  • Sandy
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    turn the water temp down some. try a different shower gel like Dove. 

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