heat rash

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Recent Examples on the Web Indeed, heat rash typically happens when sweat gets trapped under your skin, blocking your pores, according to the Mayo Clinic. Korin Miller, SELF, "14 Causes of Itchy Breasts Everyone Should Know," 10 Aug. 2020 Indeed, heat rash typically happens when sweat gets trapped under your skin, blocking your pores, according to the Mayo Clinic. Korin Miller, SELF, "14 Causes of Itchy Breasts Everyone Should Know," 10 Aug. 2020 Indeed, heat rash typically happens when sweat gets trapped under your skin, blocking your pores, according to the Mayo Clinic. Korin Miller, SELF, "14 Causes of Itchy Breasts Everyone Should Know," 10 Aug. 2020 Indeed, heat rash typically happens when sweat gets trapped under your skin, blocking your pores, according to the Mayo Clinic. Korin Miller, SELF, "14 Causes of Itchy Breasts Everyone Should Know," 10 Aug. 2020 Indeed, heat rash typically happens when sweat gets trapped under your skin, blocking your pores, according to the Mayo Clinic. Korin Miller, SELF, "14 Causes of Itchy Breasts Everyone Should Know," 10 Aug. 2020 Masks can get sweaty, feel stuffy, and can even leave us with a heat rash. Molly Longman, refinery29.com, "It’s Hot. Here’s How To Make Your Face Mask More Comfortable," 3 July 2020 According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, heat rash is a skin irritation caused by excessive sweating during hot, humid weather. Maggie O'neill, Health.com, "Heat Rash Treatments You Should Know About, According to Dermatologists," 25 June 2020 So acne, rosacea and heat rashes would not be surprising. Shalwah Evans, Essence, "Why You’re Getting Maskne And What To Do About It," 19 May 2020

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First Known Use of heat rash

1887, in the meaning defined above

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“Heat rash.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/heat%20rash. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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heat rash

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English Language Learners Definition of heat rash

medical : a skin rash that people sometimes get during hot weather

heat rash

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