Dermal

Face rash / breathing

My children complain of breathing problems during the day “I can’t breath mom” Worse now that they have to wear the masks outside when they play. Both boys facial rashes around the mouth – very difficult to control – wearing masks 8 hrs straight. Age9 and 13LocationOwen sound, ontario

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Grade 9

14 year old got Impetigo after  2 months of going to school wearing a mask. The rash was on her face, all near the mask areas. She has also had a lot of bloody noises. 14 year old – Female Age14LocationSaskatoon

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Eczema & lickers dermatitis

Wearing the mask only a few hours per day for 3 days a week, my 3yo suffering eczema above mouth and lickers dermatitis below mouth. Pediatrician says if we can’t control it next step is steroid treatment, and was unwilling to consider mask exemption. So in order to avoid steroids I’d have to pull from preschool. 3 year old toddler Age3LocationPortland, CT

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Mask problems

My son gets lightheaded to the point of fainting when he has been talking. He needs to remove the mask so he can get more oxygen. This problem has been occurring since school started in August. He has also developed really bad acne from the mask. Age 14 Location Littleton, Colorado

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Dermal

My son who is a senior in high school experiences headaches, fatigue and inability to concentrate. He is less engaged in school as a result. He also had successfully cleared up very stubborn acne which came back even worse after having to wear a mask. His acne impacts his self esteem. Teen – Male Age17LocationChalfont, PA

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Throwing up – Break outs

My daughter goes full time at a private school. Since wearing the masks during school hours her face is broken out. She complains of headaches. She feels like throwing up. The anxiety of not wanting to sit all day in a mask has her constantly complaining of not wanting to go to school. The drinking fountains are shut down. So what do these kids do? They put their mouths on each other’s left overs water…

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A tumble down the stairs

My son was going into the penitentiary (school) to collect items from his locker that he had to empty out before the start of the new year. He told me it was difficult to maneuver down the two long flights of stairs because his glasses kept fogging up, due to the mask. He made it down the first set, tried to clear his glasses so he could make it down the second flight. He ended…

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Eczema outbreak

10 year old daughter who has been diagnosed with eczema by dermatologist. It occurs where moist clothing touches skin. Typically leads to skin infection. She is now having the eczema on her face (around nose and mouth) from where the mask is. 10 year old – Female Age10LocationConnecticut

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Acne, Headaches, and Self-esteem

I have 2 boys (5 yo & 7 yo). They’re both healthy, clean, and active. Over the past few months I have noticed blackheads on their chins, along their noses and cheeks right where the mask sits all day. They’re way to young for that self-esteem killer.My 5 yo, who sleeps very well, complains about feeling so tired at school. Probably because his brain isn’t getting the oxygen it needs to stay awake and alert.My…

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