Skin rash on cheeks and nose

On this page you can find conditions that could be the cause of these symptoms although it is not a complete list of possible conditions.

Please note that if you have these symptoms, they may be unrelated to any of these conditions listed. If you are concerned about your symptoms then you should see a doctor.

Information written and reviewed by Certified Doctors.

Conditions

Fifth Disease

Slapped cheek syndrome (also known as “fifth disease”) is a type of viral infection that is most common in children, although it can affect anyone of any age.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Skin rash
  • High temperature
  • Blocked nose
  • Skin rash on cheeks and nose
  • Runny nose

More information on Fifth Disease is available here.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.

Rosacea

Rosacea is a common but poorly understood long-term (chronic) skin condition that mainly affects the face.


Symptoms of this condition may include:

  • Skin rash on cheeks and nose
  • Flushing
  • Itchy rash
  • Swelling of the face
  • Dry skin

More information on Rosacea is available here.

If you are worried about this condition you can try our free AI Symptom Checker here.