Picture of Varicella-Zoster Virus Infection (Face)
Varicella-zoster virus infection causes intensely itchy, oozing lesions that eventually crust over. The picture shows such lesions on the face of a young woman. Typically, lesions appear over a period of 7 to 10 days.
Text Reference: "Chickenpox (Varicella)." Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.