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how can you get rid of hard skin?

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Dr. Arnold Beresh
Podiatry 41 years experience
See below: Most of the time a good moisturizing cream and pumice stone will do the trick.

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What could cause dry, flaking, irritated skin?

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A 32-year-old female asked:

The skin between my buttocks is dark and im light skinned. What can I do ?

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A 33-year-old member asked:

How to get rid of a spot that has become hard under the skin?

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Dr. John Ebner
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Depends on the cause: A hard spot (bump) under the skin could be a number of things, mostly harmless...but not always. I would recommend you have your doctor take a look at it. It could be a cyst, lipoma, scar, dermatofibroma, pilomatricoma or even something serious such as a cancerous lesion. Get it checked out to be certain. Best Wishes

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