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Foot Skins Peel Open And Dry Hard
Dry soles of feet, sore red, hard white patches and peeling behind toes. Athletes foot or dry skin? Seeing dr inweek need advce! Will buy lac-hydrin
Do I have athletes foot the side of my big toe was burning itching and red now its peeling with hard dry skin n red underneath my third toe peels als?
I have dry pathes of skin, starting as little brown dots appearing on the top and bottom of both feet that don't itch- easy to peel off after 3-4 dys
Dry peeling skin: There are a number of causes of dry peeling skin. You can use a cream like lachydrin (lactic acid) twice daily to improve the symptoms. I think 5% is otc while 12% is prescription. Fungal infection is one of the causes of scaling so if it is not resolved see your doctor. ...Read more
Could be fungus: It does not have to itch.Get a more detailed answer ›
O'Keeffe's: O'keeffe's makes a product, besides working hands, specifically for dry, peeling feet. But make sure you change your socks all the time and wash and thoroughly clean the feet in some soap that will not promote drying. ...Read more
Itchy feet: Dry and itchy scaly feet is usually caused by a fungus and is most likely athletes foot. You need to purchase an over-the-counter antifungal medication and apply to your feet on a daily basis for proximally 3 to 4 weeks. If your symptoms do not resolve you may need a prescription antifungal cream. See a podiatrist for further evaluation. ...Read more
One of my foot has skins similiar to dry skin and is peeling away. There is also two redish nodes inside the skin near to the ark. Whats causing this?
Foot dermatitis: This could be either eczema or athlete's foot, a fungal infection of the skin. Please see your dermatologist, who can do a skin scraping, particularly of those reddish nodules, to look for fungal organisms in the skin. In order to see these fungal organisms it is important not to use any antifungal creams for 2 weeks prior to seeing your doctor as using the cream may interfere with findings. ...Read more
Why is my skin different over various places on my body after having surgery. My face is peeling and rough, my feet have a thick dry toughness to them?
Skin: The skin on the bottom of your feet is the thickest layer of skin on the body. It is possible that after surgery you were unable to bathe as you usually do. This results in a buildup of dead skin on the feet. This could be happening elsewhere also. See your surgeon and dermatologist for concerns. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi am 27 years old and i just realised that am peeling dry skin on my left butt chick. And i have also been peeling skin on the sides of my feet below?
Hi! my mom has been experiencing skin peeling of feet and fingertips for about 2 mo's. They get razor sharp hard and leaves painful red area. Help pls?
2nd degree burn on foot. Some blisters not intact, semi-open. Keep the rest of the skin on or peel it off?
2nd degree burn: You MUST have someone take you to the nearest Emergency facility as soon as possible! TODAY! DO NOT DELAY! ...Read more
My skin on my left foot was peeling on the bottom of it. And now it's super dry and looks all cracked and gross. My toenails are yellow an old looking?
I have a patch of dry peeling skin on the bottom of my feet and it itches. I'm assuming it's eczema. I want to know for sure and if there's anything I can do to get rid of it?
I have tiny bumps on my feet that are yellow, skin is peeling too. Sometimes itchy. When it's dry and I can pick it off. What is this? How to treat it
Soles of feet are red, tender look swollen. Hard and peeling skin on the back of toes, hard skin and sore. Used athletes foot 5 days didn't help?
Tinea Pedis: It sounds like a tinea pedis or athletes foot. Fungus can be very resistant to medication. Put lotrimin (clotrimazole) AF cream as well as hydrocortisone cream 15 three times a day for a week. Also, dry feet and toes carefully, then apply gold bond powder into your socks immediately after bathing or swimming. Good luck. ...Read more
My right hand fingertips n feet (mostly) is dry n peeling.it happened suddenly the passed week.I'm on euthyrox.fingers start to wrinkle as soon as i touch water.Its seems like extra skin when i have a bath but then goes away.Is my meds causing this?
I dont think so: I have not come across that as a side effect of the thyroid medication. It is probably better to see the prescribing doctor and have a thyroid function test done. ...Read more
Had sores on scalp from hair dye. Now have dry flaky scalp and small circles of dry peeling skin on arms, legs, neck and feet?
Uncertain.: This can't be diagnosed with the information that is available. A history, physical examination & other studies may be needed to determine cause/causes. Once accurately assessed a treatment plan can be developed. ...Read more