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Toes are the digits at the ends of the feet, most people have 10 and they normally ...Read more


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What can help super dry crusty skin in between my toes?

What can help super dry crusty skin in between my toes?

I would be: Sure to clean well, then apply an antifungal cream at night. It is not always fungus, so if it does not improve after a couple of weeks other etiologies must be considered.
(erythrasma, eczema, etc). ...Read more

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Dry skin and eachy blister between toes?

Dry skin and eachy blister between toes?

Blister between toes: Tinea pedis can appear as a rash with small blistering & itching between toes & on the bottom of the foot. You need to be evaluated & treated in person to ensure your healing! ...Read more

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Really dry, cracking, peeling skin on and in between toes, also small dry spots on hands and fingers and penis is also dry?

Really dry, cracking, peeling skin on and in between toes, also small dry spots on hands and fingers and penis is also dry?

Fungal: Most likely tinea pedis. Athletes feet with what is call I'd reaction on hands. Penis prob not related. Don't use ivory soap it is pure soak and drys skin too much ...Read more

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The skin in-between my toes itches. The skin grows dies and can be peeled off. Underneath the dead skin is new skin that is very white and itches.?

The skin in-between my toes itches. The skin grows dies and can be peeled off. Underneath the dead skin is new skin that is very white and itches.?

This can be: Due to either a fungus or a bacteria. The key is do not pull at any of the peeling skin as this could cauase a bad infection.
You can try a topical antifungal agent. If using creams better to use them at night so as when you walk it does not cause skin chafing. Betadine solution painted with a q tip is another option. ...Read more

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I have type 2 diabetes and the skin in between my toes is peeling should I be concerned?

I have type 2 diabetes and the skin in between my toes is peeling should I be concerned?

Tinea pedis: Probable fungus. Ventilate feet, barefoot much of the time at home. Do not wear sox in bed. Otc creams can be used, including lamasil (terbinafine), lotrimin (clotrimazole), and others. The generics are the same, only cheaper. Use 2x a day for at least a month and maybe forever. Do not be concerned about others because we are all exposed to the fungus. Symptoms occur for a variety of reasons, inc. ...Read more

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Brown dead skin between toes, should I be concerned?

Brown dead skin between toes, should I be concerned?

Have it evaluated: It could be a fungal infection, a yeast infection or a soft corn...Among other things. I would suggest you have it evaluated to resolve the issue and make sure it is nothing to be concerned about. ...Read more

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How can I stop the skin from peeling between my toes?

Keep the skin as dry: As possible and avoid wearing shoes and socks that make your feet sweat. Try an otc anti fungal cream in the areas affected for four weeks. ...Read more

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What I can use if I have broken skin between my toes and it is very iching?

What I can use if I have broken skin between my toes and it is very iching?

Topical antifungal: I usually suggest a vinegar soak of 1/4 cup of white vingar in a quart of luke warm water and soak your foot for 15 min. Then a topical antibiotic cream if you think it might be bacterial infected then/or a topical antifungal cream. ...Read more

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I have tried everything, between my toes itch! Flackly skin, with clear liquid! The itching won't stop?

I have tried everything, between my toes itch! Flackly skin, with clear liquid! The itching won't stop?

Depends: If fungal you need antimytotic, ex with scraping and koh. If irritation without fungus, a Hydrocortisone ointment better. ...Read more

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How to get rid of dead white skin between toes?

How to get rid of dead white skin between toes?

May be mechanical: Many times this finding is secondary to mechanical irritation caused by adjacent toes rubbing together. Most commonly the 4th and 5th toes. As the toes contract (hammer), the bones in the toes shift slightly allowing the bone in adjacent toe to rub leading to callus formation. This can become quite painful. See your podiatrist for an evaluation and treatment options. Dr l. ...Read more

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How do I get rid of dead skin peeling between toes?

How do I get rid of dead skin peeling between toes?

Couple of things: Soak the foot in warm water with a mild dishwashing liquid, when the tissue becomes loose, use a towel in a back and forth motion to scrape out the skin. ...Read more

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Can you have athlete's foot without cracked peeling skin? I've had athlete's foot before and it was cracked and peeling skin between my toes. Now I have itchiness and burning between my small toes, but no signs like before. Is this also athlete's foot? Wi

Can you have athlete's foot without cracked peeling skin? I've had athlete's foot before and it was cracked and peeling skin between my toes. Now I have itchiness and burning between my small toes, but no signs like before. Is this also athlete's foot? Wi

Different: Different fungi exhibit different patterns and characteristics. As dr. Fowler suggested, try using an over-the-counter anti-fungal like lotrimin, Lamisil or tinactin, (tolnaftate) twice a day. If you don't see any improvement in a few days, see a podiatrist or dermatologist, as it might not be a fungus.

If you do see an improvement, keep using the cream twice a day for 30 days, since fungal spores live for 30 days. If you keep getting athlete's foot, you might want to keep using an anti-fungal cream once a day for life. There is also something called a steri-shoe, which is an ultraviolet light that will sterilize the insides of your shoes in 40 minutes. If you keep getting reinfected, you might want to invest in that. I've attached a link. ...Read more

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Foot skin rash itchy and spreading between toes, what to do? I have used curash that stops itchiness for a few hours.

Foot skin rash itchy and spreading between toes, what to do? I have used curash that stops itchiness for a few hours.

Fungal foot rash: It appears to be athlete's feet often a rash due to sweating. Aerate your feet at home and wear sandals instead of a closed shoe or sneaker.
You can apply over the counter med: Lotrimin cream 1%
3x/d for a month or so until rash resolves (slow growing). Welcome to Health tap! Dr. Ivy Fisher ...Read more

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I have broken skin between my toes due to athlete's foot. I have been using an athlete's foot spray but why is it not working?

See below: Try switching to a cream for better contact and concentration, also cleanse the area with warm soapy water.
It may be that it is not athetes foot. ...Read more

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I am experiencing foot itching. Burning and skin is peeling in between my toes. This has been going on for months now.?

I am experiencing foot itching. Burning and skin is peeling in between my toes. This has been going on for months now.?

Be evaluated: There are multiple considerations, sometimes it can be related to a system or local contact reaction to something you are or were exposed to, there are other possibilities as well. A medical check up would be a good place to start. ...Read more

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I have excema on my foot... Its really uncofortable skin is peeling from between toes just a horrible feeling. What should I put on it to stop the bur?

I have excema on my foot... Its really uncofortable skin is peeling from between toes just a horrible feeling. What should I put on it to stop the bur?

Excema: Excema on the foot has some unique problems. The area can have athletes foot and or a bacterial infection at the same time because of the damage to the area. An exam and possible cultures should be considered. ...Read more

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My hands and feet always sweat and so I get peeling skin between my toes and it won't heal. How do I treat this?

My hands and feet always sweat and so I get peeling skin between my toes and it won't heal. How do I treat this?

Peeling skin: That is a great breeding place for athlete's foot. Without an exam it is difficult to say definitively, but it sounds like it. See a podiatrist for assistance. Good luck! ...Read more

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I developed a red itchy subsequently bumpy skin rash after using tea tree oil on toenails. The rash is on the top and between toes, now shiny.

I developed a red itchy subsequently bumpy skin rash after using tea tree oil on toenails. The rash is on the top and between toes, now shiny.

Allergic reaction: It seems you may be allergic to the tea tree oil and it may have dripped on and between the toes causing the rash and itching. Discontinue using it and topically apply a cortisone cream. You can also take oral Benadryl (diphenhydramine). If this does not resolve, see your podiatrist. ...Read more

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What causes the skin between toes to itch and peel? The rash is on the tops of my feet as well. It spreads to my arms and chest but much less severe

What causes the skin between toes to itch and peel? The rash is on the tops of my feet as well. It spreads to my arms and chest but much less severe

Fungal infection: Is usually the most common cause of itching/peeling skin between the toes. If it is a fungal infection, it can be spread to other parts of the body like your arms, chest; for example, if you dry your feet with a towel then use on the rest of your body, it is possible to transfer the fungus to the rest of your body. You can try an OTC fungal cream for now and see your doctor if doesn't work. ...Read more