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I have hard skin under my chin. Its red and cracked JA: OK.

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I have hard skin under my chin. Its red and cracked
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Customer: Like what
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Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 5 months ago.
Hello,Thank you for your question.I am Dr Saha, I shall try my best to help you.How large is the spot?Since when are you having it?Is there any pain, itching?Did you use any medicine?Can you send a picture?
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Its been about a week since i noticed it. Its scabbed really bad
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 5 months ago.
Thank you for all the information & picture,This can be due to a fungal infection.Other possibility is a dermatitis.Please trim the beard short.You can try otc antifungal creams like lotrimin or lamisil.Hydrocortisone can be added.If the condition does not improve, I would suggest to take an examination by doctor.I hope this information helps.If there’s anything else I can do, please let me know.If you are satisfied, please rate my answer as good or excellent.Regards.