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I have hard skin under my chin. Its red and cracked, Like

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I have hard skin under my chin. Its red and cracked
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Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 year 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 1 year ago.
Its been about a week since i noticed it. Its scabbed really bad
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 year 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.
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Regards.