Aa
A
A
Close
Avatar universal
Cracked Skin between buttocks?
I have extreme itching between my buttocks (above the anus) and I looked at it with a mirror and noticed that there is about a 2-3 inch cut that looks like my skin maybe got dry and cracked or was caused from wiping or from underwear?  I'm not sure if this is something I should go to the doctor for or if I should try to home remedy it.  I put Neosporin on it for now, but that is not helping the itching.  Any ideas?
Cancel
1 Answers
Page 1 of 1
130384 tn?1221596627
Not drying yourself thoroughly enough after showering can leave water sitting in there and can cause this.  Make a conscious effort to dry there after every shower and that should help after a few days.  Also, you can use some cornstarch baby powder too to help keep things dry.
Comment
Cancel
Comment
Avatar universal
Comment
Comment
Comment
Post Comment
Your Answer
Avatar universal
Answer
Do you know how to answer? Tap here to leave your answer...
Answer
Answer
Post Answer
A
A
Recent Activity
12940884 tn?1490982509
Blank
KeeLolo, and Belle313 commented on KeeLolo's status
9 hrs ago
Avatar universal
Blank
Lilbit1981 Tired and in pain Comment
21 hrs ago
12940884 tn?1490982509
Blank
Belle313 It's 106 here today .....th... Comment
Jun 26
Blank
Menstrual Tracker
Track your cycles
Start Tracking Now
Blank
Weight Tracker
Reach your weight goals
Start Tracking Now
Top Women's Health Answerers
Women's Health Community Resources