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Athlete's Foot

Tinea Pedis, commonly known as Athlete’s Foot, is caused when various types of fungus invade the skin. It usually occurs between the toes but can also occur on the bottom and sides of the feet and is highly contagious.

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Causes of Athlete's Foot

  • Athlete's foot is most commonly contracted by coming into contact with an infected person or an object/surface that has a fungus on it

  • Walking barefoot in locker rooms, public pools, or shower areas may increase the risk of contracting athlete's foot

  • People are most susceptible to athlete's foot when their feet are sweating or lack proper ventilation

  • Shoes create the ideal environment for fungus growth, as they provide a warm and moist environment

Symptoms of Athlete's Foot

Athlete's foot can present as any one or a combination of these symptoms:

  • Itching

  • Burning

  • Scaling

  • Inflammation

  • Cracking

  • Discomfort

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Treat Athlete's Foot

Tinactin offers a full line of products to treat athlete's foot. Treatment directions vary by product. Follow directions on the package.

Athlete's Foot Cream

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Athlete's Foot Liquid Spray

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Athlete’s Foot Powder Spray

Foot Powder

Athlete’s Foot Deodorant Powder Spray

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Athlete's Foot Super Absorbent Powder

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Prevent Athlete's Foot

  • Use Tinactin athlete's foot products as directed for preventing athlete's foot

  • Wash feet daily with soap

  • Keep feet dry, including between the toes

  • Use powder to wick out moisture, reduce perspiration

  • Alternate your shoes to allow for air drying

  • Avoid walking barefoot in public areas

  • Wear shoes, flip-flops or sandals in locker rooms or common shower areas

  • Wear well-fitting, ventilated shoes

  • Wear socks that keep your feet dry

  • Change shoes and socks each day or more often when they get wet

  • Do not share shoes or towels with others