Skin Peeling when Rubbed
Hi I had a ligament tear around 2 months ago. So I stopped all physical activities, after some time around 3 the skin in the legs started Peeling after bath. or rubbing, lot of skin near heels were coming out. And after a long 2 more weeks if I rub the towel on my chest very little skin did come out. On rubbing after bath on my but also peels lot of skin. Is this normal, and because of no physical activity?
147 Views v

Answers (1)

Like the answers? Chat privately with the doctor of your choice

doctor profile image
Dr. Jolly Shah Kapadia
Dermatologist 18 yrs exp Mumbai

Free 3 day follow up

Chat Now

₹250 for 24 hrs

Hi! It could be dryness of skin due to some nutritional deficiency or due to some medicines taken. Use a mild soap for body. Don't rub the skin hard.
Flag this Answer
Flag this answer
Let others know if this answer was helpful
Was this answer helpful?
Disclaimer : The content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding your medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this website.