This could be due to an infection, dermatitis or irritation. In
particular, Athlete's foot
or tinea pedis is a fungal infection in
. This is a very common infection and often caused by a combination of fungi and bacteria. fungus
can cause rashes with a variety of different appearances. Some are red, scaly and itchy, whereas others can produce a fine scale similar to dry skin. The fungus
may infect just one area of the body, or there may be several infected areas.