It tends to occur on areas of the body where skin touches skin, such as under
, on the inner thighs, and under
the arms. Tiny red spots with itching and pricking sensation are the characteristic appearance of this rash.
Jock itch is a fungal infection of the groin region in either sex though more often seen in men. Affected areas may appear red, tan, or brown, with flaking, rippling, peeling, or cracking skin.