Itching of the groin

Itchiness or itching in the groin, or jock itch, is a fungal infection.

what causes jock itch?

Wearing sweaty damp clothes encourages fungal growth

symptoms of jock itch

There is a burning pain in the genital area and the skin is red, blotchy and scaly. Also the affected area will be extremely itchy.

how to heal itchiness of the groin

It is important to keep the clothes dry, even if it means changing clothes half way through sport or training. Use powder to help soak up the sweat, and after showering apply antifungal powder or cream If symptoms continue seek medical advice.


Always wear clean and dry clothes and change during training or sport. Use powder to absorb sweat.