Some of the common causes of desquamation on children's feet include dermatitis, lichen planus, psoriasis, pink disease and Kawasaki syndrome. The flaking and shedding of the skin may occur on both feet and hands. More » Health Pain & Symptoms

Environmental elements, such as excessive humidity, sun exposure, heat and dryness within the air, typically cause peeling skin on the hand, according to Mayo Clinic. Illnesses and disorders, such as staph and fungal inf... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Skin Conditions

One cause of the skin on the palms and hands peeling is psoriasis, according to WebMD. Another explanation is Kawasaki Disease, Mayo Clinic states. More »

Some causes of skin peeling on the fingertips and toes are scarlet fever and Kawasaki disease. Scarlet fever is caused by bacteria in group A Streptococcus, states the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Kawasaki... More »

Nervous habit, fungal infections, psoriasis and dermatitis are four causes of itchy ears, according to the University of Texas Department of Otorhinolaryngology. Itchy ears can also result from an allergic reaction. More » Health Pain & Symptoms

Some causes of peeling hands are exposure to irritants, allergic reactions, staph infections, eczema and psoriasis, states Mayo Clinic. The most common cause of peeling hands is excessive exposure to sun, heat and wind. ... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

Diabetes, lymphoma, atopic dermatitis, allergies and psoriasis can all cause feet to itch, says While itchy feet can be indicative of a serious underlying health problem, they can also be caused by someth... More » Health Conditions & Diseases