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Bumps On Vagina After Shaving
The Vagina should: Never be shaved. The tissues are delicate and easy to injure. Some people do elect to shave the pubic area overlying the mon's pubis. ...Read more
I have some bumps on my vagina but they don't hurt or itch could it be bad? Or just because of shaving?
Must see to know: A gyn md needs to see the vulvar bumps to give you an accurate answer. So make an appointment with one. ...Read more
Ok I have been shaving my vagina and after I do that I get dark bumps and discoloration on the side of my vagina. Can you please help me cure it?
Sure: Sounds like the color of old blood under the skin. This is probably from the trauma of shaving. Stop doing it. If the hair is something that must go, try using a hair removing cream. Keep it on the outside. By the way, the vagina is what is inside. Check out the picture. You can see the hair on the pubis at the top right. The vagina is between the labia on inside. ...Read more
As I was shaving where my vagina is. I noticed a small purple bump. Its not close to my vagina but it is down there. It does not hurt.
Bumps: Those could be ingrown hairs. May need to see a dermatologist. ...Read more
Is it possible to get bumps near your vagina from shaving? If so, how can I get rid of them overnight?
Bump: While shaving you could have pulled a hair root, that may cause a raised red bump, this can take one or two weeks to heal. Also rule out other possible causes. ...Read more
I have a irritation feeling after shaving my vagina, sometimes I get lil bumps or redness is that normal?
Can be: Please see your dermatologist for evaluation and to discuss treatment options. ...Read more
I have bumps on skin above the vagina and a few on inner thighs. They are small & painless & occurred after shaving but I have had them for a long tim?
Depends: Might be follicuitis from shaving. Try shaving in the direction of the hair growth. There is also a good product called TendSkin that helps with this type of iffitation from shaving. You can also try other types of hair removal from waxing, chemical hair removers, laser removal..... ...Read more
Shaving: A steroid cream might be applied to decrease inflammation. Exfoliation may be recommended to remove dead skin cells with retinoids. For secondary infections your physician may recommend oral or topical antibiotics. Insure you use fresh, sharp blades vice dull blades. If hair is > several mm long – then trim before shaving. Wash area before shaving – warm water helps to soften hair. Use a > ...Read more
Quite common: It is quite common for skin to react this way to shaving. Most of the time the irritation resolves spontaneously; a little mild steroid cream can help ...Read more
I have 2 bumps above clitoris hood like where the line of the vagina starts, no head just kind of red, I think shaving caused it?
I started shaving very young an messed the skin up on my vagina and I still get bumps sometimes with puss is it a way for me to rid of those bump?
I had a cut on the inner lips of my vagina, guessing from shaving. Now the cut is closed. I have a tony bump where the cut was and it's uncomfortable?
Get evaluated: It his difficult to provide u advice what vaginal condition you might have without being able to evaluate you and visualize the are you are complaining about. If you had a cut, the bump could be related to healing. However, certain infections and other vaginal conditions can mimic the appearance and symptoms of a cut. I recommend if your symptoms persist, worsen or if it recurs, get evaluated. ...Read more
I have small red bumps on my vagina. I thought it was from shaving but im not so sure that's the case anymore. What could they be?
Skin irritation: There are many causes of bumps on the skin outside your vagina - including having a reaction to shaving (the hair follicles become inflamed) other causes can be of more concern, so if it isn't better soon, you might want to have it looked at. ...Read more