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Doctor insights on: Dry Itcky Skin On Penis

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Why my penis head is so dry?

Why my penis head is so dry?

Fungus: You could have a fungal infection...Or eczema. Maybe you're allergic to the lubricant or spermicide in your condoms. ...Read more

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The skin on my penis is dry?

The skin on my penis is dry?

Need more info...: To decide what & how to do with dry skin of penis needs more specifics, relevance, and sequence of events + a direct look. Without such, the following may serve as general care: Just wash & dry gently with no harsh soap or. And apply topical moisturizing skin cream lightly right after bathing or showering. More? Seek evaluation / counseling or go to http://formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html. Best ...Read more

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Can you tell me what could you do for a dry penis skin?

Can you tell me what could you do for a dry penis skin?

None, but...: Without detailed hx and direct inspection, it's hard to come up with an accurate dx. So, see dermatologist or urologist timely. For the time being, avoid overuse of chemical agent, minimize physical stimulation, and apply hypoallergic skin cream thinly. Best wish... ...Read more

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What does it mean when the penis skin is dry and shreads?

What does it mean when the penis skin is dry and shreads?

Penis skin: It may indicate you have eczema, a skin condition that is caused by exposure to certain allergens that produce inflammation and cause the skin to flake like yours. ...Read more

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Can anyone tell me what can you do for a dry penis skin?

Here are some...: First, one has to know what may be the potential causes for your dry penile skin by detailed history review + physical exam. How to get these done correctly? Follow instructions in articles listed in http://www. Formefirst. Com/onDealSickness. Html. For the time being, you may apply topical skin-soothing cream. Best wish to health... ...Read more

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The skin at the around the head of my penis is dry and the skin has split, and on the head of my penis it sometimes looks dry and ashy... Why?

Balanitis: Treatment depends on the cause of the balanitis. For example, balanitis that is caused by bacteria may be treated with antibiotic pills or creams. Balanitis that occurs with skin diseases may respond to steroid creams. Anti-fungal creams will be prescribed if it is due to a fungus. ...Read more

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Dry skin & cuts on penis?

Dry skin & cuts on penis?

Moisturize: Wash with soap and water, then consider applying a moisturizing lotion with vitamin E and aloe. ...Read more

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What would cause dry skin on the penis?

Dry weather: Not much different than any other skin. Would use gentle body lotion to target those dry spots but otherwise wouldn't worry. ...Read more

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Dry hard skin on penis for 6 plus months what is it?

Dry, scarred skin on: Could be eczema, psoriasis, yeast infection or Peyronies's disease. Would follow up with urologist ...Read more

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Bumpy ring line around penis dry skin comes off a little?

Bumpy ring line around penis dry skin comes off a little?

Whose penis?: Not yours. Pearly pink papules (look up this phrase) are benign and well worth ignoring. See also "pearly penile papules". ...Read more

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Penis head, dry, flakey, and red. What can I do for relief?

Penis head, dry, flakey, and red. What can I do for relief?

Here are some. ..: See a urologist so to work together & see what can be done about it. If hygiene-related, improve it with gentle cleansing / drying; if long-tight-foreskin-related, consider circumcision; if overuse-related, moderate its use and be gentle. Clinically, gingerly applying cream for dry skin could be tried. If still in doubt, see urologist or dermatologist timely. At times, coping is the only means... ...Read more

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I want help little cuts on the end of my penis and dry skin?

I want help little cuts on the end of my penis and dry skin?

Dry: A fragrance free moisturizing cream will help dry skin. Small cuts or abrasions may respond to antibacterial ointment such an polysporin (bacitracin and polymyxin). It is best to see a dermatologist for evaluation and treatment so that a cause may be explored. ...Read more

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Dry flaky skin on the shaft of my penis. Not bumby. Comes and goes?

Dry flaky skin on the shaft of my penis. Not bumby. Comes and goes?

Flaky skin: It is probably nothing to worry about you may want to try a good hand moisturizer on the skin to see if it reduces the flaking ...Read more

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Penis skin is dry on the tip and shaft, sometimes its also itchy, what is it? Would it be serious?

Penis skin is dry on the tip and shaft, sometimes its also itchy, what is it? Would it be serious?

Yeast: A yeast infection, more common in uncircumsiced males can lead to candida infection. This is treatable with topical anti yeat medications such as nizoral, Lamisil (terbinafine) or oral agents if necessary. ...Read more

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I've noticed my boyfriends penis is tough like dry skin is flaking off. Is this some sort of medical condition?

He's obviously: Exposed your favorite organ to some form of irritation or trauma and it's responding while repairing the damage. Avoid very hot water, use showers instead of baths, avoid soap/detergent or any chemicals or other topical junk == and just give it a chance to heal. It should quickly return to the penis you've grown to know and love. If not, check w/his doctor. ...Read more

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I am a 29 year boy, and don't have frequent sex, but my penis upper skin is dry & crakes. What's the reason for this.

Dry Skin: Most likely dry skin. We use in the states an unscented moisturizer called Eucerin. Also Vaseline is good. It is a simple petrolium jelly which you can find at the pharmacist. ...Read more

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I have a dry skin of the penis. It is the skin that is exposed when the penis is erect. I find this very annoying because it is less elastic.

I have a dry skin of the penis. It is the skin that is exposed when the penis is erect. I find this very annoying because it is less elastic.

Here are some...: Having a direct look by doc, preferably a urologist, will help confirm the right Dx for right care, although what you described may suggest the presence of chronic skin inflammation in the tight redundant foreskin for which circumcision is the choice of care. To get things done rightly, follow instructions in http://www. Formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html. ...Read more

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Hi dr this month I started getting red dots that are smooth and painless on my penis head and the one on the side looks a little dry help me?

Hi dr this month I started getting red dots that are smooth and painless on my penis head and the one on the side looks a little dry help me?

Most likely fungus: Sounds like a fungal infection to me. Try applying a good athlete's foot cream. If you've got a sexual partner, she may have a yeast infection, which could be the source. She should get treated, too. By the way, I'm from Stockton. Graduated from Lincoln High in 1960. ...Read more

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A friend of mine recently had the head of his penis come in contact with dry ice. Should he be worried about becoming sterile or anything else?

A friend of mine recently had the head of his penis come in contact with dry ice. Should he be worried about becoming sterile or anything else?

No sterility problem: Has the tip healed ok? Dry eye creates a sort of burn which usually will heal well especially in this well vascularized area. It has no effect on sperm production or potency. ...Read more

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Small bump on top of my penis anything to be woried about there's only one its painless and skin coloured also penis has been dry looking for some time?

Needs an exam: What you are describing could be a genital wart. Make sure you practice safe sex practices as this can be easily transmissible. I would followup with a physician to get it checked out. ...Read more

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I've got white spots like my skin is dry on my penis?

I've got white spots like my skin is dry on my penis?

Needs an exam: Some conditions that can cause such problems include Psoriasis, Lichen Planus, Seborrheic Dermatitis, Lichen Simplex, and Lichen Sclerosis. Pre-cancerous lesions can also occur on the privates. A dermatologist can diagnose the problem, although sometimes a biopsy is necessary to determine the cause. There are treatments, once the cause is determined. ...Read more

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Penis glans skin is dry and flaky. How can I treat this?

Dry skin: Treat with topical moisturizer and emollient like you would skin on any other area of skin.
If this is from skin allergy, you may also try topical 1% Hydrocortisone cream. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of a dry patch of skin of skin on my penis?

Determine Cause: Prior to recommending treatment, it is important to determine the etiology of the dryness. The possible causes may be trauma, chemical irritation, allergy, infection, or cutaneous malignancy. Consultation with a physician will aid in this determination. ...Read more

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My penis is dry and scaly on the head. What could be the cause?

My penis is dry and scaly on the head. What could be the cause?

Might be fungal: Should have your dr / urgent care dr examine, as might be fungal infection (like w/athlete's foot) and need antifungal. Cannot say for sure over internet, as could also be overly dry skin or eczematous response, or potentially an std. ...Read more

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Smooth red dots in my penis dry around my penis head and foreskin?

Smooth red dots in my penis dry around my penis head and foreskin?

Normal: Tiny glands on the male penis can resemble boils when irritated ...Read more

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When I get an erection, the head of my penis starts going dry and cracks?

When I get an erection, the head of my penis starts going dry and cracks?

Get evaluated: This could be more than one thing. A possible infection or underlying disease process could cause this. Psoriasis can occur on the glans penis (head) and might crack with distension. See your physician or a dermatologist. ...Read more

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Can you get dry skin on your penis. It sometimes burns. What can it be?

Penis skin: Yes. Psoriasis and ezcema are both common skin irritations that often start on the penile skin for men. But, it may be wise to get in to see a skin or men's health specialist to make sure you are not suffering from something else. ...Read more

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My penis skin gets dry during summer season. And it hurts very much at the time of erection.

My penis skin gets dry during summer season. And it hurts very much at the time of erection.

Penis Pain: Good morning

i wish I knew if you were circumcised.

You may need to change your soap to one more moisturizing. If you used lotion or lube for masturbation you may need to find one that is not so drying or irritating.

And, if this does not clear up your doctor may have some more ideas. There is a good moisturizing lotion called Lac-Hydrin that is found in various brands at the grocery store. ...Read more

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Dry skin on penis with pink bumps. What is this and is have been here for about three months?

Eczema vs warts.: This could be a common condition such as eczema but I am concerned when you say "pink bumps". I would rather you have a dermatologist look at this in order to ensure that if these are warts, you can have them easily treated. Warts in the genital region can easily spread through sexual contact and it is best to have them treated and abstain from sexual intercourse until they are completely gone. ...Read more

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I have a little bump of what looks like dry skin but I've had it for months now. On my penis?

Wart: Dermatologic conditions are difficult to evaluate/treat without seeing them. And based on the chronicity a wart is quite possible. These are contagious, so evaluation and treatment are a good idea cannot say in your particular case without seeing it, but it seems likely. ...Read more