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Clitoral adhesions: There is a hood of skin covering the glans clitoris (head) this can be quite adherent to the glans clitoris and could certainly cause at itch especially with sexual stimulation when clitoris becomes stiff. Worth checking out with your primary or gyn dr. In case there is a local skin problem. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am 60 yrs old , I have a terrible itch on my clitoris. What can I do to stop the itch? Thank you
Clitoral itch: The most common causes for a clitoral itch in a 60 year old woman are: atrophic changes from low estrogen in menopause, a skin condition called lichen sclerosis or a yeast infection. You can try using an over the counter steroid cream such as hydrocortisone. If that helps, it's probably lichen sclerosis. But the only way to get a diagnosis is to be examined by a gynecologist. So schedule a visit. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Estrogen or lube: If the vulva is suffering from a lack of estrogen then sometimes it helps when estrogen cream is applied to this area. Certainly, water based lubricants will do the job such as K-Y or Maxilube. Dryness is very common in post menopausal women and your GYN MD can assist you with the estrogen Rx if needed. ...Read more
Would there be a difference in the appearance of an untouched clitoris versus a "experienced" one?
No: Both will look the same.Get a more detailed answer ›
I was just wondering, why does the clitoris turn dark brown after awhile? Is it possible for it to turn pink again?
Clitoral color......: The color of your clitoris varies with your bodies hormones. With higher levels of estrogen and testosterone that occurs with sexual maturation, trhis change will occur! Consider that the areola of breats darken appreciable during pregnancy, you should understand how this occurs. While the breast colorations will lighten after pregnancy, they will never be as pink. Your body is growing up! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
This site has both: diagram and photo: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ClitorisGet a more detailed answer ›