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Im a white female and I have dark undr arms and groin why?

Im a white female and I have dark undr arms  and groin why?

Insulin resistance: Darkening of the underarms, groin area or the neck can sometimes be associated with Insulin resistance and an early marker of metabolic issues. It is called acanthosis and should be evaluated by a physician for any other underlying issues. ...Read more

Groin (Definition)

The region or crease between ...Read more


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Im using kojic gel for dark under arms, inner thighs & groin area. Is it effective & does it have any side effects. Im ttc. Is it safe to use. Thanks?

Im using kojic gel for dark under arms, inner thighs & groin area. Is it effective & does it have any side effects. Im ttc. Is it safe to use. Thanks?

Yes, but be careful.: These products are over the counter and therefore loosely regulated. But in the right formulation kojic acid exfoliates the dead skin which is needed for the whitening part of the process to work so no need for an exfoliating product, before using these products for your darker areas. ...Read more

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I'm 43 female. For a couple of months my right arm has been weak and achy now I have a swollen lymph node in my groin on the right side. Any ideas?

I'm 43 female. For a couple of months my right arm has been weak and achy now I have a swollen lymph node in my groin on the right side. Any ideas?

No connection may be: most likely there is no connection it really depend first what is causing the ache and the weakness in your right arm if it was virus then the reactive lymph node in your groin could be related to that going back to your lymph node in the right groin lymph node react to virus,allergy,or bacteria not knowing what cause yours you need to see a doctor in case you need antibiotic good luck ...Read more

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My skin looks darker at the joints on my arms, behind the legs n esp near the crotch area. Why is this so n is there any way to lighten plse? Thanks!

My skin looks darker at the joints on my arms, behind the legs n esp near the crotch area. Why is this so n is there any way to lighten plse? Thanks!

Need details: What kind of skin do you have? How dark? History of itch these areas? How fat are you? Probably normal and certainly related to these factors. If you are seriously concerned, see a dermatologist. Be prepared to name all meds. Do you have relatives with similar features? ...Read more

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Feels as if I'm having pain in my veins. In my legs, thighs, groin, arms, underarms, fingers, toes & now the 2 veins on either side of my esophagus.

Feels as if I'm having pain in my veins. In my legs, thighs, groin, arms, underarms, fingers, toes & now the 2 veins on either side of my esophagus.

Many symptoms: Two items: 1: Please make sure that the doctor preparing you for your pregnancy and soon to new baby MUST go through the many pains, etc. you report. 2: Do you really need all four of the medications you listed? Check with your Gynecologist about this - seems too much medicines. Please let me know how things go. ...Read more

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I get boils under my arms and in my groin area, what can I use to get rid of those for good?

I get boils under my arms and in my groin area, what can I use to get rid of those for good?

Antibiotic: Boils are purulent bacterial infections of hair follicles, groin and axilla are conductive to multiple/recurrent infections due to excessive moisture. Infection in the axilla and groin may need antibiotic treatment and removal of ingrown hair, if present. If the boils are recurrent you should get checked out for predisposing factors like diabetes or immune deficiency. ...Read more

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