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Ingrown Hair Penis
Removed few black dots from ingrown hairs on penis shaft with vinegar made with Acetic Acid and water, was it dangerous? Can I remove the rest?
Ingrown hair: This is probably okay to do. However, I will check which her primary care physician or a dermatologist for more specific treatment.
Maybe: More likely this is a sebaceous cyst. These are not infected but can be removed if unsightly. Get checked out to be sure.
Here are some. ..: Of course, it can be removed or dessicated or destroyed. But, one has to evaluate and balance the medical necessity and professional possibility before taking on eradicating procedure. So, get pro-evaluation & counseling before treatment. Oftentimes, you may need no surgical Rx but some medical care. Best wish. ..
May cause infection: The trauma in intercourse may cause inflammation and infection. And if you have an infection it could be spread to your partner.
Trim, don't shave: MANSCAPING: Ingrown hairs occur when the tip of a hair gets caught underneath the skin surface but continues to grow while trapped inside the follicle, creating a "hair pimple". If you get waxed (Brazilian) or shave very closely, you increase the chance that a hair will get caught beneath the surface. If you want a "neat" appearance, try trimming the hair with an electric clipper instead.
That is ok...: Ingrown hairs are not anatomically normal, but if no physical discomfort, it is functionally normal; so, do nothing to them.
I have what appears to be small black heads or ingrown hairs on my penis shaft sometimes they get big and when I squeeze them it is similar to what comes out when you squeeze a blackhead is this normal and any way to get rid of?
No worries: Blackheads are normal on the penis. This isn't anything to be worried about. If you remain concerned, see your doctor.
I have a shiny bump on sde of penis. Thought it was an ingrown hair, as I shave that area, so I popped it. Its been 2 weeks, still hasn't healed.
Penis Lesion: This needs to be evaluated by a physician.
Can you get an ingrown hair on the upper part of your shaft on the penis? Also what can you do to heal the ingrown hair?
Possible: Anywhere hair grows, it can be possible to get an ingrown hair. The treatment may involve the need for antibiotics if the area gets infected. See your Dr. As needed Good luck to you.
I have a large bump on my lower pubic area right above where my penis starts. I thought it might be an ingrown hair, but I haven't shaved in months.
Still possible: It is possible that you have a cyst or an abscess from an ingrown hair or a sweat gland. It is possible to develop a clogged skin poor, hair follicle, sweat gland without an infection. It will form a nodule that could possibly become infected later. If it bothers you, see your doctor sooner than later.
I have a bump on my penis shaft and it doesn't hurt its just really unsightly and has been here for 3 weeks, is it an ingrown hair or something else?
I have one pimple looking thing at base of my penis that I popped and contained pus. Can't tell if it's an ingrown hair or something else. Thoughts?
I have a bump on my penis kinda seems like a ingrown hair or black head bump, I pop it and get it out but it always seems to come back, what can I do?
Pinching Skin: Stop pinching or irritating the skin. If the lesion persists please show your family doctor the next time you are in their office.