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Inner Thigh Rid
I have hidradenitis suppurativa. Very small case only few lesions on inner thighs. What helps get rid of them?
A few painful whiteheads that are red in surrounding area on inner thigh. How to get rid of them? What are they?
First I had symptom of jock itch. Tried using clotrimazole. Nw I have bumps appearing on my inner thigh...How to get rid of dat?
Many possibilities: There are many things that could cause a skin rash. Several types of inflammatory conditions of the skin, allergic reactions, sun exposure, insect bites, and sometimes bacterial, viral or fungal infections can cause rashes on the skin. Have it evaluated by a professional and get the appropriate treatment. ...Read more
Get evaluated: Various reasons for skin discoloration. Infections, irritation from clothing, cosmetic or soaps, or discoloration from the aftermath of what might have been there. Sometimes changes in the skin from friction can contribute to appearance. Acanthosis nigricans is also possible, this condition can be associated with underlying medical conditions. It's best to go to a dermatologist to be evaluated. ...Read more
See md: How long are they there? Are you taking any medications tha could cause these bloody bumps? Bleeding into the skin is a sign of damage to the localized blood vessels and could be a sign of an intern a problem. See your doctor for possible blood tests and skin biops to determine cause of the problem so it can be treated appropriately. ...Read more
Stretchings: Or use a machine. My patients lke my techniques on mesotherapy fo fatty thighs. ...Read more
I have really dark brown to black skin in my inner thighs and underarms, how can I get rid of it??
NotARiverInAfrica: You may have what's called "acanthosis nigricans." It can be caused by a lot of things, like pre-diabetes or thyroid or pituitary problems, obesity, birth control pills, etc and sometimes it's just there for no apparent reason. There's just as many treatments, but first you've got to make sure you don't have a medical problem. If that issue is cleared then a dermatologist could handle it. ...Read more
My genitil areas and inner thighs are black and very dark. How to get rid of this? Ecspecially panty line
See a doctor: Rashes and skin discolorations are very different and require a in person evaluation to accurately diagnose and treat. ...Read more
I have fat pockets one on each side on my inner thighs what is it called? How do you get them? How do you get rid of them?
It: It can be considered localized adiposity. Unfortunately excessive fat collection is determined genetically as you gain extra weight. Some gain it in their hips, others their buttocks and yet others, their thigh or abdomen. At this point, you are unfortunately unable to spot lose weight in one specific area. These areas of localized adiposity can potentially be treated with traditional or ultrasonic liposuction as long as the skin laxity is not too decreased in that area. If the skin is too loose or relaxed, you may then require a thigh lift type of procedure to get rid of extra skin. ...Read more
I have dark inner thighs, how can I get rid of them despite the fact that I have now lost weight it's really self disturbing?
See a dermatologist: Only a dermatologist can tell you if this can be changed and by what method. Sorry, no quick answer. ...Read more
I have brown hyperpigmantion on my inner thighs for years after a fungus. What should I do to get rid from those brown patches??? : (
Dermatologist: Skin discoloration that has been present for years will not be easy to change. Consult with a cosmetic dermatologist for treatment options. ...Read more
My inner thighs are fat is that what causes my inner thighs to be dark and can working out and getting them slimmer get rid of dark inner thighs??????
Probably: The skin of your inner thighs is likely being chronically irritated from rubbing together or against your pants. This causes post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation, a darkening of the skin. Preventing this rubbing by losing weight and wearing loose pants will likely allow this discoloration to resolve over time, and will yield many other health benefits. Good luck! ...Read more
May not be blackhead: Blackheads are related to excess oil production and plugged pores. This would be highly unlikely to occur in this area. More likely, is that friction from thighs ribbing together or against clothing is causing blocked hair follicles and causing ingrown hairs or keratitis pili. Shaving aggravates this. Smooth fabrics and powder if area tends to get wet and sweaty, which causes mor friction. ...Read more
How do you get rid of purple stretch marks on your inner thighs? Or at least lessen the appearance?
I need help not "learntolivewithit" how to get rid of dark inner thighs which prescription medicine and medicine name??
See dermatologist: Assuming this is not a skin condition that needs immediate attention, your answer lies in what dermatologist or plastic surgeon can do to change the appearance of the darkened skin, if possible. Topical medications could lighten the skin, and may improve the appearance ...Read more
How to get rid of hyperpigmentation on my inner thighs? I just lost a lot of weight and my dark inner thighs are embarrassing
Already did: Congratulations on loosing weight! The friction between the thighs is likely the cause of the hyper pigmentation. Since you lost weight the friction is reduced and the color should start lightening naturally. Make sure any treatment is adequate for you natural skin color. ...Read more
I have dark black spots on my butts and inner thighs. I used to be fat but now in shape, in there any relation? Can I get rid of them?
Need to see them: Too many potential options for dark / black spots--need to see dermatologist or primary care dr for examination to help identify the spots / lesions and direct treatment to minimize / get rid of, if possible. ...Read more
Hi im 17 & I have dark spots on my inner thigh from shaving a lot & I feel embarrassed about it. So, how can I get rid of these dark spots?
See Dermatologist: Check with your dermatologist and he/she may prescribe a cream that bleaches the skin. Sounds like you had pigmentation in the shaved areas. ...Read more
I'm a 28 yr old black female. I get boils on my inner thighs every now and then. How do I prevent boils. How do I treat boils without popping them?
Hidradenitis: Hidradenitis suppurativa is a chronic skin inflammation marked by the presence of blackheads and one or more red, tender bumps (lesions). The lesions often enlarge, break open and drain pus. Scarring may result after several recurrences. Antibiotics taken for a long time early in the disease help fight infection and may prevent future outbreaks or prevent the disease from worsening. ...Read more
I have extreme cellulite with deep dimpling in my inner thighs. Would fat loss get rid of this or will it always be there on some level. Please honest?
Wt. Loss & Cellulite: Cellulite is due to fat filling the superficial compartments of the female sub dermal area. Therefore, weight loss helps this significantly as it reduces the fill. You generally have to get to a BMI of about 22, however. At your age, you should not have much problem with skin shrinkage, even in the inner thigh area. ...Read more
Many acne options: Acne can be treated with medications you put on your skin (topical medication) and mediation you take by mouth (antibiotics and sometimes Accutane). Mild to moderate acne can usually be treated by topical medication alone - unless it occurs in places you can not easily reach. ...Read more
You need a doctor: Most 'boils' are due to staphylococcus bacteria infecting the skin.Pus forms below the skin which swells to form a painful boil. Sometimes streptococci & pseudomonas may cause boils. Often the 'boil' can be cured by a special drainage procedure performed by your doctor. If the surrounding area is red & angry antibiotics are needed. If untreated the infection can spread to the blood & become dangerous. ...Read more
The cause for the:
Rash needs to be identified.
The type of rash/ dx will lead to the best treatment option. ...Read more