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How do I cure labial melanosis?

How do I cure labial melanosis?

Dermatologist: See a dermatologist for treatment options. Bleaching treatments are available. Also discuss what may be causing the dark pigmentation such as oral contraceptives or other medications. ...Read more

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My superior labial frenulum is white. Is that normal?

My superior labial frenulum is white. Is that normal?

Not normal...: White skin on the labia should usually be biopsied to make sure it isn't something serious. Best wishes! ...Read more

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What is the normal recovery time for a labial frenectomy?

What is the normal recovery time for a labial frenectomy?

Recovery time?: This varies. What do you mean by recovery? No more discomfort or complete healing? Up to a week for the discomfort and perhaps 2-3 weeks for complete healing of the wound. ...Read more

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I have recently noticed I have black labial spots...What causes them and will they need to be removed?

I have recently noticed I have black  labial spots...What causes them and will they need to be removed?

See Obygn: What you have could be tiny clusters of blood vessels at the skin, normal moles/freckles, or less likely, skin cancer. Your obgyn can figure it out for you with an exam. ...Read more

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I shave my pubic area ever so often and my skin appears to be getting darker on the outer labial. is there any crean to lighten the skin?

I shave my pubic area ever so often and my skin appears to be getting darker on the outer labial. is there any crean to lighten the skin?

Would avoid: bleaching creams can be irritating, so I would be careful in this area of body. Azelaic acid cream might not be so irritating. That is a prescription cream ...Read more

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What's the difference between of skin tags and labial polyp?

What's the difference between of skin tags and labial polyp?

Size: Skin tags are common and always benign. Although polyps may occur on mucosal membranes they are rare on skin. Polyps that occur anywhere have the potential to be malignant and may require biopsy for histologic evaluation. They are generally much larger than skin tags. ...Read more

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Lysis of labial adhesions how they do it?

Lysis of labial adhesions how they do it?

Surgical separation: Labial adhesions or vaginal synechia where labia of both sides get adherent in midline , causing urinary symptoms , seen in prepubertial females , surgically dissected and separated , also occasionally seen in sexually inactive females and elderly. Initial non surgical treatment done with estrogen ; steroid creams ...Read more

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How soon should I wear braces after a labial frenectomy?

How soon should I wear braces after a labial frenectomy?

Other way around: Braces first. Move teeth into optimal positions, then have frenectomy accomplished. Hold teeth in place as gum/bone heals. Please discuss this w a qualified orthodontic specialist before any rx is started. ...Read more

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Flaky dark skin patch face in nasal labial fold on face?

Flaky dark skin patch face in nasal labial fold on face?

FLAKY NASOLABIALS: This may be seborrheic dermatitis. With no photo i cannot be sure. Shampoo your scalp (yes, scalp) daily with a tar shampoo. Use an o-t-c Hydrocortisone cream daily for a couple of weeks (only). Find out which foods may be causing it; then eliminate them. Cut out stress. If no better, see a dermatologist. Best luck! ...Read more