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My Vagina Lips Burn
See doctor: Need to determine the cause in order to treat it. ...Read more
Avoid: Consult your physician and get gun exam done ...Read more
After my boyfriend rubs my vagina the lip starts to burn really bad why? And how can I make it stop. It always stops over night.
Tell him: Not to rub so hard or use lubrication. ...Read more
Yeast? Herpes?: If the area is red and irritated, in addition to the "cuts", a yeast infection is the best bet. If not -- that is if the "cuts" are genital ulcers without widespread vulvar itching and irritation, genital herpes is a possibility. Either say, get care promptly. If it's herpes, it's especially important: diagnosis is most accurate and treatment most effective the earlier you get started. Good luck! ...Read more
From sex, my vagina between the lips on one side it's just puffy and looks like a cut/burn I don't know but it hurts. What do I do to heal it? It's been days
You're likely right!: Pain inside lips of vagina after sex is likely a small tear or part of the skin rubbed off (abrasion). Puffiness, redness, and tenderness may mean trauma or infection. If you have drainage/pus from this area, see dr. Right away! yeast infection, movement, more sex, or tight underwear can make cuts/abrasions hurt more. Try hot baths, no creams/lotions, see dr to check for infection. Good luck! ...Read more
It could mean a: Variety of things. Yeast is one of them. Please seek medical evaluation. Causes of vaginal itching include yeast infections; vaginitis; contact w chemicals (douches, detergent, feminine spray, contraceptive foam/ jelly or ointments or creams); stress; pinworm; menopause (vaginal drying); precancerous lesions ; stress. ...Read more
May be Vulvovaginitis: If you sexually active and have had recent activity, you should get checked to rule out STD. If not, vaginal yeast infections can cause some of the same symptoms. You can use OTC med for yeast and if still no improvement, see your doctor for an evaluation. Feel better ...Read more
I am just wondering why my vagina is red roar the lips aswell it also feels like it is burning what shall I do?
I would recommend seeing a doctor to get evaluated. There is a possibility that you might have a local infection and if at risk, you should be tested for stds just in case.
Hope that helps. ...Read more
My vagina is itchy on the inside of the lips when I itch my lips for a little bit they swell and burn and hurt what is wrong?
At the bottom of my vagina lips/opening of the vagina it itches really bad, doesn't burn to much. What should I do and what is it?
So I was just doing my everyday check on my vagina and I noticed that when I pulled the lips back it was a bit red, it didn't burn or hurt?
Sounds normal: The inner portion of the labia minora are supposed to be a "bit red." if you're having no other symptoms, I would not be too concerned. ...Read more
Why after sex does my vagina burn and in between my smaller lips it is bright red? What could cause this?
Contact dermatitis: I am assuming that as an intelligent woman that you are using condoms religiously. They are impregnated with spermacide, which can be very irritating to some women. Try a brand without the spermacide. It also may be a latex allergy. Try a non-latex condom. ...Read more
What to do for the last week my vagina has been itching and burning like crazy! And then last friday the lips started peeling?
Accurate diagnosis w: A health care professional is the first step. Causes of vaginal itching include yeast infections; vaginitis; contact w chemicals (douches, detergent, feminine spray, contraceptive foam/ jelly or ointments or creams); stress; pinworm; menopause (vaginal drying); precancerous lesions ; stress. ...Read more
I'm worried because my vagina is burning and itching and the inner lips are swollen! I don't know what to do!, what do you suggest?
This could be a: Yeast infection but it needs to be accuratedly diagnosed by your physician/ gynecologist. Causes of vaginal itching include yeast infections; vaginitis; contact w chemicals (douches, detergent, feminine spray, contraceptive foam/ jelly or ointments or creams); stress; pinworm; menopause (vaginal drying); precancerous lesions ; stress. ...Read more
Is it okay to put neosporin between your vagina lips a little close to the hole? I have a cut/friction burn. It's been a couple days n hasn't healed.
Natural Healing: The good news is that area has fantastic blood supply and so healing will occur rapidly. Inflammation (red, hot, tender swelling) is the body increasing the blood flow to the injury to bring healing factors to the area and also the veins expand to carry bad stuff away. Dressings and ointments are of no value there. Avoid further trauma to the area and let nature take it's course. ...Read more
Probably candidiasis: Best to get an exam.Get a more detailed answer ›
Infection: Typically a burning sensation in the vagina implies a yeast or bacterial infection. You should see your gynecolologist and get tested. Sometimes during one's cycle, it's difficult to describe the type of discharge you're having and you need some lab testing to determine the cause. ...Read more