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Why do my vagina lips burn?

Why do my vagina lips burn?

Yeast infection?: A yeast infection is by far the most common cause of vaginal burning. Other possible causes include: trauma (such as from intercourse), a sexually transmitted infection such as herpes, an allergic reaction to something, etc... Best wishes! ...Read more

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My vagina lips burn how do I get it to stop?

My vagina lips burn how do I get it to stop?

Many causes: There are many causes of labial burning. Some of these include contact irritation (kind of like an allergy to someting), skin condition, infection, thinning of the tissue. You ought to see a gynecologist to sort this out. Good luck. ...Read more

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The inside of my vagina lips burn when bathing. Any reason why?

The inside of my vagina lips burn when bathing. Any reason why?

It may be: A mild INFECTION (which makes the "lining" sore) Yeast infection is most common. Another factor may be what SOAP (S) you are using!!! Ask your GYNECOLOGIST for advice!

Hope this helps!
Dr Z ...Read more

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What causes a burning sensation on the outer lips of the vagina?

What causes a burning sensation on the outer lips of the vagina?

Vaginal discomfort: Burning sensation in the vaginal could be a sign of a viral or bacterial infection. Herpes for example causes burning sensation of the vulva or vagina. Being perimenopausal, with hormonal changes can also cause those sensations. Have your obgyn examine you. ...Read more

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What is causing burning and itching sensation on the outer lips of the vagina?

What is causing burning and itching sensation on the outer lips of the vagina?

Several reasons: Irritation/ inflammation/infection/allergy. Depending on your sexual practices you have to be examined and tested for possibilities. See your doctor. ...Read more

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I have what looks like cuts on the inner lips of my vagina and it burns and tingles?

I have what looks like cuts on the inner lips of my vagina and it burns and tingles?

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

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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

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

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Hot pink burning lips of the vagina?

Hot pink burning lips of the vagina?

Vaginal discomfort: Burning sensation in the vagina or vulva can suggest a bacterial or viral infection. Herpes for example can cause burning sensation in the vagina. Have your obgyn examine you. Its impossible for a diagnosis without a formal exam. ...Read more

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The inside of my vagina lips are burning, why?

Burning sensation: There are many possible causes including a yeast infection, an allergic reaction to soaps or other products or infections such as herpes. ...Read more

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If one side of vagina lips are burning would do that mean?

Vaginal discomfort: Burning sensation in the vaginal could be a sign of a viral or bacterial infection. Herpes for example causes burning sensation of the vulva or vagina. Being perimenopausal, with hormonal changes can also cause those sensations. Have your obgyn examine you. ...Read more

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Can you tell me what can it mean when the lips of your vagina itch/burn?

Can you tell me what can it mean when the lips of your vagina itch/burn?

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

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Tingling vagina lips and no burning or anything. What does this sound lile?

Tingling vagina lips and no burning or anything. What does this sound lile?

Vaginal discomfort: Its very hard to tell with little information you are providing. Vaginal infections can cause vaginal irritation and discomfort. Changing soaps can have a deleterious effect on some patients. Go see your obgyn. ...Read more

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My vagina lips hurt and are very swollen and burn from being raw and erritated?

My vagina lips hurt and are very swollen and burn from being raw and erritated?

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

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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 am just wondering why my vagina is red roar the lips aswell it also feels like it is burning what shall I do?

Vaginal pain: 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

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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?

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?

Itching: You have a vaginitis. Most likely yeast. You can use a vaginal cream or suppositories like Monistat or clotrimazole. If it does not resolve after a week you should see your GYN for more testing. ...Read more

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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?

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?

See doctor: Burning at the vagina could be a variety of infections, a reaction to laudry detergent or body wash, etc. You will need to have a pelvic exam to further explain your problems. ...Read more

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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?

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

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Why might the inner lip of vagina burns when I wipe?

Why might the inner lip of vagina burns when I wipe?

See a doctor: This could just be irritation, but I am concerned that it could mean you have an std or genital herpes. ...Read more

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I have lil blisters or bites on the lips of my vagina, burns and hurts what can I put on it?

I have lil blisters or bites on the lips of my vagina, burns and hurts what can I put on it?

Be examined: It is possible what you may be describing is genital herpes which requires treatment by mouth and swabs and blood work to check for any additional STI. All the best. ...Read more

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Left part of my lips on my vagina is swollen it itches and burns what could it possibly be?

Left part of my lips on my vagina is swollen it itches and burns what could it possibly be?

Likely yeast infect.: Likely yeast infection/candida albicans infection. Also could be trauma to the area. If time doesn't heal this, over next day or so, than seek medical help. ...Read more

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Why after sex does my vagina burn and in between my smaller lips it is bright red? What could cause this?

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

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What to do for the last week my vagina has been itching and burning like crazy! And then last friday the lips started peeling?

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

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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?

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

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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

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My period came on this morning but its burning my vagina lips. What does that mean?

My period came on this morning but its burning my vagina lips. What does that mean?

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