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Vaginal itch the skin above the clitoris and the skin around my vaginal opening dry and flaking, has little papercuts is lighter than normal skin?

Vaginal itch the skin above the clitoris and the skin around my vaginal opening dry and flaking, has little papercuts is lighter than  normal skin?

Needs to be checked: It needs to be checked, it may be due to yeast infection or a skin condition causing the dryness, flaking and papercuts and lighter skin. Consult your doctor. ...Read more

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I have a hanging piece of skin on my vaginal opening. What is it?

I have a hanging piece of skin on my vaginal opening. What is it?

Common: It is probably a portion of the hymen, however it would require a physical exam to be sure - see your doctor or ask about it during your next annual exam. ...Read more

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I have a piece of skin hanging in the vaginal area and I'm wondering why?

I have a piece of skin hanging in the vaginal area and I'm wondering why?

Hard to say: Without an exam, there is no way to know whether this 'skin' is just a normal part of your anatomy vs a STD (like a genital wart). Please see a health care professional. ...Read more

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I have a line of skin making my vaginal opening look like two, what is this and is there a way to remove it?

Cosmetic?: If it is darkened skin then you could have either laser treatment or topical applications in order to lighten the skin. I am not exactly sure after the location of this line based on your description however make sure your not pregnant in case it is a linea Alba. ...Read more

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The inside of my vaginal opening seems to be white and it looks like what seems to be some extra skin on the inside but it is completely white?

All are different: Just like human faces and personalities, genitals are also varied in appearance from person to person, and no two are exactly alike. If you are having no problems such as pain, itching/irritation, or an abnormal vaginal discharge, then what you are describing sounds normal. It's a healthy practice to be familiar with your own body, so great question. ...Read more

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Dry skin on my vaginal area?

See doctor: Dryness in this area can be a sign of eczema or a yeast infection or fungal infection. See a doctor to have the issue evaluated and for treatment recommendations. ...Read more

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