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What Does It Mean When Your Vagina Burns When Its Dry
May have a yeast : Infection or something else , see your gyn for an exam and cultures. ...Read more
Abrasion/Bruising: You may have an abrasion, essentially a friction burn. Also, with vigorous activity, you might have some bruising. Be sure you are well lubricated, either from foreplay or a water-soluble lubricant (e.g., KY jelly). Also, be sure your partner is gentle enough not to harm your fragile genital tissues. Finally, if you are sore "down there, " you might refrain from activity until you are fully healed. ...Read more
Irritation: It usually means your vagina is irritated. This can be due to sexual trauma, lack of hormones, an infection (such as a yeast infection), a reaction to something such as a lubricant or douche or a skin condition such as lichen sclerosis. If its persistent, see a gyn. Best wishes! ...Read more
Yeast usually: Lots of itching is usually a yeast infection. Try a topical yeast medication like Monistat derm or gynelotrimin (clotrimazole) on the outside twice a day for a week, or if you are talking about a teenager you can use an over the counter vaginal yeast treatment like an older women. ...Read more
What does it mean if im a clea person but my vagina smells funny and it burns after sex? Same partner for 2 years
A couple of things: This could be bacterial vaginosis and/or trichomoniasis. Bacterial vaginosis is caused by a bacterial infection in your vagina and presents with odor. Trichomoniasis is caused by a protozoan and presents with burning but not much odor. These are less about hygiene and more about vaginal ph. Probiotics can help restore the natural flora and pH in your vagina. See your doc for more info. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hi the skin between the vagina and anus burns when my urine touches it. Only burns every so often. What does this mean?
Inflammation: You are getting inflammation in the area. If it happens after intercourse, there may be some abrasions. You might need to use a water-based lubricant. If it doesn't just happen after intercourse, you may have an external yeast infection. You might try some over-the-counter antifungal cream. If this does not help, you may need to go get checked by your gynecologist. ...Read more
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