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What does it mean if your vaginal lips get darker?

What does it mean if your vaginal lips get darker?

Change in coloration: This is common with pregnancy, but may occur with age as well. As long as its both sides and somewhat uniform, its probably fine. However, you can get moles on the labia, so if its a spot that is darkening have your GYN look at it. ...Read more

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Do sores inside the vaginal lips automatically mean hsv?

Do sores inside the vaginal lips automatically mean hsv?

No: There are several types of infections that can cause vaginal sores as well as just irritation from excess moisture or wearing chafing clothing. You should have an examination to determine the cause. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you have dead skin on your vaginal lips?

See your doctor: I'm not clear what "dead skin" is referring to but not normal. Would see your doctor for exam and recommendations. ...Read more

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What could swollen itchy vaginal lips mean? No discharge nor odor.

Inflammation: Swelling of the vaginal lips is usually caused by some inflammatory reaction. Possibly from rough sex, or a new cream that may have gotten close to the lips causing the swelling (for example a cream used to shave the area, etc). If it continues, see the GYN for an evaluation of the area. Best wishes to you. ...Read more

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I have mild itching above my clitorus with no discharge or odor and the slightest burning on the vaginal lips when urinating. What does this mean?

I have mild itching above my clitorus with no discharge or odor and the slightest burning on the vaginal lips when urinating. What does this mean?

Irritation: This sounds like irritation, not necessarily infection. Use lubricant for intercourse if you're sexually active. See doctor for worsening and/or discharge. ...Read more

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Small bumps on vaginal lips?

Herpes: I would be suspicious of herpes or vaginal warts. ...Read more

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One of my vaginal lips is swollen?

One of my vaginal lips is swollen?

Bartholins?: This may be a bartholins gland cyst but there are other possibilities. An exam or photo would be most helpful to be sure. Try soaking in a bath or applying a heating pad for 10 minutes 4 x daily. If it's a bartholins cyst, that may help. But if the swelling continues, it needs to be checked. ...Read more

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Can I put neosporin on my vaginal lips?

Not a good idea: It could cause future sensitization to antibiotics. ...Read more

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What caused one of my vaginal lips to swell?

What caused one of my vaginal lips to swell?

Swelling: Labiial swelling on one aides only is usually cased by infection of barholin gland. You my need antibiotics or if abscess to be drained. See gynecologist ...Read more

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What can I do for bumps on my inner vaginal lips?

What can I do for bumps on my inner vaginal lips?

Get medically: Evaluated. Need to rule out std or other infections. Take care. ...Read more

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Why are some vaginal lips more swollen than others?

Why are some vaginal lips more swollen than others?

Unique: Why do some people have larger noses than others? There is variability in all of our bodies. Difference in the fullness of labia does not mean that there is a problem. ...Read more

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Can you use plain yoghert as a cream for vaginal lips?

Although: Some advocate this practice for yeast infections, you can eat yogurt or take priobiotics orally. ...Read more

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Why do my vaginal lips swell up immediately after sex?

Possible allergy?: Some women can have some allergy or sensitivity to the condoms or lubricants they are using, and get a mild (or not so mild) allergic reaction. Rarely -women can have an allergy to their partners sperm - that causes labial swelling and irritation. ...Read more

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I have tiny bumps on inner vaginal lips, how can I treat this?

I have tiny bumps on inner vaginal lips, how can I treat this?

Needs exam: Lumps, bumps, blisters, swelling, ulcers and other skin changes on the genitals require an exam. A doctor would need to see what you are referring to to be able to make an assessment ...Read more

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How can one lose fat around the outer vaginal lips and pubic area?

Fat: Pubic and labia fat will not be lost by dieting.
Only way is interventional such as fat burning laser, body contouring by electric microcurent, or tumescent micro liposuction. ...Read more

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I have severe swelling in my vaginal lips and it is spreading. Help.?

I have severe swelling in my vaginal lips and it is spreading. Help.?

Swollen Labia: There are 2 glands inside the vagina that are the source of your natural lubrication - they can become inflamed, infected, plugged causing one or both of those glands to swell. Other causes include ingrown hair, and yeast infection. See your doctor for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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What would cause two small white bumps on the inside of my vaginal lips?

Many possibilities: The most common cause is small sebaceous glands which have blocked ducts these usually do not neeed treatment examination is needed to be sure. ...Read more

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I am 16 and one of my vaginal lips is longer than the other. Is this normal?

It happens: During the rapid growth period of puberty the labia minora may respond to hormonal stimulation with excessive growth on one or both sides. The effect is benign but many find this uncomfortable or difficult to work with. I refer these cases to an obgyn who can surgically reshape the lips to have equal size and contour. ...Read more

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How do I shrink or tighten my vaginal lips or will that have effects later?

Don't: Leave them alone. If the vaginal "lips" are elongated from childbirth or whatever, then discuss with your gynecologist. Most of the time we will leave them alone. ...Read more

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Is it abnormal for your inner vaginal lips to be a different color than the rest of your body?

No: The inner labia can be a different color than the other parts of your body. This is just a normal variation in development. ...Read more

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I have white bumps inside my vaginal lips, I am a virgin, it does not hurt or anything, it is just there, what could it be and how to make it go away?

I have white bumps inside my vaginal lips, I am a virgin, it does not hurt or anything, it is just there, what could it be and how to make it go away?

Gyn visit: This is one of those situations where a Gyn doctor needs to visualize the area in question to determine if it is normal or not normal. You may be seeing a normal part of your anatomy. Schedule a visit and show the Obgyn what you are seeing. They can guide you through it ...Read more

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I feel pains on my vaginal lips.

Need checking: Trauma or infection are possibilities, but an exam will be necessary. ...Read more

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What determines the size and shape of vaginal lips?

What determines the size and shape of vaginal lips?

Genetics and...: Genetics is half of what we are. The other half is the influence of our environment. This can include trauma and activities in the case of the shape of a body part. ...Read more

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I am starting to feel an itch inside my vaginal lips, what can it be?

More info: More information is needed to help arrive to a diagnosis. Itching is suggestive of some sort of irritation, but the nature of it is unclear based on the amount of information provided. It could be some allergic irritation, friction irritation, reaction to a foreign body or infection but it depends on the history and other symptoms as well as physical findings on exam. ...Read more