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5what is it to itch in my upper inner thigh its itched over a year anit has gotten very dark like black looking from where i itch what is this help?

5what is it to itch in my upper inner thigh its itched over a year anit has gotten very dark like black looking from where i itch what is this help?

Yeast Infection: The area of the upper inner thigh ( groin) often retains moisture. This promotes the growth of fungus in the area, causing an itchy, raw rash. Avoid tight clothing, maintain a healthy weight and avoid sugar. See your doctor. If she agrees it's a fungal infection, she'll prescribe an antifungal cream or powder. Also ask to be tested for diabetes. ...Read more

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Hi I am feeling a kind of pain in between my inner thighs even the skin has also started getting dark but the pain is unbearable as it is happening ?

Hi I am feeling a kind of pain in between my inner thighs even the skin has also started getting dark but the pain is unbearable as it is happening ?

Doctor can evaluate: A person with "unbearable pain" should be evaluated by a primary care doctor or by the E.R. There may be some serious medical problem. Skin pain may be due to shingles or some bacterial infection. There could be a problem with the nerves that go to the affected skin area, or a problem with the blood circulation to the area. ...Read more

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Dark armpits and inner thighs?

Weight?: How long have you hade this? There are many causes that need to be discarded, but a calling card for diabetes, called acanthosis nigricans, can give dark skin in areas like neck. The axilla, groin and legs ...Read more

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Why are my inner thighs discolored? They are dark, i recently had a baby.

Why are my inner thighs discolored?  They are dark, i recently had a baby.

Will darken: The skin in this area is usually darker anyway but will get darker during pregnancy because of hormones secreted. ...Read more

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What can I use for my dark inner thighs I have lost a lot of weight but my inner thighs are not lightening up, ! please help?

What can I use for my dark inner thighs I have lost a lot of weight but my inner thighs are not lightening up, ! please help?

Already did : Congratulations on loosing weight! the friction between the thighs is likely the cause of the hyper pigmentation. Since you lost weight the friction is reduced and the color should start lightening naturally. Make sure any treatment is adequate for you natural skin color. A common home remedy is using lemon juice (wash after application). ...Read more

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How to get rid of dark inner thighs ?

How to get rid of dark inner thighs ?

Moisturizing : Moisturizing soap, less scrubbing, limelight or other IPL laser, hydroquinones ...Read more

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What must I do to get rid of dark inner thighs?

What must I do to get rid of dark inner thighs?

Get evaluated: Various reasons for skin discoloration. Infections, irritation from clothing, cosmetic or soaps, or discoloration from the aftermath of what might have been there.Sometimes changes in the skin from friction can contribute to appearance. Acanthosis nigricans is also possible, this condition can be associated with underlying medical conditions. It's best to go to a dermatologist to be evaluated. ...Read more

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