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When Does It Burn When I Wipe
The Wipes?: Could be the wrong wipes. Make sure you're not using chlorox wipes. ...Read more
I wiped after I peed and now I feel some kind of burning. That's the only way I can describe it. It's not a lot but enough to bother me. What is it?
Bleach: No the dried bleach will no burn you. ...Read more
I'm 29/F. Having pain in my perrenium area for almost a week after sex. It is quite swollen and can't touch or wipe the area bc it burns. Pls help!
Best to have exam: Your best course of action is to have BPGYN exam and get your answer and correct treatment. ...Read more
The pool made my vag opening & the sides of irritated. It burns slightly after I wipe. Nothing else odd going on down there besides that. Goes away?
My anal area has been itching for about a week. I don't really know what's causing it? It's very irritating and when I wipe around that area it burns.
Toilet paper "burn": If you are wiping from front to back as needed, is it done "roughly"? If not, make sure that the toilet paper does not contain colored dyes or "freshness" products that can irritate the vulva. Also utilize mild soaps like Dove, Caress and Ivory to minimize vulva irritation as well. By the way, there is nothing wrong with dabbing after voiding rather than wiping. ...Read more
Several possibilitie: An exam is the next step. Friction can cause burning and an over the counter lubricant can help. An exam is the way to figure this out to rule out infection or other causes. ...Read more