My penis head is really itchy and the skin is peeling of it. What could this be?

See urologist... What described strongly suggests psoriasis of glans penis. Applying 1% Hydrocortisone cream may ease but not cure. Do you have similar lesions around knees, elbows, buttocks, or ... If further in doubt, go to see urologist after recording the feature and degree of the related symptoms with their detailed sequence of events so he/she can assess and analyze to deduce reasonable answers for you.

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I have red dots on head of penis and the skin under my foreskin is peeling and leaving cuts. And it only itchy where the cuts are and peeling?

Irritation or Yeast. An irritant dermatitis or localized yeast or fungal infection can cause rashes in this area. See a physician for evaluation and prescriptions to treat this. Read more...
See Your Doctor. Most likely a yeast infection, but could be herpes. It needs to be examined and cultured (swab for herpes and KOH prep for yeast). Yeast can be easily treated, but can be a symptom of other problems, like diabetes. Read more...

I been noticing on my penis and testicals the skin is very dry itchy and sort of peeling I am not sexually active And it is also shinny?

Be checked... Need a direct look after more detailed history before possibly offering right diagnosis although clinically what you described may represent the picture for psoriasis. For care, try applying topical 1% hydrocortisone skin cream lightly 1-2 times daily for 3-5 days and see if the symptoms and skin picture may improve and fade. Read more...

What causes ocasionaly peeling of penis skin and itchy urethra after unprotected fellatio? No discharge, sometimes itchy anus. Urine tests negative.

Problems. Two things: 1: Please don't have any sex with either a woman or a man for at least two months. 2: If the skin and itching is a problem please make an appointment to see your doctor. Hope all goes well. Read more...

Hey, I have 5 small pimples on shaft of penis right below head. They do not discharge anything at all and arnt really itchy. What could they be?

PPP's? If they're relatively stable, and don't change, and don't go away, you may one of the lucky 1% of men who have "pearly penile papules" along the corona. It's your choice whether you keep them or have them lasered off. There are photos online; see if they match, and check with your physician next time you visit. Read more...
Need details. There are benign lesions that can be found on the genitals which are not viral or due to stds. These usually don't need treatment unless for cosmetic reasons. Best thing to do is to have it checked by a dermatologist. An example of a common condition found on the head of the penis is pearly penile papules (see photo). Read more...