Women's Health Community
red, raw spots on the outer labia
About This Community:

A community for people with Women's Health-related concerns. Ask a question, join a conversation, share experiences: medical conditions, general health, and management.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

red, raw spots on the outer labia

Hi. I'm not sure if its reason for concern. I have recently been tested and nothing came up. but I have a large amount of discharge normally, this is regular for me. but with it I sometimes get raw skin on my outer labia. It looks like its just been rubbed raw. There is a small amount of itching, but it's appears to be the same thing that happens when I have waayyy too much sex, and it rubs raw. So I do believe it is not an sti, as i again have been tested. But I am curious if it could be caused do to too much vaginal discharge. or if its just from thee labia rubbing together... I also think it could be caused by my underwear? sometimes I do wear tight panties that rub a little. Im just curious of what can cause it, and how i can go about preventing it. could baby powder help? thank you!!
Related Discussions
  • am i ok? (3 replies):
    I had sex the other night for a really long time then my...[more]
  • it hurts.... (2 replies):
    i would like to know if anyone can help me...i am a sexu...[more]
  • Yeast Infection? (2 replies):
    Trying to figure out what's wrong with me. I had had ...[more]
  • Burning... (1 replies):
    I am 16, I have had sex about 10 times and lost my vigin...[more]
  • orgasam (1 replies):
    While my boyfriend was rubbing and pulling my nipples I ...[more]
Avatar_f_tn
Hello starburt87,  you are probrably rubbing too hard in the shower and causing yourself to be raw.  That area is very sensitive , there are certain soaps that can be too strong and it will cause.irritation.  try and wear loose cotton panties and after the shower be sure to dry the area good, do not leave it damp nor moist from the shower. You can dry with a blowdryer @ the lowest cold setting just to be sure you are completely dry before putting on your clothes.  You may have to even not wear any underwears for a week just to allow your vagina to breath. Do not use baby powder it may irritate the area more. You can use feminine summers eve powder but do not put AnyThing in or around your vagina it will make the problem worse.  Good luck!
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Recent Activity
2020005_tn?1417986816
Blank
KTowne commented on renae176's status
3 hrs ago
1236893_tn?1408490528
Blank
genetically modified organisms (GM...
6 hrs ago by gymdandee
2020005_tn?1417986816
Blank
KTowne commented on Gardezi's status
6 hrs ago
Blank
Menstrual Tracker
Track your cycles
Start Tracking Now
Blank
Weight Tracker
Reach your weight goals
Start Tracking Now
Top Women's Health Answerers
10225605_tn?1408638630
Blank
ipurr2
Tucson, AZ
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
old_before_my_time
973741_tn?1342346373
Blank
specialmom
4851940_tn?1385441629
Blank
jemma116
United Kingdom
136956_tn?1425609872
Blank
ticked
Mississauga, ON
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
Stargirl28
Women's Health Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
Marathon Running Done Over Many Yea...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
New Article on Multifocal IOL vs &q...
May 21 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
748543_tn?1371753642
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
Jan 27 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGDBlank
Top Women's Health Answerers
10225605_tn?1408638630
Blank
ipurr2
Tucson, AZ
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
old_before_my_time
973741_tn?1342346373
Blank
specialmom
4851940_tn?1385441629
Blank
jemma116
United Kingdom
136956_tn?1425609872
Blank
ticked
Mississauga, ON
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
Stargirl28