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Discolored, ugly butt


my problem is that my butt is very dark compared to my legs/thighs and stands out when i see it in the mirror...moreover it has some strange white colored marks on it...the area bw those marks is very dark.....the butt crack is also v dark...i understand that male genetilia is usually darker than the rest of the body but i dont think butts are darker than the rest of the body...is this some kind of fungal/bacterial infection? mind you i have 1-2 of those white marks on my knees also and have severe folliculitis on my legs...could this be related? please help im very ashamed of my butt....esp the discoloration....

if you want i can,mail you a pic...plz help...:(
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What is your age? A clinical examination would be required to answer all your queries.

The skin in the regions you mention is normally dark as compared to skin elsewhere.

Do you have any other associated symptoms of itching, rash , etc.

It would not be advisable to scrub the area too hard as this would irritate the skin. You should try to avoid sweat collection in the areas, keep the areas clean, maintain good personal hygiene, wear lose comfortable clothes. Apply calamine lotion at the sites.

Consult a skin specialist for your complaints and discuss whether a demyleininzing agent would help in your case. You could also discuss about microdermabrasion and whether it would help in your case.

Let us know about how you are doing and if you have any other doubts.

Post us about what your doctor advises.

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I have discolored area inside of my buttcheeks its kinda dark it from sweating how can I get it back to its normal color
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