It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Women's Health Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 09-24-2009, 08:00 PM   #1
Newbie
(female)
 
Join Date: Sep 2009
Posts: 2
sk95 HB User
Ingrown hair? Something more?

Hi all, I tend to get ingrown hairs on the same spot on my vulva because I shave. I got an ingrown hair the other day, waited for it to surface, and plucked it. However, it has now been a few days and I still have a bump where the ingrown hair was. It doesn't really hurt...a little uncomfortable at times, but not pain. I am sexually active and in a monogamous relationship (we both tested STD free). I also mentioned the ingrown hairs to my gyno during my last visit, and she didn't seem worried. However, I am getting kind of concerned about this darn bump still being there! Could it just be scar tissue, or something more serious? Thanks!

 
Old 10-09-2009, 10:18 PM   #2
Newbie
(female)
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Location: TX
Posts: 3
armywife2002 HB User
Re: Ingrown hair? Something more?

I would recommend going ahead and seeing a doctor I had a similar issue and they were telling me its common with shaving but you never know if it has caused it to be something worse. But I know they say drink lots of water and to try to take shave as much plus it can be from the kind of underwear we wear too lol. But either way I know it help me by just making sure on some of those ways. You could also try a deep cleaning body wash like Neutrogena or any other products you prefer. Best of luck I know I'm having issues now with my chin =0(

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
ingrown hair I can't see FightClub Skin Problems 1 10-03-2008 04:04 PM
vaginal ingrown hair bevv1 Women's Health 6 11-17-2007 05:20 PM
Ingrown pubic hair, red bumps, solutions? Chris22` Skin Problems 1 04-30-2007 06:46 AM
Can a Psoriasis Lesion start out looking just like a pimple or ingrown hair? joe1971 Psoriasis 1 04-22-2007 10:28 PM
Ingrown Hairs arsalan88 Beauty & Cosmetics 3 11-18-2006 05:24 PM

Tags
ingrown hair



Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.

Whoops,

There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added




Top 10 Drugs Discussed on this Board.
(Go to DrugTalk.com for complete list)
Alesse
Diflucan
Flagyl
Ibuprofen
Motrin
  Naproxen
Provera
Tylenol
Vicodin Yasmin




TOP THANKED CONTRIBUTORS



STLouisgal (54), Kszan (41), Titchou (39), twohands (23), Seraph (17), solofelix (16), janewhite1 (14), sjb (12), ladybud (12), Vanilla Kiss (10)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1180), MSJayhawk (1004), Apollo123 (904), Titchou (847), janewhite1 (823), Gabriel (759), ladybud (754), sammy64 (668), midwest1 (668), BlueSkies14 (610)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 01:33 AM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!