Genital herpes lesions that result from a non-primary outbreak can often be confused with more innocuous conditions, such as irritation and ingrown hairs associated with shaving around the area of the genitals or bikini line. The Difference Between Ingrown Hairs & Genital Herpes Photo Credit Jupiterimages/Goodshoot/Getty Images Genital herpes lesions that result from a non-primary outbreak can often be confused with more innocuous conditions, such as irritation and ingrown hairs associated with shaving around the area of the genitals or bikini line. Primary outbreaks are characterized by more severe and numerous lesions that are preceded by flu-like symptoms, such as fever and swollen glands. It can be a bit confusing so I will do my best to make it more clear. Herpes looks like little blister type sores that usually appear in clusters (though they can appear alone), are fluid filled, often itch, and can be painful. If you find it difficult to talk to your partner about herpes, schedule an appointment with us at New Gen we can totally answer all your herpes questions individually and as a couple. It’s possible that your symptoms are from razor burn. It could have been shingles, but if your lower back did not ache and drive you up the wall for weeks, it probably wasn’t shingles. Also if you shave could be a reaction to something on the razor from allergy to that lubricating strip to fungas or bacteria from being in a warm moist area like the hot shower. If you’re sure the docs r wrong about herpes then it sounds like a yeast infection to me.
During our first time I was suffering from one but was too nervous to say anything about it. At times just regular people with experience can be even more helpful. Yeast infection that causes open sores but sounds alot like herpes. I am having similar symptoms and it did give me some relief to read your story and find out you DON’T have herpes- On Thursday (30) I shaved down there and while in the shower noticed my razor cut many cuts — it was probably rough. Did these pictures of STDs and, in particular, herpes look like what you’re experiencing? Did they help you identify your symptoms? Did you find another resource with reputable pictures as well? Share your thoughts in the comments section below!. It sounds like you could have either molluscum contagiosum or genital warts (HPV), however, it’s hard to discern from just a description alone. The bumps may be nothing more than irritation resulting from both shaving and your underwear line, but even so, a dermatologist will probably suggest some alternatives like sensitive shave cream or cotton undies.
DOES THIS LOOK LIKE HERPES OR INGROWN HAIRS? But i do go tanning so the crust i think is because my skin is dry. because you can see crusty dry spots where no bump is even there. Plus sounds like it’s mild if you confused it with an ingrown hair first. I frequently get razor burn/itchiness and irritation from shaving. Does this sound like it could be Herpes, even if the bumps are not full on blisters and are not clustered? How can I tell whether it’s just razor burn or if it’s an STD? I would love to think it’s just razor burn and let it heal but I’m so scared I could infect someone else or have a really nasty OB. And herpes would almost always show up as blisters then small ulcers when they pop, usually with some redness. This really does sound like it is related to your shaving, possibly with hair follicle irritation.
Herpes Or Razor Burn?
Vaginal blisters can appear on the vagina entrance, the labia minora (inner lips), labia majora (outer lips), on clitoris and sometimes on pubic area. Vaginal blisters could be developed due to infection or a cut after shaving and designing personal pubic hair style. Does this sound like genital herpes? It sounds like what you have, however only a doctor can tell you. Could be herpes a friend has thesame problem and its herpes. he could have cheated on you and he may not have symptoms but passed it to you. Now my whole genital area is black from all of those shaving bumps that I used to have. I know herpes can be transmitted via oral sex, but I was wondering how common it was to develop bumps on the vulva/labia region due to shaving. That sounds like razor burn or ingrown hairs to me. It looks (as far as I can tell) that theses little pimples are forming over my shaved hairs. It really sounds like the shaving is causing a number of problems — could you stop shaving permanently or switch to waxing? Also, if you are too dry during sex you should be using LUBE! It’s not good to have sex when you’re dry, as it irritates the vagina and could lead to lacerations (tears in the skin inside your vagina) which are painful and could even become infected if excessively irritated. Isnt HPV genital warts. I didnt know it was the same as herpes. a friend of mine got diagnosed with it some weeks back, she saw these ‘bumpy’ things, and a guy she slept with had the same things on his dick, and she thought it wasnt a big deal at the time. Could this be a skin infection from shaving? I am just very concerned and confused. This new bump does not particularly sound like herpes to me either. This may be a blocked gland. How men and women can catch genital herpes, symptoms, and what you can do. Although this sounds bad, recurrent attacks are often very mild. I would like to know if genital warts can cause the inner lips of your vagina kinda yellow red color.
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Herpes (both oral & genital) can be spread even when there are no symptoms or sores. This is called asymptomatic shedding. Sounds like a herpes outbreak. Hi,well thongs shouldnt be a problem but shaving can cause an outbreak. It sounds like you had a painful experience since you shaved I am guessing after you had the outbreak?? Ouchies, and sorry to hear that. I would like to attribute the tailbone pain to that, but I have read that soreness in that area can be because of genital herpes. Her rash sounds like folliculitis from shaving as does yours! This does not sound a bit like herpes (painful, clear blisters that come in clusters). I shave my pubic region and noticed a single white bump in my upper pubic region. You would need to see your medical provider in this case.