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    Skin Pigmentation Problems

    Melanin is the natural pigment responsible for the colour of our skin, hair and eyes. However, if too much or too little is produced by the body, it could lead to a skin condition. Read more →

    Hello, ages ago the small glands around my nipple got white dots in the middle of them which if you apply light pressure onto them they will release a long white strand like a white head, this will then inflame the whole area and make it really red. Then in about a minute they will have the white stuff back in them some of the spots now have gone into scabs which looks horrific if i leave the spots they don't go away and if i squeeze them they don't go away.





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    I'm 31 years old, Male and have developed spots on the top of my lip which won't go away. When I touch my lips, the spots are hard and the colour of the spots is white. I have never had these spots on my lip and started to get the spots in Febraury 2013. Have been to my local GP who told me to use Daktarin Orel Gel but this did not work. I then tried Nystatin Oral Suspension BP buy again this did not work. My GP does not know what the spots are. Please could somebody help me and advise what these spots are and how get rid of them. Thank you





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    i'm 14 and i have white spots on the shaft of my penis, could they just be white heads/spots? but they have been there for over year, and they don't hurt or anything?





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    hi i'm 14 too, I've had the exact same thing... I've heard that these are mostly normal to occur during puberty. Don't worry nothing to worry about ;)

    ive searched this up i have the same problem as you, thousands of people have it across the country, world probably, and been told they are not contageous and completely normal.

    Hi, I'm 24 yrs old and pregnant. I have noticed that every time I shower there is small white spots on my right nipple. When I squeeze the spots, white discharge comes out. If I don't squeeze it, it's start to itch. Can someone please help me understand why this is happening. Thanks





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    I am concernced about my stools, for the last 4 weeks they have had white spots in the stool a little like rice but not as uniformed, suffer from bloating and sometimes suffer with piles, they look like no5 but with white spots. I am 48 yrs old and am going through the menopose.





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    Hi, ive always had those little white spots on my vagina underneath the lips and they have never bothered me before (eg: itching etc) but this morning i was itchy slightly and notice 2 in particular were slightly bigger so i squeezed them and some white puss come out :-s very strange as ive never had this before and i've had the same boyfriend for 4 years now. Is this normal for these spots to sometimes become inflamed? Thanks





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    It could be molluscum..... i would go to the gum clinic. if that white puss that came out is contagious then i t will spead the spots. hope it gets sorted

    I am 17 years old and have little white rough spots on.the edge of my penis head i have been to my doctor and hee said it is hygienic spots is this right? When i first got.these spots i wasn't sexually active





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    You don't believe your doctor?? Ok, if you want a second opinion I suggest you go to your local Sexual Health Clinic. They are attached to most public hospitals (look up on the net where your closest SHC is), they are basically anonymous, free, and yes, they are looking at penises and vaginas all day long so there is no need to be shy.

    i keep getting popable spots on my virgina, i went to my doctors and she gave me aqueous cream but the spots have semt to get worse,there just like normal spots where white puss comes out. i do get alot and quite regular. how do i get rid of them?





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    they're probably little blocked hair follicles - they're on the outside yeah? where you have hair? try using something like a bit of sudocreme - its antibacterial which will help if they're infected. aqueous cream tends to clog pores if you dont have dry skin. other than that try gently exfoliating and making sure that you're wearing cotton underwear and no tight jeans which can cause friction and sweat which makes spots worse.

    I am uncircumcised male ,couple of years ago I used talc powder for masturbation and good amount went under skin of my penis. After a day I started irritation and itch around my penis skin. When I retracted my foreskin I could see some type of thick layer formed around my penis under skin. After few days I noticed white spots and since then it has grown to the point where half of my penis lost its pigmentation and it is white. This has triggered vitiligo in my entire body and I have white spots on my hand , face and feet , skin on my face burns. Please help , Please advise. I am anxious and it has affected my sex life because it makes my vitiligo symptoms worst (skin burning and white spots increasing)when I have passionate sex. I am in feeling extremely depressed because of this. Please help and advise , what should I do?





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    I am uncircumcised male ,couple of years ago I used talc powder for masturbation and good amount went under skin of my penis. After a day I started irritation and itch around my penis skin. When I retracted my foreskin I could see some type of thick layer formed around my penis under skin. After few days I noticed white spots and since then it has grown to the point where half of my penis lost its pigmentation and it is white. This has triggered vitiligo in my entire body and I have white spots on my hand , face and feet , skin on my face burns. Please help , Please advise. I am anxious and it has affected my sex life because it makes my vitiligo symptoms worst (skin burning and white spots increasing)when I have passionate sex. I am in feeling extremely depressed because of this. Please help and advise , what should I do?





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    Have you ever explained what the white spots on our teeth are? I have to hide them constantly by brushing my a bit yellow teeth to make them more white to blend them in... I hate them because it just looks off... I had them for years in my childhood and they remind me of braces but in a white colour (as amusing as it sounds). I noticed new ones on my molar teeth over the years... I'm hoping its not serious. Everyone tells me its from calcium deficiency but then they said your eating the wrong foods... What are those white spots? Are they normal? :( What are those spots???





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    Any White Spots you see on your penis should be checked by your doctor as some kind of spots can be very harmful. The majority of Harmful spots on the penis appear to be flesh coloured and purple and cause irratation. Any white spots that look like goosebumps are called Forcide Spots. These spots are not like the spots you get on your face and you shouldn't try to pop them. They are perfectly normal but will never go away as they are swollen glands. If you try to pop them you can end up making them bigger and far more noticable. However most cases become less visable over time if left alone. Forcide spots are very common and nearly 50% of men have them. As a teenager you can become sexually insecure of them but assure your sexual partner of what they. You'll find that most girls/guys know about them or have them thereselves.





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    I have these small white spots on the shaft of my penis and I think they are fordyce spots. I have searched the internet to find out more and most places say they are harmless yet untreatable. I have also found alot more people like me wanting to know more about these white spots without finding the answers (many of which have commented on this website). Could you please update this video to include information on this condition as I am sure I am not the only one who is concerned about these spots.





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    White spots of dead skin on tip of penis and the head White blotches even when I get erection the spots remain White and the unnafected areas go red with blood flow





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    hi,i'm 15 and i have little white spots on the underside of my penis and i'm not 2 sure what they are as my gp said they would go after a while but i've had them for around 5 years, i also have a few groups of smaller white spots on my foreskin, and little white ones underneath my bell, please can u help cuz its very embarrassing!!!





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    hi am am 17, and i have white spots all over my penis. the sizes of the spots can very. they do not cause pain or discumfort, i have had them for as long as i can remmber. when they are poped they release a white substance just like a spot you would find on your face. i would just like to no if there is any way to get rid of the spots with out medical assistance :) thank you





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    Hi, I am a 54 year old white female and have white spots really bad on my arms and legs. I can turn brown in the sun but the white spots make me look abnormal. Anything I can do?





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    hi since i wa about 14 i have been deeloping different spots on me penis in different areas under my foreskin there are little white bumps and on the top and under the head of my penis thre are little white spots which look like PPP and on the shaft of my penis and balls i have spots which look exactly like fordyce spots from pictures i have seen i have never been sexually active and i do masturbate alot i am scared of telling my mum and going to a doctor can u help me i cleen my penis every now and then i know i should do it more an i will start can you help me





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    hi since i wa about 14 i have been deeloping different spots on me penis in different areas under my foreskin there are little white bumps and on the top and under the head of my penis thre are little white spots which look like PPP and on the shaft of my penis and balls i have spots which look exactly like herpes from pictures i have seen. i dont want to go to the doctors what shal i do also when i get home from school i rub the head of my pneis and it is soft white/yhellow stuff comes off i have put some savlon on it and that clears it up for a while but it soon reterns





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    i am 20, i am not sure if acne is what iv got but for 3-4 years now have had spots, some with white heads, appear on my upper back, chest and on my scalp, and small white spots that appear around my eyes, previous doctors believed it was associated with my high tryglyceride levels, the spots itch and cause alot of pain when picked or squeezed, please help. Thanks.





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    I have theses white spots on my vagina, when pull the lips back a few of these white spots apper they are under the skin and there is about 5 on each side iis this normal please help me ????





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    Have you tried to wipe on it if it's just some of your vaginal discharge leftovers

    I have this aswell, don't worry it's normal I've already Been to the doctors about it, and 2 out of 5 girls Have the same as you and me, it's completely normal

    I have little white spots on the side of the shaft seen them few month ago and the went away now it came back and its left a dry itchy patch with white spots next to it what should I do go to the docs or gum clinic?





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    Depends if you have unprotected sex it's probably worth a trip to the gum clinic it doesn't sound like anything too serious. If not it could be allergic reaction to something ? Just go see your gp and check it out simples !

    hii, im 16 and i think i have thrush it white spots and flakey on the opening of my vagina and inside you can see a lump with white spots on it. i dont no if it is cause i thought you had be older. Help Please.





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    Hi I'm 20 and a virgin and I have like lots of little White spots on the shaft of my penis. They're not harmful and have been there since I started puberty and sometimes they go into like white head spots that I can pop but then it just goes back to normal, what does this mean?





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    i have lots of little spots around my vagina that when squeezed have white puss but there are also tiny white spots that appear to be way under the skin all over my labia help i'm only 15 and am not sexually active but i might be soon and i don't want to pass anything or not be normal :L





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    me too!

    I have a hard yellow / white lump under the skin of my labia I think that's how you say it with a few white spots (milk spots ) would these be genital warts or am I just being paranoid I have been with the same man for13 years please help





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    Im 14 and i have these small white spots clustered around my foreskin, but you can only see them when it's pulled back. I also have about 7 smaller white spots separated in 2 groups all right next to eachother right at the top of my penis head.





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    Im 15 and i have white spots (or what look like white spots) on the shaft of my penis. is this normal ? also my foreskin doesnt retract all the way when erect





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    my tongue is all cracked and split up and feels like it is burned but it isnt what could that mean and in the cracks are white spots what do i do to get rid of the white spots





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    im a 17 years old girl and around my vagina my skins like a darker shade . i get these lumpy spots that burst like spots and its pus that comes out them i also get a few black heads and other spots thats like spots but its hard white stuff that comes out them... any ideas what cud b wrong with me?





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