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Thank you fro asking your question.
Is the area turnig pure white or a silvery or purple white?
Do you have any other areas of the skin becoming discolored?
Yes pure white all around and inside my vagina
on other areas just my vagina
should i be worried
From your description , this most likely is vitiligo. This is a condition in which the bodyproduces antibodies which attack the melanocytes, the cells that make pigment. This is considered,what we call auto-immune.
This is a fairly common site for vitiligo to start.
If this is treated early, the situation can reverse and the pigment return to normal. Usually this is treated with either a cream called Elidel, an ointment called Protopic or a fairly strong, prescription strength corticosteroid cream.
The other possibility is something called Lichen sclerosus et atrophicus. This is a thinning of the skin in this area. We do not know why this happens. Occasionally ( about 10% of the time) lichen sclerosus can turn into skin cancer so it is important to have this treated. Treatment consists of either an androgen (testosterone) cream or a strong corticosteroid.
I am assuming there is no itching.
Since both of these conditions, require a prescription strength cream, and it would be important to rule out lichen sclerosus, I think it would be important to consult with your physician. Do mention these two possibilities to him/her.
I hope that helps. Please feel free to answer further questions.
That's the way it started itching and small white bumps .
the itching stop but inside and all around my vagina getting whiter and spreading out
thank you for helping me find out
Generally, vitiligo does not itch, so I would more strongly consider lichen sclerosus.
And the lips ad my clitoris skin gone hard like leather
That is probably from scratching. This will thicken the skin.
will it go back to normal ?
With treatment it will thin out.
I am shaven should i stop saving
I would stop shaving since that can cause irrtatation.