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Bun Bun
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I have a problem similar to the one that Jase Watson described in his post. Everytime I have sex, there's a bit of skin that gets incredibly irritated, no matter how much lube my boyfriend and I use and what position we've tried. It's right below the vaginal opening, and the best way I can describe the area is near where the top part of a fourchette piercing would go (if that makes any sense). I'm pretty sure it's not hymen tissue because I've been sexually active on and off since I was 14 (I'm 18 now), and it's not just inside the vaginal opening, it's below it.

I have a feeling that it's just the way that my vulva is. I'm eventually going to go see a doctor at my uni, but until then, does anyone have any suggestions as to what to do about it? Or maybe some personal experience if anyone's had the same problem..

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Heather
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If it's not inside the vaginal opening, but below it -- between your vaginal opening and perineum -- than it's not likely about the hymen.

Is this irritation happening only with or just after sex? With all kinds of sex or only some?

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Bun Bun
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It's definitely only happening with and after sex, and only penetrative sex (intercourse and manual).
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Bun Bun
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Hey Heather, it's been a couple of days, and I was just wondering if you were leading anywhere with that question [Smile]
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