LICHEN SCLEROSIS

Lichen sclerosis – Lichen planus …who would think – down there… Skin and tissue change,  white dots – itching, scar tissue diminishing vulva lips…

We kindly ask you to refrain from googling. Lichen Sclerosus does not have to look like that or will not necessarily end looking like that. 

DO I HAVE LICHEN SCLEROSIS?

Lichen sclerosis is a chronic skin condition, where the elastic connective tissue loses its elasticity. The condition creates white-patched, thin and thickened skin, and often results in skin tears and scarring. It happens to both males and females, but it is six times more common with females. Most often, the skin in the vulvar area and … Continue reading DO I HAVE LICHEN SCLEROSIS?

I HAVE LICHEN SCLEROSIS

So far, there is no definitive explanation to lichen sclerosis. Which can make it difficult to understand why one got it and how best to treat the condition. For some specialists, the disorder is thought to be autoimmune. Basically, it’s an allergic reaction against a part of your own body. The body attacks otherwise healthy skin – most … Continue reading I HAVE LICHEN SCLEROSIS