I have had vaginal eczema since around the time I went through puberty, and for the past decade I've just been dealing with it. It's uncomfortable; it hurts; but there hasn't been much doctors can do because I'm allergic to lotions and lubricants and refuse to take any actual medication. I prefer more natural medicines.
I'm starting to get into a serious relationship now though and am considering becoming sexually active for the first time. However, the thought of even mentioning it to my boyfriend (or anyone. My mom doesn't even know) is absolutely embarrassing. So I'd rather just learn how to clear it up, avoid inflammations, or anything naturally so I don't scare my boyfriend off by him thinking I have some weird STI and lied about being a virgin.
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