Painful Pimple on Inner Labia
Q: I am a 29 year old female. For the past six months, during my period, a very painful bump appears on the right side of the labia minora. Just after my period ends, blood and pus comes out of this bump. I was wondering what this is and how can I treat it? Thank you.
There is increased tendency of acne formation during menses. This bump sounds like a pimple in the labia minora region. You may read about 3 simple and quick methods to treat them yourself.
The hormonal changes during periods is one of the factors causing it. Moreover, during menses the moistness of the vaginal region increases, making it more favorable for pimples to grow and get infected.