Why does my areola have a dry spot that’s bleeding, itchy, and burning?

Question basically sums it up. I have a dry patch on my areola, a bit smaller than a dime, that is bleeding and is very itchy. I put some lotion on it and now it looks like a burn. 

2 Answers

  • 1 month ago

    IDK, but you might be allergic to something in your bra, or to the detergent used to wash it.

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  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

    same happens to me sometimes. Do you wear your bra constantly without much time with it off? Such as wearing it whilst you sleep. Or do you wear a lot of tight sports bras? If so then the friction or having it always against restricting fabric can cause irritation. If you don't like going braless maybe wear a bralette with no padding or underwire for a bit to reduce further irritation to the area

    • Daisii1 month agoReport

      I actually don’t wear bras that often at all, and when I do, it’s a loose sports bra.

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