Sexually Transmitted Diseases/white dry skin below penis head


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hey! i was just wondering what could cause white dry skin right under my penis head.. when i apply water it goes away.. its doesn hurt or itch btw! its most noticqble when i have an erection!


That's usually caused by chafing from sexual contact, which is extremely common and you're not alone on that. If I were you, I would use a water or silicone based lubricant when masturbating or engaging in vaginal/anal intercourse. Even oral intercourse performed on you can make the problem worse, because someone is literally sucking your skin off! Also, since I noticed you're circumcised, like myself, we will always have drier skin then our uncircumcised brothers. It's a natural hardening of the skin called keratinization, which is nothing to worry yourself about either.

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Educated and certified in STI information, HIV and AIDS, and trained in comprehensive sex education for teens and young adults. Providing counseling in sexuality, sexual interests, and sexual orientations, pregnancy prevention, safer sex initiatives, and teaching health education seminars to adults ages 18-65 for the past 3 years. Serve underserved clients in homeless shelters, workplace readiness programs, and detention centers. Three term AmeriCorps domestic service volunteer and Peace Corps nominee for Health Service to Lesotho and Rwanda. Providing services to the GLBTQIA populations of which I am a member.


3 years as a volunteer Emergency Medical Technician (Advanced) for 3 years and comprehensive sex educator for 3 years and parenting educator for 3 years. *North Carolina State Certified Emergency Medical Technician, #P083512 *Certified Health Education Specialist, #22589

*American Public Health Association *National Commission on Health Education Credentialing

American Public Health Association, Student Assembly, Quarterly Newsletter 2012-2014

*Doctor of Education (candidate), K-12 Teacher Leadership; Capella University *Master of Public Health, Social and Behavioral Sciences; Capella University *Master of Education, Curriculum and Instruction; Concordia University-Portland *Bachelor of Arts, Psychology and English; East Carolina University

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Graduated with Distinction from Capella University AllExperts, Top Experts of 2014 (One and Multiple Categories)

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*Over 180 clients, lasting 30 sessions, in 5 locations during Florida service. *Over 150 clients, lasting 18 sessions, in 2 locations during South Carolina service.

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