Burning and itching of the vagina

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Vulvar itching can be uncomfortable and cause a person to lose sleep at night. Although some of the conditions that cause vulvar itching may worsen at night, it is more likely that the itchiness gets worse during this time because a person has fewer distractions. Without daytime diversions, the itchiness can seem more intense. Keep reading to learn about some of the common causes of vulvar itching that worsens at night, as well as what to do to get relief. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC , bacterial vaginosis is the most common vaginal infection in women between the ages of 15 and 44 years. Bacteria are naturally present in the vagina, but an overgrowth can lead to bacterial vaginosis.

What to Know About Vaginal Itching

Vaginal Itching: Causes, Treatments, and Diagnosis

We include products we think are useful for our readers. If you buy through links on this page, we may earn a small commission. Vaginal itching is an uncomfortable and sometimes painful symptom that often occurs due to irritating substances, infections, or menopause. It may also occur as a result of certain skin disorders or sexually transmitted diseases STDs. In rare cases, vaginal itching might develop due to stress or vulvar cancer. However, you should contact your doctor or gynecologist if the itching is severe or if you suspect you have an underlying condition.

Causes of Vaginal Itching With No Discharge

We include products we think are useful for our readers. If you buy through links on this page, we may earn a small commission. A burning sensation around the vaginal area is a relatively common complaint.
We include products we think are useful for our readers. If you buy through links on this page, we may earn a small commission. Vaginal itching and irritation is common. However, persistent itching, burning, and irritation may be a sign of infection or another underlying condition.