Boil In Labia | Home Remedies To Cures Boils in Beginning of Buttocks

I have a boil in my labia/ beginning of buttocks, it’s really painful and has been there for approximately 3 days I need to get rid of it, what I can do to get relief? What are the remedies for boils on buttocks?

Answer: Boils are localized, tender, inflamed, pus filled swellings in the skin. The hair follicle of the skin gets infected to form a boil. They are very painful. Eventually the pus in the boil gets drained as a soft head is formed in the boil.

Causes of boil in the labia or genital area

  • Ingrown hair.
  • The most common cause in boils in labia is plugged sweat glands which get infected.
  • Foreign body.
  • Cuts and bruises on the genital region.
  • Herpes simplex.
  • It can be due to poor nutrition and poor hygiene.
  • Most common organism is staphylococcus bacteria.

Symptoms of Boils Between Buttocks

  • Nodule filled with pus on the labia, which is painful making walking difficult.
  • Fever may be present; there is swelling in the inguinal lymph nodes.
  • Redness of the labia and swelling of the labia.
  • In some cases there may be itching.

Treatment and Remedies for Boil In Labia

  • One should boost the immunity by eating proper food, healthy and nutritious food.
  • Personal hygiene has to be maintained.
  • Warm water Seitz bath to get relief in pain.
  • Turmeric powder applied on the area helps in healing process.
  • Herbs of Echinacea, Astragalus, aloe vera are natural remedy as they increase the immunity.
  • As some STDs are similar to the staph boils, an expert opinion of a medical practitioner becomes necessary to distinguish it in some cases.