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  • Molloscum Contagiosum Nightmare

    Although I didn't know it until a couple months ago, I've been living with MC for almost 5 months now. It first appeared on my bottom, I thought they were just zits. Me and my doctor think I picked it up from a toilet seat, as I'm only sexually active with my boyfriend, and he doesn't...

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  • I'm a 22 Year Old Male and I have MC in My Genital Area

    Hi, I'm 22 years old and I live in Brooklyn. I'm finding it hard to live my life because of this disease. I went to the doctor about 5 months ago once I noticed the bumps, originally I just thought they were shaving marks, but they stayed there after weeks and hardened. The doctor spent about...

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  • MC/Eczema hell

    Hey everyone, so after a month of being diagnosed with MC and having read many peoples stories here I thought it was time to share my experience and successes/failures. I first noticed the bumps as I said 4 weeks ago, about 8 or so white pearly papules up the shaft of my penis. I have Fordyce spots...

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  • Adult MC Success Story

    This site was pretty helpful so I wanted to relay my experience and lessons learned. I am not a medical professional but do have an advanced degree in engineering and the sciences.  My lessons learned are below. STATE OF MIND Having MC sucked, full stop. I did not know what it was. I did not know...

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  • Mario Badescu Drying Mask WORKS QUICKLY

    My molloscum dried up and scabbed over within about 3-4 applications of the mario badescu drying mask over the bumps. Seriously, please try this. I put it on at night while I slept as well as reapplied it during the day and let it dry before putting my clothes on (takes about 10 minutes). You can...

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  • Molluscum Home healing solution!!

    Id like to share how we beat Molluscum. My daughter had it in the creases of her arms, one arm was so bad it had up to 20.She had this for about a year before I decided I HAD to do something. Some were big and red and some were small, just starting out. I learned there are 4 different stages...

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  • Molluscum anxiety, please help

    Hi I had MC for about four or five months. I thought I was totally clear by about the beginning of February. I had it on my genitals, thighs, and towards the end my chest as well. I tried so many different things to get rid of them that it's hard to know what actually worked in the end, however...

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  • Mollescum Journey at 23

    Hello! Just a lil background info before I go into detail. I'm a 23 year old white female with mollescum on my genital area. It took 4 months for my mollescum to even show up after I contracted it from my last sleeping partner unknowingly. 🙃 I started noticing my mollescum around early...

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  • Molluscum clearing after 2 YEARS

    I have been dealing with molluscum for two years now. I realized I had it in May of 2016 after I slept with a guy which is where I think I got it. I'm writing this now because I believe it is finally starting to clear up after trying many different things. I'm a 21 year old female in college...

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  • My (hopefully) brief molluscum experience

    Just want to share my experience with people in the hope some of you may find it helpful. When I first realised I had molluscum the seemingly never ending stories of people who are struggling with it was very worrying - its only been a week so far but touch wood I appear to have vanquished it fairly...

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  • Success with Molluscum

    I have 2 children that were diagnosed with Molluscum 3 weeks ago. I treated them with the Duofilm as advised by the Dr's. The Duofilm was burning their skin, making it turn white, but I saw no improvement.  During this time, I had their skin uncovered, and the Molluscum was spreading under umpits,...

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  • Does Epsom salt work for molluscum

    Just after some info I managed to cure my son with tea tree but not having the same affect on my youngest daughter I’m now trying dr wheatgrass with little improvements now I’m looking into a salt bath for two reasons really as she has not had a bath for ages just showers so should b fun An hopefully...

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  • Molluscum Contagiosum?

    Could anyone with experience with molluscum contagiosum give me some insight into whether this looks like it could possibly be it... I have a few small spots on my pubic area. They aren't painful. Sometimes very mildly itchy. I've had them for about a month and they haven't seemed to change...

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  • Need help stopping Molluscum Contagiosum from spreading!

    I've had been treating Molluscum Contagiosum (MC) for over a month now.  My method is to apply cotton soaked in Apple Cider Vinegar (ACV).  It is working pretty good, but somehow new ones keep popping up.  All my MCs are in genital area and two new ones recently popped up on the shaft. ...

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  • MC on my scalp, anyone have any advice?

    So I've apparently had mc since March-April 2017 without knowing it, never had a single doctor mention that the bumps on my bum sempt odd. I had got herpes back in February (condoms don't always protect you kids, don't be stupid) so I wrongly assumed it was a herpes related bump and left...

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  • How I beat Molloscum Contagiosum

    Hi all, I have decided to join this website with the sole purpose of sharing how I and my girlfriend beat Molluscum Cantagiosum. I hope the following helps any fellow sufferers. It is a truly vile virus which no-one seems to know about until they fall victim to it. I was very dissapointed with the medical...

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  • Washing clothing and keeping it after/during molluscum?

    So I never wear clothes more then once, I have molluscum all over my body and don't want to make it worse. I only use towels once then wash them with hot water and dry on hot. I was curious to those who rid of this awful condition, did you have to throw away all your clothes/towels once you cured...

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  • Tips/Treatment For Molluscum (Very Detailed)

    I am writing this to try and help someone because I know how horrendous this virus is and just would like to put some tips out there. This is going to be very long and detailed so grab a snack.  A little background- I am a 22 year old female and had Molluscum in the genital region for about a year...

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  • Update on my molluscum - Month 11 with virus and what's helping

    Hi Everyone, I had posted probably awhile back...months ago about how upset and frustrated I was with my molluscom virus and shared some feelings as to how s****y it's made me feel. I thought i'd give an update. I am currently on about month 10 or 11 with the virus, and I am hoping it will be...

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  • Please help!!!! Can MC be small as end needle’s size?

    I’ve had MC for over two months now, but they are very small sizes not like the usual size I see on picture.  I see white dots sizes on the body of my penis.  Are they MCs?  If yes, then how do I bring it up to the surface so that I can treat them with ACV?  I’m thinking about remove...

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  • My experience with Molluscum Contagiousm.

    Hi guys, just wanted to share my experience with MC. I’m a 27 year old male and was diagnosed with MC in my genital area, more around the the pubic and bottom of the shaft. After visiting my local GP, she prescribed Warticon. This did not work! It caused so much pain and suffering, i just bled and it...

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  • Molluscum is spreading rapidly - 22 year old healthy female

    About two weeks ago (mid September) I started noticing a couple of bumps around my genital area. At first I thought they were just ingrown hairs so I didn't think much of it but then last week, Sept 27, I felt some growth on my labia. That's when I freaked out and went to see a gynecologist....

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  • Still contagious after bumps are gone?

    Hello, After 9 long months of dealing with this virus with ACV and liquid nitrogen, my bumps have finally cleared up. Although there are still areas of faint pink skin discoloration left over after the bumps have disappeared. Would it be safe to shave at this point or will my skin still be contagious?

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  • Is this molluscum ?? Or herpes

    I have had these red bumps for over 3 months I'm sure by now it is not herpes related. I have put off going to the doctor as my life has been really hectic lately. I have these red bumps for 3 months around my belly button but I have over time got more and more in my pubic area and also my penis...

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  • 7 year old Molluscum cure

    My 7 year old came home from school one day with a horrible rash in the crook of his elbow. I took him to the clinic and they said he had scabies...prescribed scabies cream to which he had a severe allergic reaction and it didnt go away after two  weeks of treating him with otc creams like Aveeno...

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  • Can you extract 50+ molluscum?

    I am 17 and I have had molluscum for almost 2 years. I have roughly 80+ small lesions on my legs with some on my arms. Some are pink and some are nearly invisible... I have heard that extracting the core is the most effective way to get rid of it... Am i too late?

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  • I need help. Do I have molluscum?

    I will attatch picture. Single bump appeared early December recently has gotten much worse. Went to dermatologist all they told me was to put on “retin-A” (tretinoin) and so far it has done nothing. Here’s a picture please reply.

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