The presence of a dark ring around the penis is not something that should cause concern in isolation. It could be just an area of hyperpigmentation or a scar from where the penis was circumcised. Neither of these two conditions in uncommon and requires any medical treatment.
The ring is made of hemosiderin (iron pigment from red blood cells) and results from breaking of the little capillaries just beyond your hand where the delicate skin takes the most physical stress. This physical sign's ubiquitous among teenaged males & i'm assuming your case is the same.
What you are seeing is normal for a circumcised male. It is the scar tissue leftover from being circumcised. You probably didn’t notice it when you were younger, but now that your penis is larger and the skin is loose when the penis is not erect, it becomes more noticeable.
Bruised like Ring around penis. My husband and I have been together for 6 years, and I frequently give oral sex and therefore know quite well what his penis looks like. Yesterday I began the act and right off the bat noticed a distinct purplish black ring around his penis. It is about an inch below the head and circles all the way around.
Many guys who have been circumcised have a dark ring around their penises right below the head where the foreskin was cut. This coloration is totally normal, especially among guys who have a lot of pigmentation in their skin.Some guys also have different colorations on their penises, whether or not they are circumcised.
Penile melanosis is usually a benign or harmless condition. It’s characterized by small patches of dark skin on the penis.
It often looks like a thick cord wrapping around the bottom of the head of your penis or along the entire length of your penile shaft. This condition is also known as sclerotic lymphangitis.
A glans ring is worn around the penis just beneath the glans penis. Usually the glans ring can be worn most of the time, for example, under the clothing in everyday life and during sex. The ring is not visible through clothing and it is relatively unnoticeable through the foreskin.
Ring under head of penis. wylde21 i have a semi-hard ring under the head of my penis, it looks like a vien but its too firm.It kinda feels like cartalidge but i am con fused and dont know what to do.