Pussy soap

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That means all those "feminine hygiene" products out there— douching , feminine cleansing—are basically BS. With these sensitive skin soaps, of course. Your vulva —a. The products you use in this area are also important because they can get into the opening of the vagina, which needs to maintain a certain pH balance to be healthy, says Jessica Shepherd , MD, an ob-gyn in Dallas. That's why douching is so bad for your vag—it can get rid of the good bacteria in there and increase the vagina's pH, leading to yeast infections, bacterial vaginosis , and pelvic inflammatory disease. This can be especially problematic for Black women, since research has shown that they tend to have less Lactobacilli bacteria in their bodies, which are needed to maintain a normal vaginal pH.

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Washing the vagina can lead to many problems. You might have heard that the vagina is like a self-cleaning oven — a pretty accurate metaphor. The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists points out that your vagina cleans itself and keeps itself healthy by maintaining the correct pH balance and cleaning itself with natural secretions. These bacteria maintain the ideal pH balance in your vagina, which is slightly acidic. When you use soaps, sprays, or gels — and yes, even water — to wash inside your vagina, you disrupt the bacterial balance. This can result in bacterial vaginosis , yeast infection , and other irritation. So if you want a clean vagina, leave it alone to clean itself!

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Emma Kaywin, a Brooklyn-based sexual health writer and activist, is here to calm your nerves and answer your questions. No gender, sexual orientation, or question is off limits, and all questions remain anonymous. Someone please help.
Back to Sexual health. The vagina is designed to keep itself clean with the help of natural secretions discharge. The vagina is a tube of muscle inside a woman's body that runs from the cervix the opening of the womb to the vaginal opening. Looking after your everyday health can help keep your vagina in good shape, says Dr Suzy Elneil, consultant in urogynaecology at University College Hospital, London, and spokesperson for Wellbeing of Women. Find out more about having a healthy diet , exercise and keeping fit.