Everyone has a different body chemistry, so a vagina will not always smell the same way. While a healthy vagina generally has a fairly similar scent, a yeast infection, a work out or other factors can change how it smells down there. Many women worry has an abnormal scent and try methods like douching. Since your vagina is already perfectly capable of cleaning itself and maintaining the right pH level, you should never, ever douche. Douching ruins your natural pH balance and makes you more likely to develop a bacterial or yeast infection.
I don't care how comfortable you are with your own body, we all have those moments where we think about how we smell down there. Maybe it's at the doctor's office before a pelvic exam, or it might be as your partner is making their way to your vagina for some up-close and personal fun. You wonder, "Do I smell normal? And what is normal anyway? What is your vagina is supposed to smell like? Ronald D. Blatt, chief surgeon and medical director of the Manhattan Center for Vaginal Surgery.
This Is What Your Vagina Is Supposed To Smell Like
If nobody ever told you what a healthy vagina is supposed to smell like, join the club. As women, we have to understand our history to understand our present and shape our future. From the early s into the s there was a prominent ad campaign that ran in newspapers and magazines. Note episode has some explicit girl-talk.
If you want to be healthy and active? If you want your surroundings to be like this? Then a what should a healthy vagina smell like for you!