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What is the best soap to make your vagina smell better?

What is the best soap to make your vagina smell better?

Cleanness: Good healthy hygiene of the area. Keep dry. Make sure you don't have infections. Any soap that agrees with you should be fine. ...Read more

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How to make your vagina not smell bad?

How to make your vagina not smell bad?

Vaginitis: If your vagina has a bad smell, you may have a vaginal infection. You should get checked out and have it treated, rather than trying to hide the smell with peroxide. ...Read more

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Can eating ginger make your vagina smell? It was a ginger seasoning & I used a lot. Now my discharge smells really bad & I've never had smelly dischar

Can eating ginger make your vagina smell? It was a ginger seasoning & I used a lot. Now my discharge smells really bad & I've never had smelly dischar

It's coincidental.: Eating ginger will not affect vaginal odor. But an infection can. While there are vaginal test kits available OTC that can screen you for vaginitis, they just give you a general idea of whether you have a yeast infection or bacterial infection. Since this is the first time you've had smelly discharge, your best bet is to see a doctor. Stay healthy! ...Read more

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Does HPV make your vagina smell?

Does HPV make your vagina smell?

HPV: Hpv is a viral illness that can lead to skin changes on the cervix that can lead to cancer. It does not cause other infections and is not associated with smell. If you have discharge or smell it is most likely from another problem. ...Read more

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Do condoms make your vagina smell fishy?

No: You most likely ahhave a bacterial vaginosis infection or trichomonas please see your gyn for diagnosis and proper txment. ...Read more

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Does a clit piercing make your vagina smell worse?

It can make that: General area smell worse if it is infected. ...Read more

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Does ovarian cyst make your vagina smell?

No: Ovarian cysts do not cause a vaginal odor. Vaginal odor, especially if a woman is also having itching or irritation, is more likely to be from a vaginal infection, or can occur from prolonged spotting. ...Read more

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Why do my vagina smell?

Why do my vagina smell?

Vaginal odor: There are many reason for vaginal odor. The most common reason is how well one is cleaning her vaginal area. It is important to clean between the lips of the vagina and dry it completely daily. The other reason is that there may be a vaginal infection. I suggest you see your doctor if the odor continues. ...Read more

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Why does my vagina smell?

Why does my vagina smell?

Usually bacteria: There are normally a number of different bacteria and yeast present in the vagina. Over 70% of women have gardnerella vaginalis in the vagina. The different bacteria keep each other in check and the vagina typically has a benign odor. When one bacteria overgrows (especially g. Vaginalis) a foul odor can occur. Other reasons for an odor are infections (pid), yeast, and foreign body (lost tampon). ...Read more

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What causes my vagina to smell?

What causes my vagina to smell?

Infection: Sometimes, this may be normal (e.g. residual menstrual flow, moisture retention issues, etc...). However, if the symptom is persistent and associated with itching, soreness, redness and yellowish/greenish discharge; infection should be ruled out. ...Read more

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Why does my vagina smell fishy?

Why does my vagina smell fishy?

Bacterial vaginosis?: The most frequent cause of strong vaginal odor is bacterial vaginosis, an overgrowth of mostly normal bacteria. BV odor typically is fishy, as you have noticed, and sometimes there is increased discharge. Trichomonas and other STDs are more common in BV, so have an STD check. This should be easy to diagnose and treat; see your doctor soon. Good luck! ...Read more

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My vagina does not smell so good?

My vagina does not smell so good?

Get evaluated: Possible bacterial vaginosis, also if STD is a concern, this should be checked out as well ...Read more

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Why having a bad smell my vagina?

Why having a bad smell my vagina?

Vaginal odor: The most common cause is bacterial vaginosis or yeast both are infections ...Read more

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How do I make my vagina smell good?

How do I make my vagina smell good?

Vaginitis: A womens' scent is not offensive. Don't start feeling like you smell. Unless of course you have BV. It causes a 'fishy" type odor and a white milky discharge. If that is the case see your provider for treatment. If you use powder on the outside don't use TALC. Use Baby powder. ...Read more

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Is vagina supposed to have a smell?

It depends: If the smell is a fishy odor, you have bacterial vaginosis and that needs to be treated. Often a yeast infection cause a sweet smell. It also depends on the color of the discharge. You should see your doctor. ...Read more

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Vagina smells such musk and onions?

Vagina smells such musk and onions?

Vaginal odors: Unusual vaginal odors may be a sign of infection, inflammation or hormone imbalance. Make sure all sanitary products are completely removed. Try a warm water rinse with mild soap. See your physical if pain or a discharge develops or the the condition does not improve in a few weeks. ...Read more

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Why does my vagina smell like metal?

Why does my vagina smell like metal?

Blood and Iron: This is most likely blood or hemoglobin with iron in it. ...Read more

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What is the normal smell of a vagina?

It varies: Each patient is different, depending on her metabolism, weight, sugar levels and whether or not she has an infection. Some infections such as bacterial vaginosis have a very distinct 'fishy' odor. This can easily be treated with prescription medication. Taking certain medications can also change the vaginal odor. So can menstrual blood. ...Read more

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Why does my vagina smell like onions?

Why does my vagina smell like onions?

Vaginosis: Many healthy females with good hygiene have an overgrowth of bacteria during their "cycle" your OB md can help immensely. ...Read more

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How can I make my vagina smell better?

See a doctor: If it is a new oder, see a doctor. If its been seen and treated and you are not satisfied, get a second opinion. Do not try multiple home remedies. ...Read more

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Will your vagina smell like pinapples?

Will your vagina smell like pinapples?

?: Your question is incomplete. If you do what? If the question is if you eat pineapples, then the answer is no. ...Read more

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Why does my vagina smell? Please help

Why does my vagina smell? Please help

Bv?: Change in vaginal ph could create a foul smell which could mean bacterial vaginosis. See your doctor for a pelvic exam ...Read more

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I have a unpleasant smell in my vagina?

I have a unpleasant smell in my vagina?

Might be infection: You should probably see your gyn or go to urgent care for exam to be sure. And before you ask, douching puts you at risk for more problems. ...Read more

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Why is it that my vagina smells so bad?

Infection?: One of the more common reasons for this is an infection such as Bacterial Vaginosis. You would need and exam by a doctor to find out for sure. Best wishes! ...Read more

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What should a healthy vagina smell like?

What should a healthy vagina smell like?

It should have a...: It should have a healthy aroma, without any unpleasant odors, after a bath. ...Read more

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What is a vagina supposed to smell likee?

What is a vagina supposed to smell likee?

Rotting fruit: Vaginal scent is a combination of hormonal influences that make the lactobacilli (relatives of yogurt bacteria). Bacteria will breakdown the sugar in vaginal cells resulting in increased acidity and a musty odor that resembles fermented fruit. ...Read more