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I know you do not put soap inside vagina. But what is best soap/body wash for outside area? Castile soap? Just water isn't good enough for me

I know you do not put soap inside vagina. But what is best soap/body wash for outside area? Castile soap? Just water isn't good enough for me

No need to change...: There is no need to change soaps when showering. A woman or girl can just use the same mild shower soap that she washes everywhere else with, and just gently rub the places between the big labia and her thighs, and between the big labia and her small inner labia, and around the clitoris. That should gently remove excess oils (sebum) and stuff. Of course, "over-cleaning" can lead to rashes. ...Read more

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AFTER USING CERTAIN SOAPS MY VAGINA IS IRRITATED AND ITCHY WHAT CAN I DO TO GET RID OF THE ITCH?

AFTER USING CERTAIN SOAPS MY VAGINA IS IRRITATED AND ITCHY WHAT CAN I DO TO GET RID OF THE ITCH?

Benadryl (diphenhydramine): 1. Replace the soap - your skin is not tolerant to it. 2. Take Benadryl (diphenhydramine) (or store brand) to treat the itching/burning. ...Read more

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Can putting soap in vagina makes your vagina itch and burns no STD ?

Can putting soap in vagina makes your vagina itch and burns no STD ?

Soap in vagina: Yes, many soaps contain chemicals and perfumes that can cause a mild chemical burn of the soft tender vaginal tissues. Rinse the area with a lot of plain warm water and apply aloe gel to sooth the tissue. Seek care if not better in 1-2 days or sooner if symptoms get worse. ...Read more

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What kind of soap vagina?

What kind of soap vagina?

None: As a general rule, no soap should be used in the vagina. This can upset the pH (acidity) and may lead to irritation, yeast infections, and even BV (bacterial vaginitis). ...Read more

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Can i use scented bar soap on my vagina?

Can i use scented bar soap on my vagina?

Yes: ..but there is a greater chance of irritation than with an unscented soap. ...Read more

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Can i use scented bar soap on my vagina?

Can i use scented bar soap on my vagina?

Exterior only: You do not need any soaps in the vagina. You can clean the external genitalia with soap - gentle is better. ...Read more

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Is it bad to use soap on the vagina area?

Is it bad to use soap on the vagina area?

Great question: You actually don't need to place any soap in the vagina to clean it. Clean external genitalia with soap. It is best not to put soap in your vagina. Take care. ...Read more

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Can using the wrong soap cause your vagina to swell?

Can using the wrong soap cause your vagina to swell?

First off : The vagina itself should not be washed out. Second, the vulvar tissues are delicate ; many soaps can be drying or cause inflammation/ irritation. ...Read more