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What does it mean when I get dry and flakly around my virgina?

What does it mean when I get dry and flakly around my virgina?

Dry and flaky vagina: Does the area itch? How long do you have it? Any changes in soaps or laundry detergents? Any new creams or ointments on the area? Any new medications you may be taking? Do you have diabetes? If it persists, do see a dermatologist. ...Read more

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What causes dry vagina and how can you get it to stay wet?

What causes dry vagina and how can you get it to stay wet?

Big topic: In older people, or those without ovaries, it can b from lack of esrogon. If its a sexual issue it could be due to lack of arousal, some drugs such as antidepressants can cause this. An oil based lubricant ( astroglide) can help during intercourse but there may be a better answer out there; some Progesterone only contraceptives may contribute( implanon, depo-provera. Good luck. ...Read more

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How and what can i do to stop being dry and get real wet in my vagina?

How and what can i do to stop being dry and get real wet in my vagina?

Lube: in general, using lube w intercourse is a good idea. keep hydrated. many women loose some ability to vaginally lubricate on arousal with different forms of birth control. an infection would be unlikely if this is your only complaint. more foreplay may help. good luck ...Read more

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What does it mean when your vagina burns and its dry?

What does it mean when your vagina burns and its dry?

May have a yeast : Infection or something else , see your gyn for an exam and cultures. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you get a nasty smell from the vagina ?

What does it mean when you get a nasty smell from the vagina ?

Varies: Many reasons why there may be odor in the vaginal area. Many infections, esp. Bacterial vaginosis causes a fishy odor. This is usually not an std, but requires antibiotics. Excessive douching my put someone at risk. ...Read more

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During sex is it normal for the vagina to get dry very fast? Incorfortable sex

During sex is it normal for the vagina to get dry very fast? Incorfortable sex

There may be: Inadequate foreplay leading to inadequate lubrication. Some couples need to supplement with addition lubricant. ...Read more

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What does it mean when the inside of the vagina swells up, get irrated and red?

What does it mean when the inside of the vagina swells up, get irrated and red?

Infection: You may have an infection. The most common is yeast and can be treated over the counter with a cream. If that does not work, see your gynecologist. ...Read more

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How do I get my vagina not to be so dry during an before sex?Csn I do anything and is there a reason for it

How do I get my vagina not to be so dry during an before sex?Csn I do anything and is there a reason for it

Lubricant: One option would be to try a lubricant like KY during intercourse. Also, there are over-the-counter vaginal moisturizers like replens which can help. As to why it is happening, it could be a number of things: you could need more stimulation during intercourse, sometimes women on very low-dose birth control pills have dryness. If the otc things don't help, see your obgyn. ...Read more

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Why is my vagina so dry im only 23 years old what does it mean am i fertile or unfertile or something? I really need help

Why is my vagina so dry im only 23 years old what does it mean am i fertile or unfertile or something? I really need help

Evaluation: That can be a sign of low estrogen. If you have painful sex or and hot flashes or any problems with your periods you should be evaluated to make sure your ovaries are not starting to fail. Or there could be a problem with hormones signalling causing low estrogen. But should not be ignored. ...Read more