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Will baby powder help me keep my bum and genitals smelling fresh?

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: None

We generally do not recommend the use of talcum powder on the vulva or over the genitals for "smelling fresh".
Good vulvar hygiene with a very mild soap( ivory, dove & caress) and water are more than ample in "doing the job" of "freshness".

In brief: None

We generally do not recommend the use of talcum powder on the vulva or over the genitals for "smelling fresh".
Good vulvar hygiene with a very mild soap( ivory, dove & caress) and water are more than ample in "doing the job" of "freshness".
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