What is douching for?

Cleaning. It's used for cleaning the vagina but it's not a good idea.

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What are douches?

Douches. Douches use a fluid to wash out the vagina. They are rarely a good idea since they can wash bacteria up into the uterus and can cause infections. The vagina is self-cleaning and bathing or showering is all you need to do in order to stay clean. Read more...

What is vaginal douching?

Not recommended. Vaginal douching is squirting water or water with a little vinegar up into the vagina to rinse the vagina out. It was thought that the vagina needed cleaning. This is actually not necessary. The normal vaginal discharge is the vagina's self cleaning mechanism. Douching increases the chance of bacterial infections in the vagina. Read more...

What can I douche with to tighten my vagina muscles what can I use home/over the counter to tighten my vagina

Nothing. I know of no vaginal douche that will tighten the vagina. Keegle excercise will help to build muscle tone in the vaginal muscles. Google keegle excercises to find the proper technique. Read more...

What is best feminine douche in european market - similar to vagisil odor block douche? The one that is harmless, pH neutral with similar ingredients?

None are good . Using a douche does more harm than good. It kills off the healthy bacteria that protect and clean the vagina. Soap and water is all you need for cleaning. If you have an odor problem then schedule a visit for bacterial vaginosis testing. This is the most common cause of vaginal odor and can be treated with antibiotics. Read more...

If I am at the end of my period but want to have sex with little to no blood for a couple hours...what should I do? Douche or something?

Go for it! Sex during menstruation isn't harmful, either for women or their male partners. If you or your partner are uncomfortable with it, consider a condom. Douching generally isn't a good idea -- it disrupts normal vaginal bacteria, increasing disease risk. Read more...