• Use plain soap and water to wash your genital areas
• Have showers instead of baths
• Do not use perfumed soaps and washes in the bath
• Do not use vaginal deodorants, washes or douches
• Do not use strong detergents to wash your underwear
• Do not smoke

Usually the disruption in the natural balance corrects by itself with time and treatment with certain gels is sufficient.

Although all of our content is written and reviewed by healthcare professionals, it should not be substituted for or used as medical advice. If you have any questions about your health, please speak to your doctor.

Authored Aug 26, 2021 by Joseph Issac, MPharm
Reviewed Aug 26, 2021 by Prabjeet Saundh, MPharm