You won’t easily find anyone claiming to have a dry vagina. And who can blame them? The phrase elicits images of a barren land beneath your belly button where you’ll find a wrinkly prune for parts. However, it’s not something you should feel shy about. Vaginal dryness can happen to anyone at any time. If you’re suffering from the drought down there, have no fear, the remedy is here.
Before we proceed, we should know, what Exactly is it?
According to Kathryn Witzeman, M.D., an ob./gyn at Denver Health Medical Center, “Vaginal dryness is a sensation woman can feel when they have decreased moisture or lubrication in the vaginal area,”. It is not an uncommon problem to have, and can lead to tenderness or irritation, It can also lead to feeling that the tissues in the vaginal area are sticking together.
Now that we know what it is, the next question is what causes it?