What is the remedy about?
Vaginal itching is the common problem that every woman faces in her life time. Itching, burning or irritation in the sensitive area can be extremely uncomfortable. The most common causes of itching and the burning sensation is due to the bacterial deposits and the buildup of yeast infections, sexually transmitted diseases (STDs). Sometimes menopause and chemical irritants can be one of the reasons. There are many ways to keep them under control but you can opt for these home remedies to curb the itching sensation.
Are there any side effects?
Some may experience uneasiness if they use too much salt, as it tends to make the skin dry. Always use salt in a diluted form. While using apple cider vinegar, choose the unfiltered variety which is cloudy. When using the cold press method, use treated water and make sure it contains no impurities. The cloth or the container that you use for cold press must be sanitized as well, before and after using. Though side effects are minimal, it is better to be safe than sorry, since these remedies target a sensitive area.
What are the post-remedy guidelines?
Make sure that you don't expose yourself to excessively dry or extremely humid climates right after such home remedies. Whenever you step out make sure you are wearing loose cotton innerwear. Always drink plenty of water to keep your skin hydrated. After following these remedies, it is better not to use any skincare product on your skin for a brief period. Cleaning your vagina with a mild and clinically proven lotion can keep the area hygienic. You should also wear only clean underwear and change it every day.
How long does it take to recover?
You may get some immediate relief when you start following these remedies, but the complete recovery may depend on how bad your condition is. Do follow the exact guidelines to get the maximum benefits. Consult a doctor if the problem persists or aggravates.
Are the results of the remedy permanent?
The results can be permanent if you follow the post remedy guidelines strictly. It also depends on what is the root cause of the itch or burning sensation. You can consult a doctor to find out the cause and get medical help if needed. It is best to start using these remedies from the moment your vagina starts itching or burning. Make it a habit to wear clean underwear and change it daily to keep these issues at bay. Wash your vagina after urinating every time. Also, always wipe front to back if you use toilet paper after passing stool.
Is there any training or experts required?
Although these remedies require no training to be administered, you should be careful since your vagina is very sensitive. Follow the remedy guidelines carefully and in case of any discomfort or aggravation, contact a doctor. Maintain a hygienic lifestyle for best results.