In this day and age, there are still so many myths and false “vagina facts” misinforming women about their vaginal health. Watch gynecologist Dr. O'Shaughnessy and Vagisil CEO Keech Combe Shetty as they bust some of the most pervasive vaginal myths out there and provide helpful info in this V-Facts℠ Series.
Introducing Vagisil Mythbusters
Welcome to the Mythbuster Series where Vagisil® CEO Keech Combe Shetty and gynecologist Dr. O’Shaughnessy get real about vaginal health.
Myth: Vaginal Odor is Shameful
Every woman has her own unique scent, but sometimes an unusual odor can mean something is off.
Myth: If It’s Itchy, It’s a Yeast Infection
Vaginal itch isn't always caused by a yeast infection. In fact, it can be caused by a number of things.
Myth: Dryness Only Happens to Menopausal Women
Menopausal women are NOT the only ones who experience vaginal dryness, lack of lubrication or painful sex. There are several common causes of vaginal dryness that affect us all.
Myth: The Vagina is a Self-Cleaning Oven
Even though we’re often told otherwise, your vagina deserves special care. Vagisil® has gentle products that won’t upset your vaginal pH balance.
Myth: For Your Vagina, Any Soap Will Do
Using certain soaps or body washes can cause vaginal pH imbalance. Keech Combe Shetty and gynecologist Dr. O’Shaughnessy explain the importance of using a wash specially designed for your vaginal area to help maintain a healthy pH balance.
MYTH: Nice girls don’t talk about vaginal health
The vagina is a natural part of your body, so it shouldn’t be a taboo topic. Keech Combe Shetty and gynecologist Dr. O’Shaughnessy discuss the importance of talking about your vaginal health with other women, your daughters and your doctor.
MYTH: For your vagina, any soap will do
Using certain soaps or body washes can cause vaginal pH imbalance. Vagisil® CEO and gynecologist Dr. O’Shaughnessy explain the importance of using a wash specially designed for your vaginal area to help maintain a healthy pH balance.