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Vaginal odour: Try these natural hacks

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A very common problem that affects women and teenage girls who have reached puberty can be called as vaginal odour. The vagina, uterus, or cervix can produce a clear or whitish fluid called as vaginal discharge. The consistency and colour will depend on whether you are on your monthly period. The symptoms are itching and vaginal pain, fishy smell, pain during intercourse, thick white discharge and excessive white discharge.

You may get vaginal discharge due to bacterial infections, sexually transmitted infections like Chlamydia, gonorrhoea and so on, vaginal yeast infection, if you leave tampon down there, using harmful chemicals in the form of soaps to clean the vaginal area and so on. So, just follow these smart tricks and eliminate that foul smell coming from down there.

You can opt for baking soda: It can help you to bring your pH levels back to normal and this can tackle fungi and bacteria and can help you to deal with that foul smell. So, you can add baking soda to your water while bathing or just add some baking soda to a glass of water and consume it. you will surely see some positive results.

You can opt for a pineapple: The odour of your vaginal secretions can be improved due to pineapple’s strong smell. So, just eat pineapple slices or drink pineapple juice and relax, the foul smell will vanish!

You can opt for garlic: According to studies, garlic carries antibacterial properties which can help you to tackle bacteria. So, just consume it and you will feel good.

You can opt or gooseberry (amla): It is abundant in vitamin C and can help you to strengthen your immunity and eliminate bacteria. You can drink amla juice or eat amla slices to get rid of that fishy smell. Do try these fool-proof hacks and smell good.

Dr. Smita Shah
Dr. Smita Shah
MD - Allopathy, Obstetrics and Gynecologist, 29 yrs, Pune
Dr. Bhushan Chaudhari
Dr. Bhushan Chaudhari
MD - Allopathy, Addiction Psychiatrist Adolescent And Child Psychiatrist, 10 yrs, Pune
Dr. Ramit Kamate
Dr. Ramit Kamate
MBBS, Infertility Specialist In Vitro Fertilization Specialist, 1 yrs, Pune
Dr. Kewal Deshpande
Dr. Kewal Deshpande
BHMS, 2 yrs, Pune
Dr. Chhaya Helambe
Dr. Chhaya Helambe
BAMS, Ayurveda Family Physician, 20 yrs, Pune
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