The vaginal microflora perform protective lactobacilli. Under the influence of various factors, the number of these beneficial microbes can be reduced, and the number of dangerous, on the contrary - to grow.
According to experts, during the month microflora more susceptible to various infections.
But do not worry, just need to follow the simple and useful tips that will help women to avoid unpleasant consequences.
Means for intimate hygiene
Clean - the most important thing. Conventional toilet soap containing glycerine, is not suitable for personal hygiene, however, as the shower gels. Included in the components can destroy the acidic environment of the genitals, thus making women vulnerable to infection.
Means for intimate hygiene should be softand hypoallergenic, so as not to expose the mucous membrane irritation and exhaustion, not cause itching and dryness. Gynecologists recommend the use of funds for personal hygiene, which are presented in pharmacies, for example, Laktagel.
Keep in mind that any gasket, whatever"Ultra-modern" and secure it is, you still need to change after four or five hours of use. If we are talking about heavy monthly - after two or three hours. Only in this way you save yourself from the risk of infection.
Hydrotherapy treatments are recommended two or threetimes per day without using scouring pads and sponges. If conditions do not allow to take a shower, you can use wet wipes for personal hygiene.
Before and after menstruation, many womenprone to abuse panty liners. Their use is possible but only within reasonable limits. Even the "breathable" lining necessarily a "hotbed" of pathogens.
For intimate hygiene in women should be your towel, it is desirable from a soft cotton cloth.
We take care of themselves properly
Should sexually active during menstruation? This question is often asked the woman on reception at the gynecologist. As a rule, the unequivocal answer does not give the doctor.
Every woman has their own preferences: someone thinks it is extremely unhygienic for someone menstruation - not a reason to deny yourself the pleasure. However, you should know about the main red sex in "critical days" - a high probability of infection, and for both partners. Blood - a favorable environment for bacteria.
For those who can not resist, even in these days of temptation, there is a simple advice: be sure to observe the rules of hygiene before and after sexual intercourse, always use a condom.