You won't believe what sex toys, lotions and creams, and other surprising items are on your vagina's sworn enemy list. Your vagina can bring incredible pleasure- this we know. But it can also feel significant amounts of pain if it's not taken care of correctly. That includes avoiding products, toys, and toiletries that pose a hidden threat to the health of your vag. Here, 10 things you should never put in your vagina-no exceptions. After just a little wear and tear, vibrators made from soft, flexible plastic or jelly-like rubber can develop tiny nicks and grooves where microbes can hide.
You've all heard horror stories of that one friend's-cousin's-classmate who put some random object inside her vagina during a heated moment and ended up in the hospital with an embarrassing story—and maybe even some serious physical damage. So what's actually dangerous to put in there? We talked to a few health professionals to break it down. Here's what to steer clear of Some women like to use douches to clean the vagina, but in actuality, this is totally unnecessary.