Many women will experience vaginal dryness (otherwise known as vaginal atrophy or vulvar atrophy) at some point in their life. Some of the causes of vaginal dryness are:
- Side effect of taking oral contraceptives
- Excessive exercise
- Emotional stress
- Cigarette smoking
- Prolonged use of tampons
- Certain allergy medications and antihistamines
- Advanced endometriosis
- Side effect of various other medication (including breast cancer treatments)
- Menopause (over half of women find they have vaginal changes due to a decrease in the hormone oestrogen
Vaginal dryness can cause itchiness, pain and discomfort during intercourse but also during daily activities.
OVIO replenish is a vaginal moisturiser which strengthens the vaginal flora and regulates your pH balance – simply put, it replenishes your vaginal moisture for increased comfort and long-lasting rehydration.