Are you seething in the heat with sweat and helplessness, struggling to deal with that annoying itch down under? In a situation of limited mobility and guidance due to Covid-19, there is little you can do to alleviate the embarrassing situation

Cue into what the problem is and how you can get some relief through simple lifestyle changes. Tissue in a fix Pruritus vulvae is a technical term that spells itching in the genital region in women. An uncomfortable situation that is greatly heightened with the soaring temperature during summer. “India is a tropical country and keeping in mind the heat of summer, the increasing levels of humidity in coastal areas, certain heavily marketed aspects like wearing panty liners and using fragrant vaginal washes are simply avoidable,” says Dr Ashima Malik, gynaecologist. “It is also not necessary to clean yourself every time you relieve yourself of urine. Excessive cleaning can also create dryness.”

Shilpi Madan for Deccan Herald

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