Some of the best known treatments that can detoxify the vagina and cleanse it are the vaginal steam baths. These are herbal treatments.
They aren’t new, but have recently became very popular since they can be performed at the comfort of your own home.
Pregnant women aren’t advised to do them or the women who think they are pregnant. If you’re on your period, wait for two days to pass at least. These baths perform a process of detoxification or your vagina, uterus and cervix.
They also clean the membranes of the uterine and the vaginal tissue, but also oxygenate the blood, regulate the menstrual cycle, remove toxins from the body, help with uterine fibroids and help with vaginal cysts or yeast infections.
This type of vaginal steam baths mostly last from 20 to 45 minutes. The steam shouldn’t be too hot and you shouldn’t be too close to it so that you don’t irritate the tissue or avoid burning.
Here are some of the herbs that you can use for these types of vaginal baths:
- Rose petals
You need to know the details about all of the herbs so that you could avoid any allergic reaction.
Take a look at how to prepare a vaginal bath at home:
First, you need to boil 4 liters of filtered water. Select your type of herb. It should be fresh or dried. You need about 1 cup of it. In case you chose to use fresh herbs, the amount should be tripled.
Boil the herbs for 10 minutes. After that, leave them to rest for 5 minutes.
After that, you should put this prepared herbal water in a bowl. Sit onto a grate chair. The bowl should be below you and you should be without your underwear.
Create a tent over the bowl by placing a blanket or a towel around your waist. It also won’t let the steam go around.
The vapor will go into the vagina and its surrounding areas. The procedure should last for about 30 minutes. All of the medicinal properties of the herbs will be absorbed.
After that, you may have some vaginal discharge or feel vaginal cramping, but don’t be afraid, because it’s normal, especially if you do it for the first time.
You can do this treatment once or two times on every 6 months.
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