How To Prevent Bacterial Vaginosis

Bacterial vaginosis (BV) is caused by many different factors – such as taking antibiotics or using regular soaps for the intimate area – so many women find they suffer from BV frequently. Have a look below for our top tips on how to prevent BV. In addition to following these tips, using CanesBalance® BV Gel may help you to prevent BV symptoms in the future.

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Top tips for preventing a BV infection:

  • Avoid using deodorants or perfumed products in and around your vaginal area
  • Avoid using strong detergent to wash your underwear
  • Change your tampons or pads frequently
  • Ensure you wipe from front to back after going to the toilet
  • Dry your vaginal area after washing, swimming and working out
  • Change your underwear after swimming and working out