January 23rd, 2018
Vaginal odor is normal. Heavy sweating and body odor happen to everyone when they exercise, are nervous, or get stressed or too warm. But what causes it, and when is it not normal? Find out the answer, what is Smelly Groin in Women.
If you’re experiencing vaginal odor when you sweat or without any other symptoms, it’s likely there is no cause for concern. It’s also common throughout your menstrual cycle and immediately after sex.
Other causes that need attention include:
If you are experiencing any of the above conditions, you may want to see a doctor. Other ways to reduce smell in the groin area include:
Some women try to douche or use a vaginal deodorant; these products increase irritation and smell. Panty liners can also prevent sweat from drying and cause odor. Most women who experience a sweaty or smelly groin area are able to control it with a few at-home tricks. If your smell is persistent and especially pungent, you may want to see a doctor.
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