Wash your vagina every day.
- Wash your vagina with water, going from the front to the back.
- Do not use perfumed soap. Use neutral soap that does not cause irritation. It is best to not use any soap at all.
- It is not recommended to wash your vagina with the shower head turned directly on your vagina.
- Wash your anus from the front to the back, away from your vagina.
During the menstrual period change tampons or sanitary towels regularly.
Avoid wearing very tight clothing on the lower part of your body.
Some women shave their pubic hair. This can be done for reasons of attractiveness, but it is not necessary for good hygiene.