Can pads, tampons or liners cause a vaginal yeast infection or a bacterial vaginosis?

Products that contain synthetics materials like rayon can stimulate the growth of bacteria, because they do not breath as much as cotton tampons, pads and liners. This can lead to a yeast infection or bacterial vaginosis. Not all cotton is created equal however, be sure to use organic cotton as conventional cotton is heavily sprayed with pesticides and insecticides which can also cause vaginal irritation. Yoni products are made from 100% organic cotton.

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Do Yoni products protect just as well as mainstream brands?

Yes! Organic cotton is not only better for your body and the planet, but it’s also highly absorbent and will …

How do you prevent a vaginal yeast infection?

One of the causes of a vaginal yeast infections is irritation cause by substances in synthetic tampons and pads. Use …

How to know if you have bacterial vaginosis?

A significant increase of vaginal discharge is usually a sign of bacterial vaginosis. Also, itchiness and a strong fishy odour …

How do you know if you have a yeast infection?

All women have vaginal discharge. If your discharge suddenly changes it may be a symptom of a yeast infection. Other …

What causes a vaginal yeast infection or bacterial vaginosis?

A healthy vagina has a balance of different bacteria and yeast. If a bacteria or yeast start to increase, throwing …

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