How can I remove the itching and the burning from my vagina?

I have severe itching and burning on my vagina it is very uncomfortable … pls help

Most genital itching and irritation isn’t a major concern. But sometimes it can be a symptom of an infection so it is better to consult doctor. Some of the common causes are Bacterial vaginosis, yeast infection, STDs, menopause or due to chemical irritants.

Here are a few tips:

  • Keep your external genital area clean. During regular baths or showers, use a very small amount of mild, unscented, antibacterial soap and lots of water… But don’t wash more than once a day. Doing so can increase dryness.
  • Avoid scented pads or toilet paper, creams, bubble bath, feminine sprays, and douches.
  • Always wipe from front to back after having a bowel movement.
  • Wear cotton panties and change your underwear every day.
  • Avoid sexual intercourse until your symptoms improve.
  • Don’t scratch.