Glands in our cervix control natural lubrication and when this process is upset, through hormonal changes or when you are experiencing stress and anxiety, vaginal dryness can be an unwelcome side effect.
Vaginal dryness is a common symptom during and after pregnancy. Sylk is safe to use during pregnancy, post-natally, and while breastfeeding.
Hormone based birth control and over 300 medications, including allergy and cold remedies, can also cause this unwanted condition.
Love making is often when women first spot vaginal dryness as it can make penetration painful and uncomfortable. Many women are too embarrassed to talk to their doctor about this condition and suffer in silence
Perimenopause is the time when women begin to experience some menopausal symptoms but are still having periods. This usually occurs around 45 years of age and causes fluctuating hormone levels and in most cases, vaginal dryness.