People have always considered a woman’s v*gina as a taboo body part. Similar to any other private part, it is often censored or sometimes totally undiscussed. This is why lots of women experience problems down there because they feel uncomfortable talking about it, even to a doctor.
Still, no woman should be afraid of talking about their own lady parts. The more you know about it, the better you’ll be able to take care of it.
Here are nine facts which you probably didn’t know about the v*gina:
1. The v*g*na can lubricate itself
Your lady parts can produce a substance called squalene which acts as a lubricant and is also a key ingredient of shark liver oil.
2. It is one of the most powerful muscles in the body
Obviously, it is quite powerful since it is able to withstand the pressure of giving birth to another human being.
3. It mimics the smell of what you eat
Your diet can affect the smell and taste of your v*gina so it’s important to be mindful of what you eat especially if you have a date later.
4. The clitoris’ only purpose is to feel pleasure
Did you know that a woman’s clitoris is the one and only human organ whose sole function is feel pleasure? Due to evolution, it doesn’t do anything else but that.
5. The clitoris has more nerve endings than a p*nis
Despite being smaller, the clitoris has about 8,000 nerve endings, compared to the p*nis’ estimated 4,000. The clitoris can also suddenly activate 15,000 more nerve endings when aroused.
6. It is capable of cleaning itself
All v*ginas contain good bacteria that can clean its own interiors. Ladies, go easy on the soap.
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