Questions to Ask to find the Best Vaginal Moisturizer
- Is the moisturizer safe to eat?
- Does the moisturizer contain Estrogen or other hormones?
- Does the moisturizer contain water and glycerin?
- Does the moisturizer contain vitamins and essential oils?
- Where is the product made?
- Is the moisturizer safe for UTI-susceptible women?
- Should I try to save money on vaginal moisturizers?
- Will the moisturizer cause bacterial vaginosis, or prevent BV?
- Will the moisturizer make vaginal atrophy worse, or help repair and heal vaginal tissues?
- In the long run, does the moisturizer or lube help me to get wet on my own?
There are many different types of vaginal moisturizers and personal lubricants on the market. Especially if you’re dealing with issues like vaginal dryness or vaginal atrophy, it can be difficult to sort through the noise to find the right product for you.
As experts on sexual health, we created a list of the top 10 questions you need to be asking:
Who doesn’t enjoy being eaten out? If your partner is a true gentleman, he’ll do anything to put a smile on your face. Do you really want a non-edible lube that could ruin the mood?
Here’s a list of Non-Edible Moisturizers to stay away from:
- Silicone-based Lubricants
- Petroleum-based Lubricants
- Estrogen Creams
Here’s a list of Edible Moisturizers:
- Water-based Lubricants
- Coconut Oil
- Olive Oil
- NeuEve Vaginal Suppositories
- NeuEve Vaginal Cream
If you or your family have a history of breast cancer, or if you’re concerned about breast cancer risk, it’s generally wise to steer clear of estrogen and other hormones. Studies show that estrogen increases the risk of cancer.
Estrogen creams can be dangerous to your partner, children and pets. Estrogen is very powerful. Men, children, and pets were not meant to be exposed to estrogen, and it affects them very negatively.
There’s a lot of confusion about what is or isn’t a hormone, so here’s a list of hormones:
- Bioidentical hormones
- Any kind of “natural hormone”
Did you know that glycerin is one of bacteria’s and yeast’s favorite foods?
If you’ve tasted glycerin lube before, you know it tastes super sweet and syrupy.
Just add in some water and boy, you’ve got all the ingredients for a great big bacteria party!
There’s basically two types of water-based glycerin lubes:
- Lubes that are chock full of preservatives. Yes, these lubes won’t cause BV or yeast infections, but in exchange, you’re putting all these preservatives in your body.
- “Natural” / “Organic” lubes that have no preservatives. These lubes are a breeding ground for all sorts of micro-organisms. Water + Sugar will increase your risk of bacterial vaginosis and yeast infections.
If you’re suffering from bacterial vaginosis, especially recurrent BV, NeuEve’s BV Clearing Kit can help clean it up. So give it try! We’ve helped thousands of women.
A moisturizer that has vitamins and essential oils will nourish and heal the vaginal tissues.
Healers and shamans have known for centuries have known about the healing power of vitamins and essential oils, and within the last century, modern science has finally caught up.
NeuEve is a moisturizing vaginal suppository that provides therapeutic benefit and natural healing powers, due to its vitamins and essential oils. Many of our customers have reported that their vaginal atrophy and vaginal dryness have improved greatly since starting NeuEve. No other moisturizer can compare.
When you’re putting something inside your body, it’s important for you to ask where it came from.
Many vaginal moisturizers and lubricants are evasive and dodgy about where their ingredients are sourced from, and where their products are finally manufactured.
It’s not just an issue of patriotism or supporting local businesses. It’s an issue of your personal health and well-being.
NeuEve is manufactured in a suburb of Chicago, IL. NeuEve’s ingredients are sourced from sustainable, cruelty-free and organic vendors. NeuEve does not conduct animal testing, nor does NeuEve make purchases from companies that conduct animal testing.
The best way to prevent a UTI is to use the bathroom immediately after sex.
Of course, it’s easy to forget to use the bathroom, as typically, your mind tends to be in a heavenly state after sex.
If the moisturizer is made of water and glycerin, the odds of a UTI definitely increase.
NeuEve is pH-balanced to make life difficult for bad bacteria. Bad bacteria love neutral pH, and NeuEve’s pH is very low, so it’s very rare that women get a UTI after using NeuEve.
In fact, NeuEve has helped thousands of women to eliminate stubborn recurrent UTIs for good that all other products including antibiotics and estrogen had failed. Urologists nationwide have been recommending NeuEve to their patients when all other drugs had failed.
In the marketplace of moisturizers and lubes, there’s a huge range of prices.
There’s everything from the cheap $5 to $20 products you can find at Walmart, to the much more premium, natural, and luxurious products.
So the question is: how much money should I spend on a vaginal moisturizer?
The answer to that question is another question: how much do you believe your vagina is worth?
If you save $20, then that’s another $20 bill in your pocket. But what’s the price you pay, to get that $20 savings?
Sometimes, there’s nothing more expensive than cheapening out on a low-quality lubricant.
For a product that touches your skin and gets absorbed into your vaginal tissues, saving a little bit of money just isn’t worth it.
NeuEve is the most expensive vaginal moisturizer on the market, for a very good reason. It’s worth it.
Some moisturizers and lubricants, especially glycerin water-based lubes, can cause BV. BV is a bacterial imbalance resulting in a foul, fishy odor.
NeuEve is pH-balanced, and uses vitamins and essential oils to prevent BV, and fight back against microbes.
Moisturizers and lubes, such as water-based, silicone-based and petroleum-based lubes, in the long run, can dry out the vaginal tissues and actually make vaginal atrophy worse.
NeuEve uses vitamins and essential oils to actually heal and moisten the vaginal tissues. Thousands of women experienced improvement in their vaginal atrophy.
Almost every single moisturizer and lube on the market has no long term health benefits. They are business that want to make money. Almost every single one of them has a vested interest in preventing their customers from being able to get wet on their own.
At NeuEve, that philosophy runs counter to our core values as people.
We want our customers to be able to get wet, completely on their own.
That’s the difference between NeuEve and every other company.
If you have any questions, comments or suggestions, please feel free to leave a comment below! If you want to email us, you can email us at email@example.com. Thanks and have a great day 🙂
I have read the ingredients of Neu Eve and can't see where the vitimins come from. I have used 3 boxes of Neu Eve supositories and have not had sex yet but the oder is totoally gone !! so time will tell for the sex part. I am just ready to order more I realize it is very exspensive for us Canadian buyers and I realize I will probably have to be on it for a long long time. sure wish there was a little bit less plan for long time users. thanks
Thank you for your message Smile49! There's a lot of vitamins in the orange oil and vitamin E!
I'm glad you've found that the odor is totally gone!
I do understand that it's expensive for Canadian buyers, because it does cost a little bit for shipping. If you spend over $70 USD, the shipping is only $3!
Good luck on the sex part, I'm rooting for you!
Does this really successfully treat vaginismus?
Yes, many of our customers have reported that their vaginismus has improved greatly after using NeuEve!
What would be your recommendations for someone with Lichen Sclerosus? There has been research done where a vaginal cream of Royal Jelly 15% was more helpful than Estradiol Cream. Would any of your moisturizers be recommended for LS?
Try NeuEve Cream! We just added two new blog posts about Lichen Sclerosus
I have always been and stayed wet during intercourse. I can’t believe that it hurts as much as it does now. I want to make sure this is not hype and it really works. I have tried astroglide does not stay on long enough for the pain to go away. I have tried coconut oil also. I am post meno and I am 57 years old
Try the NeuEve Silk it will help a lot!
What is your opinion of using hyaluronic acid as a treatment for vaginovulvar atrophy? Is it something that could be used in conjunction with your product?
Our product is fine to use on its own. Our objection to Hyaluronic acid is that it doesn’t actually change the vaginal wall tissues in the long term. NeuEve does affect the vaginal wall tissues, by feeding the vaginal wall with nutrients.
If you don’t use preservatives what protects your product from turning bad?
Great question! Our product contains no water therefore microbes cannot grow.