Harvard Women's Health Watch
What is vaginal steaming?
Ask the doctor Q. When I was having coffee the other day, I overheard two young women talking about having their vaginas steamed. What is this procedure, and what is it designed to do? A. In vaginal steaming—often described as a “facial” for the vagina—a woman sits over a bowl of steaming water infused with herbs. This procedure has been used in ancient medicine for centuries, but it has