Vaginal pH and how it self-cleans

Vaginal pH and how it self-cleans

The vagina is one complex organ that can clean itself.

And most ladies find that hard to believe. 

Maybe you have also wondered, “If the vagina is so awesome, why do I still deal with vaginal infections?”

The answer to that question is almost all about the pH. And that’s what we’re going to talk about in this article. 

(We’ll keep it short and sweet.)

The vagina keeps herself fresh and clean using two simple processes. 

  1. Releasing discharges… (flushing out bad bacteria, dead cells, etc. to keep herself fresh and clean) and 
  2. Maintaining the good vaginal bacteria (that fight and kill any bad bacteria that sneaks into your flora). 

So, for a start, vaginal discharge is completely normal!

That’s how the vagina thrashes the junk to keep things fresh and clean in there. 

Back to the main topic: 

If the vagina is so awesome, how do vaginal infections happen? 

It’s all about the pH. It’s almost all about the pH. 

Your vagina’s main line of defense is your microbiome -- especially the good bacteria. 

But the good bacteria thrives in an acidic environment. 

Which means that if your vagina is not acidic… the good bacteria begins to die off… and your vagina’s self-defense system begins to fall apart. 

(By the way, you can easily restore your vagina’s pH by using a vagina-grade boric acid suppository like this one)

Vaginal pH scale 

pH scale of a vagina

If you haven’t hit menopause… your normal pH should always fall between 3.8 to 4.5. 

And if you have hit menopause, then your normal pH should be 5.0 to 5.5. 

Anything out of that range usually means that something is off. 

So an easy way to know how your vagina is doing (how clean it is) is to just check your pH. 

Simple as that. 

But to get reliable readings, you’d have to use a vagina-grade pH testing kit like the one you’ll find here. 

Do not buy pH strips that are made for chemical substances.

Get the ones made specifically for the vagina like FlowerPower’s pH testing kit. 

Will they cost you some money? 

Yes. But not much, when compared to what they do for you.

Will they also SAVE you from dealing with vaginal odor... gross discharges... yeast infections... etc.?


Because if you’re able to catch a pH change in time, you can easily restore it using a boric acid suppository.

And give the bad bacteria a middle finger in the process. 

If you want to get into the habit of checking your pH daily (or weekly at least)... then you'll need a good pH testing kit. 

I'll personally recommend FlowerPower's pH testing kit because that's what I use. 

8,000+ FlowerPower ladies use it too. 

So you can be sure it'll give you accurate readings of what's going on in your vagina at any time. 

Click the link below to get your supply: 

FlowerPower pH testing kit  

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