can herbal tampons cleanse vagina?
Are yoni pearls beneficial?
No. Yoni pearls cannot cleanse vagina. There are no research papers that can show the efficacy of yoni pearls. Also, available evidence suggests that there is no need for external substances to clean vagina. these papers have warned against inserting external products to get a sense of ‘feeling clean’ because such a practice can cause irreparable damage to the body.
A video on social media claims yoni pearls cleanse vagina. These pearls are herbal tampons that clean the vagina of yeast, bacteria, and other issues in the womb. We fact-checked and found the claim to be False. A woman’s body does not need yoni pearls and has its system of cleansing the vagina.
A video on Facebook claims yoni pearls are herbal tampons that clean the vagina of yeast, bacteria, and other issues in the womb.
What are yoni pearls?
Yoni pearls are a bunch of herbs wrapped in cloth meant for cleaning vaginas. These are called vaginal pearls, herbal tampons, and vaginal detox pearls. It seems the claimed video on Facebook selling these yoni pearls. The claimant named Shayla’s solutions has attached the website link from where people can place an order.
We could not find credible evidence that enlists these herbs. So, we referred to a blog that informs yoni pearls contain osthol, rhizoma, borneol, rhubarb, safflower, motherwort, peach, kernel, and angelica root. This blog further highlights that some brands claim to be organic but contain toxic chemicals.
Do yoni pearls cleanse the vagina?
No scientific evidence proves yoni pearls cleanse vagina. A few research papers have shown that the vagina cleanse itself and these studies warned against inserting external products to get a sense of ‘feeling clean’.
Are yoni pearls good for vaginal detox?
No. A simple search about yoni pearls on PubMed showed zero results on yoni pearls. We searched about yoni pearls on GoogleScholar and found a case study published in 2022. This case study shows a 41-year-old hospitalized after inserting a yoni pearl for 36 hours. Yoni pearls increase the risk of sepsis and toxic shock syndrome. Regular use of these pearls can reduce blood flow to kill tissues, create holes in body organs and abnormally connect body parts.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) website does not recommend using yoni pearls. FDA has banned a brand selling yoni pearls and has warned against using such a product regularly.
Disclaimer: Medical Science is an ever evolving field. We strive to keep this page updated. In case you notice any discrepancy in the content, please inform us at [email protected]. You can futher read our Correction Policy here. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay seeking medical treatment because of something you have read on or accessed through this website or it’s social media channels. Read our Full Disclaimer Here for further information.