FAQ

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  1. How often should I use Luvena® Vaginal Moisturizer?


    Every woman is different. On average once every three days, but it is safe enough to use on a daily basis especially during times of discomfort.

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  2. Can I use Luvena whilst I am on my period?

    Yes, absolutely.

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  3. Can I use Luvena whilst pregnant?

    Yes, but if you have any concerns please speak to your healthcare professional

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  4. What does pH-balanced mean?

    The pH number measures on a scale of 0-14. Anything below 7 is acidic and anything above 7 is considered alkaline. Luvena is specially formulated to the correct pH for the vagina. 

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  5. Why is pH important?

    pH is important because it keeps the flora in the vagina in a balanced state. When this is not in an optimum range one can experience irritation, infections, itching and odor issues.

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  6. Does Luvena expire?

    Yes, Luvena is preservative free so will expire but has a shelf life of approximately two years.

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  7. Can Luvena be used as a contraceptive?

    No. While Luvena can be used in conjunction with condoms, IUD’s and the contraceptive pill, none of our Luvena range will offer any help preventing pregnancy.

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  8. What are Parabens?

    Methylparaben and Ethylparabens are preservatives (antibacterial agents) that may disrupt the flora of the vagina. Also, the long term effects of parabens are in question. Luvena® Vaginal Moisturizer is paraben free.

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  9. Why is Luvena glycerin free and why is this important?

    Glycerin is in a family known as sugar alcohols and is slippery to the touch and sweet to the taste. Using Glycerin based products may lead to an increase in harmful yeast in the vagina, because Glycerin can be a food source for these single celled organisms.

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  10. Can Luvena be used every day as part of self-care? Can it be used twice a day?

    Yes, Luvena is safe to use as frequently as needed.

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  11. How do I know which Luvena product is right for me?

    All our products will help to relieve dryness and are formulated with natural enzymes and specific blends of hydration replenishing moisturizers. The Hydrating Vaginal Rinse is perfect for an instant, refreshing cleanse whilst the Vaginal Moisturizer and Lubricant is better suited for either longer lasting or overnight hydration, or if extra lubrication is also desired. Our Feminine wipes are great for on-the-go freshen up’s and are enriched with pramoxine hydrochloride to help reduce itch.

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  12. Is it safe to use more than one Luvena product per day?

    Yes, all Luvena products are complimentary to each other so you can combine uses.

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  13. If I use Luvena in the morning to relieve itchiness, can I use it again the same day as a lubricant?

    Yes absolutely, as our products are free from harmful chemicals, you can use multiple times per day and for different reasons.

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  14. Is it possible to use too much of any Luvena product?

    No, our formulation is balanced to reduce risk of adverse side effects.

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  15. Do Luvena products have any potential side effects?

    Unless you are specifically allergic to any of the ingredients it is unlikely that you will experience any adverse side effects. If in doubt, always test with a small amount first.

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  16. Will Luvena continue to be effective even after daily use?

    Yes, Luvena will continue to be effective even after prolonged, daily use.

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  17. How should Luvena be stored?

    Store at room temperature.

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  18. How many uses does one applicator contain? How should I store the remainder?

    Each Luvena insert is designed to be used once. There are 6 individual inserts in the Vaginal Moisturizer and Lubricant and there are two individual applications in the Hydrating Vaginal Rinse.

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  19. How long before intimacy should I apply Luvena Enhanced Lubricant?

    This is entirely down to personal preference. It can be applied in advance or just before. Lubrication effect will be instant.

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  20. Can I use Luvena after waxing? How and when?

    Yes you can but, as waxing can be very irritating on skin, you may find you are slightly more sensitive than usual.

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  21. Can I use a Luvena wipe or LUVENA Daily Therapeutic Wash directly after intimacy? Or should I shower first?

    This is down to personal preference. You can use any of our products directly after intimacy.

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  22. Which Luvena product is best for odor control?

    The Hydrating Vaginal Rinse and Feminine wipes are both great options.

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  23. Are Luvena products tested on animals?

    No, Luvena products are not tested on animals.

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  24. Are Luvena products recommended by gynecologists?

    Yes, OBGYN’s and gynecologists alike recommend Luvena.

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  25. How should I use the Luvena wipes?

    You can use these wipes as often as needed. As always, when wiping ensure you wipe front to back to avoid introducing bacteria to the urethra.

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  26. How often can I use LUVENA Hydrating Vaginal Rinse?

    As often as needed. A lot of women rely on Hydrating Vaginal Rinse as a reset after menses or intimacy.

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  27. Are Luvena products safe for use with yeast infections and urinary tract infections (UTIs)?

    It is considered safe to use but Consult your OB/GYN before using Luvena or any other products.

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