Of all the things to put inside your vagina, garlic seems like it’d be pretty low down on the list of, uuuh, desirable objects.
Well, apparently that sentence is a complete lie. Because people are shoving cloves of the stuff inside their vaginas. And, according to Dr Jennifer Gunter, a gynaecologist and New York Times columnist, this is a thing you should never, ever, ever do.
In a particularly arresting thread, Gunter explained the myriad reasons why garlic is not your vagina’s friend.
Why you should not put garlic in your vagina.
Garlic contains allicin, in THE LAB it MAY have antifungal (i.e. anti yeast) properties. This is in a lab, not even in mice. Just a dish of cells. Your vagina is not a dish of cells#vaginaisanogarliczone 1/8