Woman of Color? Beware of toxic beauty products!

A recent article in the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology(AJOG) found that compared to white women, women of color had higher levels of beauty product–related environmental chemicals in their bodies. “Racial discrimination based on European beauty norms can lead … Continue reading

A Female Gynecologist’s Guide to Sexual Lubricants and Vaginal Moisturizers

Many woman need vaginal moisturizers or sexual lubricants regardless of age. Needing a lubricant does not mean you have a problem or inadequacy.  The need for lubricants or moisturizers increases with age especially after menopause. Medications like antihistamines, oral contraceptive … Continue reading