Vaginal dilators can be used to retrain the body and vagina to relax when presented with stimulus around the vulva. If you have dyspareunia or vaginismus, dilators can help reduce pain, and help you discover how to control, and relax, your pelvic floor muscles. They can also help you loosen up and relax before sex if you’re feeling nervous or need to prepare your muscles.
When people undergo Vaginoplasty there is a great deal of after-care so it’s incredibly important to be aware of the implications. One of the most important aspects in aftercare is vaginal dilators. After gender confirmation surgery it is normal for either gauze packing or a stenting device to be placed inside the neo vagina which will be kept in place for a few weeks. After this is removed it can be a good time to start vaginal dilators. Different surgeons will recommend different protocols and we advise you to speak with your doctor first.
Areas that they can help
- Restores and revives vaginal strength
- Help to overcome symptoms of vaginismus
- Allow someone to enjoy sexual intercourse again
- Insert tampons or menstrual cups without pain
- Make gynaecological examinatons easier
Mae B Dilators
We are the Mae B dilators, try and see us as your personal trainers. We will coach you, guide you and empower you to help you reach your goal.
We’re made up of 3 different sized silky smooth silicone dilators that are slightly curved in shape so we can insert nicely into the vagina. We are crucial tools for those struggling with vaginismus, unable to insert tampons, gender reassignment surgery, post-natal recovery following tearing and painful sex.
Tip: Try us with water-based lubricant and experiment in the sizing at your own pace and we will help you teach your brain that insertion can be pain free.