Menopause - that intriguing word that you often hear your mother mutter around as you grow older. Menopause if the act of a woman's body maturing as her menstrual cycle has come to and end, not allowing her to become naturally pregnant anymore. But why does this happen exactly and how? Menopause is part of natural ageing which normally happens between the ages of 45 - 55 years old. Although this is a natural process, it can also be brought on early as a reaction of ovarian removal surgery (hysterectomy).
The biggest reason why menopause happens is because of how the hormones within your body are working with special attention being paid to estrogen. As the body stops producing estrogen as age inclines, it becomes increasingly harder to fall pregnant due to the decline of eggs which delays ovulation and puts a stop or periods and pregnancies. As no such thing happens over night, this process takes years to evolve and ultimately stays that way towards the end.
With hormones having a massive impact on your life, menopause changes everything from brain function, quality of your skin and how your muscles work. This allows women to behave differently as they experience different symptoms of menopause, this is called perimenopause. These symptoms include hot flushes, night sweats, trouble sleeping, abnormal anxiety, low moods , lower sex drive, bladder issues and vaginal dryness.
To help prevent some of the unpleasant symptoms of menopause in which you may experience, Gyntima Menopausa is a great hormone-free preparation to alleviate some of the unpleasant symptoms of menopause. Due to the lover estrogen level the vagina becomes drier, loses its elasticity, its resistance decreases, therefore it becomes more vulnerable to infections. Vaginal dryness initially appears causing irritation, itching, burning and results in painful sexual intercourse.
The Gyntima Menopausa vaginal suppositories contain isoflavone-rich soy extract, hyaluronic acid, added lactic acid, sage and nutrients required for growth of lactic acid bacteria, which contribute in an effective way in the alleviation of unpleasant symptoms of vaginal dryness and in the maintenance of the natural biological balance of the vagina. The soy isoflavones belong to the group of phytoestrogens, which are the highly valuable plant ingredients of Soybeans. These are not hormones, rather they are plant substances, which in the body act as female sex hormones. The soybean extract of the vaginal suppository helps to restore moisture, supports the natural vaginal lactic acid production and helps to maintain the acidity of the vagina.
As menopause is a natural and healthy occurrence, there’s no serious and long-term effects on the bones or heart from the stop of estrogen production. As everything makes women stronger, menopause isn’t any different! The image of menopause is changes and becoming more embraced, as nothing should ever slow us down.