| Tara Langdale

The Importance of Vaginal Dilators after Chemotherapy

Vaginal dilators can be an important tool for cancer survivors who have undergone chemotherapy as part of their treatment plan. Chemotherapy has a number of adverse effects on physical health, and it can cause vaginal dryness, vaginal tenderness and tightness. This can be due to scarring/and or lack of estrogen, that can make sexual intercourse painful or impossible. Vaginal dilators are used to gradually dilate, or stretch, the walls of the vagina to reduce these symptoms and help women regain control over their sexual health.


VuVa Dilator Company offers a number dilators for cancer survivors post-chemo. Made in America since 2014, VuVa dilators are made with medical-grade BPA-free plastic that is body safe and hypoallergenic. This ensures that users won’t experience any irritation or discomfort while dilating their vagina. The dilators come in a variety of shapes and sizes to match the specific needs of each woman, plus they come with instructions and a travel pouch.


VuVa dilators are available in full sets, combo set and single dilators, so women can start with a smaller dilator and gradually increase the size as their comfort level increases. Dilating regularly with VuVa dilators helps to reduce nerve pain and promote increased blood flow to the vagina, allowing for more natural lubrication during intercourse. It also helps relax the pelvic muscles that can be tighter due to being scared intercourse might hurt.


Cancer survivors who use VuVa dilators regularly report feeling more confident about their bodies and their sexual health. If you’re a cancer survivor struggling with the effects of chemotherapy, consider using VuVa dilators to help you regain control of your sexual health and feel more confident in your body.



Vaginal dilators are an important tool for cancer survivors post-chemotherapy as they can help reduce pain, promote blood flow, and relax the pelvic muscles. VuVa dilators in particular offer a variety of advantages such as being made with body safe and hypoallergenic material, coming in different shapes and sizes to match each woman’s needs.




VuVatech has been in business since 2014 in Sarasota, FL. Vuva dilators sets are used to regenerate vaginal capacity, expand the vaginal walls, add elasticity to the tissues, and to allow for comfortable sexual intercourse. VuVa Magnetic Dilators are smooth lightweight plastic, that come in a variety of graduated sizes. In a clinical trial conducted by Chief Investigator and Pelvic Pain Specialist Dr. Michael Swor in Sarasota, FL, it was shown that VuVa Neodymium Magnetic Dilators reduced pain in 80% of study subjects with no side effects reported.  Neodymium Magnets are within each dilator that increase blood flow and relieve sexual discomfort while soft tissue lengthens, relaxing muscles and ligaments. As the tissue relaxes, the Neodymium magnets increase blood flow to the painful area calming nerves. VuVa™ Dilators are the only patented dilators available with Neodymium magnets.  


Medical conditions that may warrant the use of vaginal dilators include, vulvodynia, vaginismus, vaginal agenesis, menopause, vaginal atrophy, vulvar vestibulitis, and vaginal stenosis. Vaginal dilators are also needed after pelvic radiation therapy.


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VuVa Helpful Links:

How do Neodymium Vaginal Dilators work? 

7 Reasons for a Tight Vagina and How to Loosen 

How to use Vaginal Dilators 

How to Relax Vaginal Muscles, Vaginismus & Sex 

Vaginal Stretching - Keeping in Shape with Dilators 

Do Dilators Really Work? Yes, and They can Improve Your Sex Life!

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VuVa Dilators on Netflix!

Well what a surprise!!! A few years back we received an email from the props department on the Sex Education show on Netflix. They asked if we could send them a vaginal dilator set for their show. We couldn't say yes fast enough! 

Checkout Sex Education on Netflix: Season 2 Episode 8