What does a dilator look like

A vaginal dilator is a tube-shaped device that’s used to stretch your vagina. Vaginal dilators come in kits with different size dilators ranging from small (about the size of a finger) to large. Some kits also come with a handle to make it easier to hold the dilator while you’re using it (see Figure 1). Figure 1.

What are Vaginal dilators made of?

Dilators are typically made of medical-grade plastic and include a tapered or rounded tip to allow for a smooth insertion. Some vaginal dilators include a separate handle or grip to make it easier to hold the device in place.

What is a good dilator?

One end of the tool is rounded, while the other curves outward and is flattened into a cuff for easy gripping and control. A good dilator always contains a small hole at each end, which allows air to escape from the rectal canal and eliminates pressure buildup.

What is an anal dilator?

An anal dilator is a device used to stretch the anus. Although styles may differ a bit depending on whether they’re used for medical purposes or pleasure, most are smooth and tubular. They’re typically available in sets of varying sizes so that you can work your way up gradually.

What is a female dilation set?

Walther Female Dilator Set Walther Dilators are also referred to as Walther Dilator-Catheters. These Dilator-Catheters are hollow, allowing for fluid to pass through the tip to the end of the instrument. A smooth and tapered tip ensures smooth insertion and catheterization of the female urethra.

What is a silicone vaginal dilator?

Intimate Rose Silicone Vaginal Dilators were designed by a pelvic floor health physical therapist and are made from a smooth, body safe, medical grade silicone that’s 100% BPA free and designed to glide into the vaginal opening for more comfortable use. Unlike any other silicone dilators for women on the market, they are not sticky or hard.

What are the different types of vaginal dilators?

Either you will be given a kit in clinic, or you may buy your own. The kit includes different size dilators ranging from small (about the size of a finger) to large (see Figure 1). It’s recommended that you use firm dilators made of hard plastic, and not softer dilators made of silicone. Figure 1. Vaginal dilators

What are dilators made of?

These dilators come in 6 different sizes and can be purchased as a set of 3. Made from medical grade tempered glass, they feature the flat bottom that rests against the vulva. Many patients like these dilators because they’re easy to insert, clean and sleep with.

What do you need to know about vaginal dilators?

The kit includes different size dilators ranging from small (about the size of a finger) to large (see Figure 1). It’s recommended that you use firm dilators made of hard plastic, and not softer dilators made of silicone. Figure 1. Vaginal dilators After menopause, your vagina becomes drier, less elastic (stretchy), narrower, and shorter.