Question: Why Do I Smell So Bad During My Period?

Does body odor get worse on your period?

Menopause, menstruation, and pregnancy Other times, hormone fluctuations may cause a change in body odor or vaginal odor.

This may not necessarily be unpleasant — just different.

A subtle smell isn’t cause for concern, and instead may be due to pregnancy, menopause, or menstruation..

How can I stop my period smelling?

You can reduce this smell by changing your tampon, pad, or period panties more often, and by applying Lume deodorant externally after you shower.

Can a man sense when a woman is on her period?

But new research suggests men can actually tell from a woman’s voice when she is having her period. In a study, published in the journal Ethology, psychologists asked three groups of men to listen to voice recordings of ten women who counted from one to five – at four different points over their menstrual cycle.

Why do I feel so spaced out on my period?

Dehydration. Hormones can affect your hydration levels, and their fluctuations around your period can make you more likely to become dehydrated. This can make you feel light-headed.