Yoni Dhupana also called vaginal steaming, is an effective Ayurvedic treatment that employs steam from a hot herbal mixture that is directed onto the vaginal area. It is being done on a special stool, or even just a slatted chair, by sitting over a steaming pot of herbs. This method of treatment has proved its efficacy in various diseases related to vagina and menstruation and helps in fertility.

Benefits of Yoni Dhupana

  • Cures infections
  • Reduce itching
  • Improves circulation
  • Prevent dryness

Mode of Action of Yoni Dhupana

While performing Yoni Dhupana, the medicinal properties from the herbs blend with the heat from the steam and reach the outer vaginal wall, and thereafter the medicinal property is absorbed by the inner layer of the vagina which stimulates the vestibular fossa, Bartholin glands, etc., thereby helps in balancing the secretions and stagnation within the vaginal also helps in improving blood circulation to the area.


  • Before the ovulatory period
  • Painful menstrual cramps
  • Vaginal dryness
  • Vaginal itching