Working with bacterial vaginosis

Bacterial vaginosis is not an STI.

It is a vaginal infection that is caused by bacteria other than STI bacteria.
You will be treated with a short course of antibiotics.

The advice is to limit how much you work during treatment.

What can you do?

• Masturbation only
• Blow job with a condom.

Brochure on vaginal hygiene

What can't you do?

• Don’t have vaginal sex, with or without a condom
• Don’t allow cunnilingus to be performed on you
• Don’t allow yourself to be fingered
• Don’t allow genital contact (dry sex)
This applies to sex with your clients and with any partner you may have.
This will give your vagina a chance to heal properly.