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What is a douche?

Surprise! Nearly one in four women still douche today, according to Womenshealth.gov. In honor of #ThrowbackThursday, Fusion’s Cleo Stiller sat down with four women, two men, and a handful of douches to explore the ritual that was once de rigueur for women—but is now highly unrecommended. Read more about the douche’s rise and fall here.

What is a douche?

Surprise! Nearly one in four women still douche today, according to Womenshealth.gov. In honor of #ThrowbackThursday, Fusion’s Cleo Stiller sat down with four women, two men, and a handful of douches to explore the ritual that was once de rigueur for women—but is now highly unrecommended. Read more about the douche’s rise and fall here.

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