If you experience pain with intercourse or internal exams and/or have difficulty using tampons, you are not alone. It is not uncommon for women to experience pain with insertion at some point or even chronically, but this shouldn’t be ignored and, fortunately, there is treatment available. There are many reasons why women might experience pain, called "Dyspareunia".
Vaginal dilators are an instrument used to gently stretch the vagina. They are used when the vagina has become narrowed, such as from many conditions, as listed below. If you need assistance keeping your vagina open and be more elastic, using vaginal dilators can be very effective. They are used to help reduce pain and discomfort during penetration and sexual intercourse.