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How Old Should You Be to Use Tampons? Tips for First-Timers teens all about tampons

The ultimate tampon guide for teens provides you with all the information they should know when using tampons for the first time.

I'm a virgin and I want to use a tampon but I heard that tampons are for girls/ women who've And even though using a tampon can occasionally cause a girl's hymen Note: All information on TeensHealth® is for educational purposes only.

And never put a tampon in and leave it in all day or all night, even if you have a light period. Doing this puts girls at risk for a rare but very dangerous disease.

In all seriousness, girls do need specific guidance when trying out tampons for the first time. Here are a few pointers so you can give your daughter specific and .

Girls and teens should opt for slender tampons because they are smaller, easier to insert, Other tampons have stick applicators or none at all.