While vaginal atrophy is a very common and distressing condition, only a few of symptomatic women consider seeking medical awareness from their doctor. To deal with the genitourinary syndrome of menopause to resolve the associated female sexual health issues. Vaginal moisturizer to replace the moisture in your vagina. It is recommended that you apply it every few days. The results of a moisturizer usually last longer than the effects of a lubricant. These are applied just prior to getting engaged in a sexual act and can lessen pain during intercourse.