ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Testosterone Cream For Women

Updated on July 25, 2009

Two kinds of testosterone products for women are available, testosterone cream and testosterone patches.

This hub deals with the former - testosterone creams for women. The idea behind testosterone for women is that women also have testosterone like men do.

Testosterone is the sex hormone that is present in both women and men. It's responsible for controlling sexual urges, desires and libido.

Although the levels of testosterone in woman are much lower, this doesn't imply that they are not important. The testosterone in woman is balanced against other kinds of hormones, like progesterone and estrogen.

Loss of Sexual Desire?

In fact, loss of sexual desire is common to women with a low testosterone level. Any imbalance in the level of hormones can cause health problems and a lost of quality of life. The same applies to men.

A low level of testosterone in women leads to thin or dry skin, inflammation of pubic regions and a certain gain in body weight. Although most people never thought that many health problems in woman are caused by a lack of testosterone.

Even medical professionals are not aware of the importance and the frequency of an imbalance of testosterone in women. Thus many women go on untested and untreated.

On the other hand, a high dose of testosterone in women will cause hair loss, acne and make the woman look masculine. Due to these problems, a lack of testosterone have to be carefully treated by a doctor with experience in hormone replacement therapy.

Will Testosterone Cream Restore My Libido?

Generally women who have very low testosterone levels have very little sexual desire. While some doctors are reluctant to recommend testosterone cream, it can be effective in restoring women's libido.

Testosterone cream for women are usually applied directly on the skin to build up the level of testosterone in her body. It's one of the most effective libido-enhancing treatment during menopause.

Menopausal women often comply a lack of sexual desire and decreased energy level. Most doctors regards these symptoms as a part of menopause. However, recent findings have discovered the importance of the balance in all hormones – estrogen, testosterone and progesterone.

The advantage of a cream compared with a patch is that the effects of lack of testosterone are sometimes local – like dry genital skin.

Therefore, patients don't have to absorb testosterone into their bodies, just apply the cream onto the affected part of their bodies. For instance, applying testosterone cream on the vagina is effective in restoring their libido and desire for sex.

Considering testosterone a male hormone is the mainstream antiquated view of the medical profession. Testosterone cream for women have been thoroughly tested and approved by the Federal Drug Administration (FDA) in the US. A doctor will test the level of hormones through blood testing and watch out for any kind of imbalance.

Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • Goury Firoz Khan profile image

      Goury Firoz Khan 4 years ago from Pali, Rajasthan

      Testosterone is a critical hormone that plays an essential role in the health and well-being of our bodies. For males, proper testosterone levels ensure a strong libido, sexual function, energy level, and happy mood. For fitness and exercise, testosterone works to ensure strong muscle mass and body shape.

      visit also to know more : https://www.testomeds.com

    • profile image

      Lance Chambers 7 years ago

      One of the major issues with women, especially of menopausal age, is tha their testosterone levels start to fall dramaqtically. The result of which is a loss of interest in sex and a general disappearance of libido.

      For many owmen this can be very frustrating (their partners often aren't too happy either.

      The good thing is that it IS possible to get all of you old life back by applying a bioidentical testosterone cream especially formulated for women.

      Lawley Pharmaceuticals offer such a cream which can be purchased online and delivered to your door via tracked postage.

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: "https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr"

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)