|Natural, didn't tear.|
|Natural, did tear.|
|Epidural, didn't tear.|
|Epidural, did tear.|
|I had a c-section.|
Quoting £egendary £ex:" Well... I don't think it makes a big difference either way. I'd think that going natural would help though ... [snip!] ... There are things you can do to help not tear. being in the water helps, perineal (sp?) massages during labour help, etc."
Quoting [Boats&Hoes]:" You don't have an idea for an epis. *option not idea* I got the epi with Jae and got cut. ETA: I've ... [snip!] ... starts crowning, you get that ring of fire thing, but you don't really feel it if you do tear. Idk from experience though. "
Quoting kthx.:" I've been telling myself I want to go natural... the thought of having a needle in my back and limiting ... [snip!] ... kind of tell when to push, without forcing it. But... tearing is sometimes just inevitable. So.. what was your experience?"
Quoting May ♥:" I had an epidural and I tore in my left labia. Now it looks like I have two clits. The joys of child ... [snip!] ... It was amazing after that. If I.could do it again I'd get the epidural even soon.er. Also, pushing with the epi was a breeze!"