Why can't I put a tampon in all the way without it hurting really bad?
Chances are you're tense - if you're tense vaginal muscles
tense, the vaginal canal is basically a muscular tube so this
translates to your vagina tightening aka narrowing so making it
more difficult to insert anything. If it's getting to the point
where it hurts then obviously you're trying to force it, the more
you force things the less relaxed you are and the more you're going
to be hurting yourself: stop. You also need to make sure that you
use the lowest absorbency for your flow, always use the lowest
absorbency that you can and ideally use cotton tampons instead of
There could be several reasons. If you are young it's possible
that maybe you aren't quite 'developed' yet. Are you using the
super absorbency ones? Im in my late 20's and those hurt me. Read
the box, it has info on tss that you may learn something from.