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Egypt: Virginity Soap?

Egyptian activist Nelly Ali exclaims:

In response, she gets this reply:

Apparently, virginity soap is big business in Arab countries.

  • OMG, beyond belief

  • Solana Larsen

    Does it really make you a virgin? No wonder it’s popular!

  • Thalia Rahme

    Never heard of … what does it do ??? preserve ur viriginity ..
    As if the use of other soaps would make u not virgin ??

    I mean i know the debate about the tampon but Soap … for god’s sake

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