Category: Menstrual Products

can teenagers use menstrual cups

Can teenagers use menstrual cups?

Can teenagers use menstrual cups? Period cups are a great choice when it comes to reusable menstrual products, but are they really suitable for teenagers? Menstrual cups for teenagers For a long time, menstrual cups were available in two sizes. These were generally a smaller size for women who hadn’t yet been pregnant and were […]

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natural reusable menstrual products

Natural reusable menstrual products

Natural reusable menstrual products are a great choice for your period. By making a natural choice, you can be sure that you are reducing the number of chemicals your body comes into contact with. You are also helping the environment. Organic cotton For some time now, I’ve wanted to add a range of reusable menstrual […]

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reusable menstrual options

Reusable menstrual options

Reusable menstrual options might seem a bit overwhelming at first. There are plenty of different types out there, but what will work best of you? Here is a rundown of the features and advantages of each type Washable menstrual product types As with disposable products, there are two basic types of reusable menstrual products. Those […]

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Switch to reusable menstrual products

Making the switch to reusable menstrual products

Switch to reusable menstrual products saving money and helping the environment. Here are our top tips for making the change. Tips to get you started Don’t worry about having a full collection of pads, to begin with, buy one or two to find out which you like. Not sure if a menstrual cup is for […]

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Dealing with stains on cloth menstrual pads

Dealing with stains on cloth menstrual pads

I often get asked about dealing with stains on cloth menstrual pads. Due to the nature of washable pads, it’s highly likely that you are going to have some stains to deal with from time to time. But, with a few little tricks up your sleeve, it shouldn’t be a big problem. Washing hints for […]

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Reusable menstrual pad sizes

Reusable menstrual pad sizes

Reusable menstrual pad sizes can be confusing. How do you know which one will work best for you? Here is our guide to the different sizes that our washable pads come in. Washable liners Liners are great for everyday¬†freshness. They do not need to be very absorbent as they are not designed for use during […]

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Sterilising your menstrual cup

Sterilising your menstrual cup

Sterilising your menstrual cup is essential. Recent research has found that TSS and other bacteria can grow on the silicone of your cup. Sterilising will stop these from growing and keep your cup clean and healthy. There are a number of easy ways that you can do this. Keep it clean When I first began […]

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Using the collapsible cup

I recently asked a couple of people to give our new collapsible menstrual cups a try and see how they found them. Here is the first of the reviews that I got back. Using the collapsible cup I used this collapsible cup for 2 cycles, the first time I had a wee bit of trouble […]

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Trying out a menstrual cup

Trying out a menstrual cup

Thinking about trying out a menstrual cup? I recently gave some women the chance to ‘test drive’ one of our menstrual cups. Here is how one woman, who was new to menstrual cups found the experience. Positives – No tampon strings – No worrying about defecating on tampon strings and contamination – No wet tampon […]

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Compact menstrual cup

Compact menstrual cup

Our new compact menstrual cup is a little different. I thought I might share some photos showing you how it works. Folds up small There are lots of menstrual cups on the market and as a rule, they generally all work in the same way. Our new cup is no different in the way that […]

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