menstrual cups

Invention of the menstrual cup

Menstrual cups that are so popular today seems to be a new thing, but in fact it is not at all. People often ask, wondering why it didn’t become a thing back then. If it’s that good of a product why not every woman started using it. I’m guessing it’s a mix between bad timing and mentality that were not ready for it. So let’s give an ovation to this amazing American La...

How to use the stem during menstrual cup removal?

The focus is usually put on its insertion but what goes in has to go out so let’s talk about how to use the stem during menstrual cup removal. Many women think the stem is there to pull the cup entirely out. It’s not exactly true. Find out more here and first of all let’s talk about the stem. Let’s put things clear: you shouldn’t remove the cup by pulling on the stem alone....

History of feminine hygiene products

Hard to believe since menstruation is nothing new, but until recently women have been left to fend for themselves to figure out how to deal with the practical issues presented by their monthly flow. That is, what to do with the blood. From scraps of rags to natural materials such as sea sponges, women (and some creative men) have devised a number of ways to handle menstruation. Currently there are...

Menstrual cups and public bathrooms – It’s not that hard!

Changing a menstrual cup in public bathrooms is not that hard! “Yea but what if the public toilet doesn’t have a sink inside, how can I empty it then? I can’t go out with bloody fingers and pants around my ankles!” Indeed you can’t…When women hear about menstrual cups for the first time, the first concern that usually comes up right after: “Ho my God that ...

Menstrual cups for small vaginas

You are a virgin There are more and more young girls virgins who use cups successfully but your hymen might make get in the way. Depending on how thick it is, how stretchy it is, how large the natural opening is, and many other variables, your hymen may or may not be the issue. And it’s possible that menstrual cup use could result in breaking it. Decide for yourself whether keeping it intact...

My 3 favourite menstrual cup video ads

1 – Oh No I’m Getting My Period! by Princess Superstar ft. Lunette Menstrual Cup. The finnish menstrual cup brand strikes again with a fun video ad for the menstrual cup Lunette. I can’t stop laughing at her lady gaga hip hop style going on about her VajayJayjay. The part in the pool and her face expressions is just too funny. Get the Lunette menstrual cup for 28€ 2 – Tampo...

The Undeniable Health Risks Of Tampons & The Most Effective Natural Alternatives

Handling menstrual flow is something that every women from every country and background has to deal with. Papyrus was first used in ancient Egypt, then reusable sanitary belts, and after that disposable pads. Most of these inventions had limited effectiveness until tampons were developed in the 1930′s which revolutionized feminine hygiene. Recent research though has shown that tampons can be dange...

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