When many are asked if they know what the tampons they are wearing have been manufactured from, some guess cotton but most folks simply do not know. Unfortunately, the majority of tampons are NOT made of only cotton or organic material. Are you wondering if there is a better way yet?
Menstrual cups are the preferred method for that time of the month for many of us and the reasons vary from being environmentally friendly to the security of knowing you won’t have an accident. But what does it FEEL like? Great question!
Menstrual cups are definitely shining in the spotlight these days. Menstrual cups have been around for years but now they’re being used more than ever – and for good reason too. Menstrual cups are safely crafted of medicinal quality silicone and easy to use. Plus they may be used over and over for several years which makes them much more ecofriendly and cost effective than tampons or menstrual pads.
Having a hard time figuring out which menstrual cup is right for you?
Check out YouTube! There are tons of YouTube vloggers out there with tons of reviews available to help you pick the cup that is right for you. Don't take the advice from only one vlogger - make sure to check out multiple reviews and comparisons, and keep in mind what works great for one person might not work well for another - every body is different.
The dreaded yeast infection - we feel ya! It's the WORST! Even scarier? What if you're dealing with yeast infection AND your period at the same time. [cue tears of frustration] Can you wear a menstrual cup?
Figuring out when to replace your menstrual cup is mostly based on your own experience with the cup. Many menstrual cup companies recommend you replace your cup every year to two years, while some claim you can safely wear your cup for 5+ years. Unlike some menstrual cups which suggest you replace them after one year, SckoonCup is made of best possible quality medical grade silicone, and will last several years. There is no need to replace it every year.
Menstrual cups are still foreign in many ways. One of the biggest concerns many have when wearing menstrual cups is how long you're able to go between changing/emptying your cup and what risks are involved when wearing an internal device for long periods of time. You have questions, and we have answers!
Having difficulty getting your menstrual cup to open? Maybe the insertion process is too difficult? No problem! Today we have a new fold for you: The Roll Up menstrual cup fold! Let’s investigate the pro’s and con’s of this fold.