Yep - summer is here, but it's also the time of year where we become a little less eco-friendly. Plastic water bottles, soda cans, quick and convenient eats when you're on the road - all of these and more just further contribute to the increasing trash problem.
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?
It is normal to feel cautious whenever we try something new – especially if it’s something we are using in our bodies. Menstrual cups are very safe to use as it is worn inside the vagina during menstruation. Unlike tampons and pads which absorb your menstrual fluids, a menstrual cup collects the fluid.
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!