Menstrual Products You’ve Never Heard Of!
Princess Superstar Raps about Menstrual Cups
We all know about tampons and pads and if you’re here, you’re probably aware of menstrual cups. Did you know there are quite a few other “alternative” menstrual products in various materials and forms? Some are worth a good laugh (the crocheted tampon comes to mind) while others could be something worth a shot for […]
Why My Menstrual Cup is My Bestie
Princess Superstar, a rapper from NYC with a long career but without a househould name, has teamed up with the popular menstrual cup brand Lunette for a rap about periods. With lyrics like “When you’re done empty it, put it up again” and “Just stick it up there in your va-jay-jay, don’t gotta worry ’bout that […]
What’s Your Cup Spot? Find Inspiration!
Sometimes you just need to exclaim your love for the oft overlooked menstrual cup. We take it for granted but that’s when it’s being the best friend of all. Here are 5 reasons why… 1. It keeps things moist. Dryness is NOT a good thing.. though you might think so when it comes to […]
Introducing Lena Cup- a new Menstrual Cup!
The dilemma of where to place your cup for the moments you have to take care of other pressing matters between washing and reinsertion is a real one. Some of us are simple- place it on a square of TP and that’s that. There are other more permanent and attractive solutions out there if you […]
Tampons Vs. Menstrual Cups- Little Black Clutch Edition
On July 1 a new menstrual cup brand was announced, called Lena Cup. This brand is made in California and has been registered with the FDA. I was was sent a Size Small and Size Large to test and have compared it to other cups in order to help those of you who may be interested […]
You’ve got a special night ahead but your period has showed up for the occasion too. The perfect little black dress you picked out for the evening works best with your favorite tiny black clutch… but how can you possibly fit enough tampons inside for the whole evening out when you also have to bring […]
Turning Red to Green- Reusable Menstrual Products Resource Guide
Have you ever considered how much waste a cycle of tampon use creates? How about a whole year? These images might help to put it into perspective. #putacupinit
Lily Cup Video and Review Featuring “Virginia”
It’s always nice to have a mega-resource for an oft asked about topic. This page is going to be your new favorite resource for menstrual cup information and a nice link for your cup or cloth curious friends. I’ll be referencing this page at my menstrual products workshops so if you are coming here after […]
How to Insert and Remove a Menstrual Cup
The Lily Cup wasn’t a brand I had heard of until their “Lily Cup Compact” hit Kickstarter. I watched the video with interest and shared their project with my readers on Facebook not knowing that soon it would go viral and blow past their initial goal. Unfortunately that product (the compact menstrual cup) didn’t work […]
By far, the questions I receive most about menstrual cups relate in some way to either “How do I get in in there and get a good fit?” to “How can I remove this thing without getting blood all over me?” It took me a while to work up the chutzpah to film and post […]