Is the menstrual cup really effective? Does it hurt? If questions like this are crossing your mind, take a look at this guide about the menstrual cup.
Like many things in life, menstrual cups are a question of taste. You either like it or not, just like tampons, pads or period undies. The great attractiveness of the menstrual cup is its sustainability: because it can be reused many times, less waste is generated.
So, if you are curious about the menstrual cup, take a look at this quick and complete guide.
Even the most natural things in life can have an impact on our planet. But how are menstrual products related to both your health and sustainability?
Having a period is absolutely natural, as old as human life itself. However, in the past decades, humans have dealt with periods in a very unsustainable way, both for the environment and for our health. At the centre of this are unsustainable period products – which, although being necessary then, can be changed for better alternatives now.
In what way are period products, health and sustainability connected, you ask? We’ll get right to it.