Do women need periods? Guest blog for The Hello Cup by Lara Briden, period revolutionary, naturopathic doctor and author.
Let's take a look at a natural period, vs a bleed on hormonal birth control. How are they different? Do we need a period at all?
Your period is so much more than a monthly bleed; it is giving you valuable information about your health.
The color, consistency, pain, length & emotions that arise are all indicators of your hormonal balance.
Know your period - and identify the difference between common & normal.
Hello Cup Co-Founder, Robyn, recently wrote a feature for Woman Mag NZ about the stigma that still exists when it comes to 'period chat' and the need to break the cycle of period shame - one menstrual cup at a time.
Take a read of her article here.
Positioning my menstrual cup is just a case of fold, insert, pop in, et voila! Isn’t it?
Well, yes, and sometimes no. Read our blog to find out all about how to position your Hello Cup, how to measure your cervix, and how to find the best menstrual cup for you.
Diameter – Low Cervix Hello Cups
The diameter of the S/M is 41mm and the overall length (no toggle) is 43mm. It holds 21mls (to the holes).
The diameter of the L is 45mm and the overall length (no toggle) is 49mm. It holds 28ml (to the holes).
Drop us a line if you have any questions about sizing –firstname.lastname@example.org.