#SwitchStories: Jasmine’s experience using organic cotton period care

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#SwitchStories: Jasmine’s experience using organic cotton period care
  Our customer Jasmine shares her experience switching to TOTM organic cotton period care. Read her switch story below #SwitchStories   I never realised until switching to TOTM just how plastic-y my previous brand of pads felt   What is your first name?   Jasmine   Why did you choose to switch to TOTM products?   I’d seen TOTM pop up on Instagram quite regularly and was getting sick of being so sore using the

How to use a menstrual cup

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How to use a menstrual cup
  Menstrual cups are a rising trend as a convenient, zero-waste period care option. Whilst reusables might not be for everyone, if all the talk is making you curious then this blog is for you! Find out about cups and most importantly how to use a menstrual cup.   What is a menstrual cup?   First things first, let’s talk about what a menstrual cup actually is. A menstrual cup is a reusable alternative to

Period Powerful Profile: Olivia Hawthorne, Cycle for Your Cycle

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Period Powerful Profile: Olivia Hawthorne, Cycle for Your Cycle
  Next up in our Period Powerful Profile series, we have Olivia Hawthorne, founder of Cycle for Your Cycle. We talked to Olivia all about Cycle for your Cycle and why she thinks it’s important to talk openly about menstrual health.   Could you tell us a bit about yourself?   My name is Olivia and I am 22. I am a musical theatre performer and spinning instructor. I was diagnosed with PCOS when I

Top 5 Zero-Waste Bathroom Essentials

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Top 5 Zero-Waste Bathroom Essentials
  Keen to green up your bathroom products? We’re giving you a list of our top 5 zero-waste bathroom essentials to help you cut down on plastics.   Shower gels, shampoos and toothbrushes can all come at a cost to the environment. Whilst many of these product bottles are recyclable, according to the Recycle Now campaign only 50% of packaging is being recycled in the bathroom.   We’re then facing an issue in which the

Period Powerful Profile: Clare Knox, See Her Thrive

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Period Powerful Profile: Clare Knox, See Her Thrive
  Next up in our Period Powerful Profiles series, we have Clare Knox, founder of See Her Thrive. We talked to Clare all about PMDD and the mission behind her period powerful project.   Why motivated you to start up See Her Thrive?   I see people post day in, day out on out on social media about their struggles with menstrual-related health conditions at work. As a secondary school teacher with Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder

Period Powerful Profile: Preventing Period Poverty

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Period Powerful Profile: Preventing Period Poverty
  Next up in our series of period powerful profiles we have Molly and Nell, founders of Preventing Period Poverty.   Preventing period poverty is a non-profit organisation pushing for changes in the UK surrounding period products and their availability. The aim of the organisation is to help people in period poverty and a make a change, no matter how big or small.   We chatted to the founders, Molly and Nell about Preventing Period

Period Powerful Profile: Beth Fuller, Noa Vee

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Period Powerful Profile: Beth Fuller, Noa Vee
  As part of our period powerful profile series we caught up with the lovely Beth Fuller, founder of Noa Vee.   Noa Vee is an online empowering platform that champions an honest and positive approach to beauty. Alongside inspirational content that tackles topical issues faced by modern women, Noa Vee also has a shop featuring ethical, positive fashion brands.   We chatted to Beth about Noa Vee and also what inspired her to be