#SwitchStories: Jo’s experience using the TOTM menstrual cup

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#SwitchStories: Jo’s experience using the TOTM menstrual cup
  Our customer Jo shares her experience switching to our menstrual cup. Read her switch story below #SwitchStories   The cup has actually given me more confidence   What is your first name?   Jo   Why did you want to try a menstrual cup   I wanted to try a cup to prevent using so many sanitary products during my periods. I also needed to try to prevent leaking during the day, due to

How to Naturally Prepare Your Skin for Winter

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How to Naturally Prepare Your Skin for Winter
  We all know winter is coming and that means it’s time to brace for colder weather. The colder weather can have a big impact on our skin, so it’s important to prep our skin as we head into the Winter. To help us do this we spoke to Hannah from natural skincare brand, Naturally Tribal.   The impact winter has on our skin:   “The colder weather can have a negative impact on our

Period Powerful University: Why QUB provides free period care

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Period Powerful University: Why QUB provides free period care
  We’re super excited to be working with Queen’s University, Belfast, to provide free organic cotton period care to all students! We caught up with Tara Woodside who brought the period power to QUB. Here, Tara tells us all about how this came about and why it’s so important.   “Last year, I came across the figures about each conventional menstrual pad containing the equivalent of 4 carrier bags worth of plastic. I was completely

Period Powerful Profile: The girls targeting period stigma for Girlguiding UK’s ‘Action for Change’ scheme

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Period Powerful Profile: The girls targeting period stigma for Girlguiding UK’s ‘Action for Change’ scheme
  For Girlguiding UK’s ‘Action for Change’ scheme, 4 young period pioneers have launched a campaign called ‘Be Positive, Be You’ to tackle period stigma and encourage body positivity. Here, we caught up with the girls behind the campaign to find out more and get to the heart of why this is so important.   First things first, could you please tell us a little bit about yourselves and how you all know each other?

4 ingredients to be aware of in conventional period care

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4 ingredients to be aware of in conventional period care
  Do you know what’s in your period care products? Chances are you’ve probably always picked up your period essentials on autopilot, not thinking to question these trusted products. If this is the case, then you’re not alone. Our survey revealed 8/10 women aren’t aware of what their products are made from. In this blog, we are covering why it’s crucial to know what you’re using, by giving you the lowdown on 4 ingredients to

Manage your period: How to tailor your period care to your personal flow

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Manage your period: How to tailor your period care to your personal flow
  What are your period care essentials? Everybody is different therefore it’s important to find what works best for YOU on your period. Here, we are talking about how to tailor your period care products to your personal menstrual flow.   Why is this important?   First things first, let’s talk about why this is important. There isn’t a ‘one size fits all’ approach when it comes to periods. Factors such as how long you

Eve Appeal: 10 Important Facts to Know About Gynae Cancers

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Eve Appeal:  10 Important Facts to Know About Gynae Cancers
September is Gynaecological Cancer Awareness! Eve Appeal have launched their Go Red campaign to get us talking about Gynae cancers. Here, we caught up with the team to get an important list of facts to be aware of. Knowledge and education can save lives. So have a read, pass this on and always speak up if you’re concerned about your health. Fact 1 There are FIVE gynae cancers! Fact 2 In the UK, 58 women