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All You Need To Know About Menstrual Cups

A menstrual cup is a fitting put inside the vagina to protect the wearer from menstrual periods. The menstrual cup does the storage of the menstrual fluid as opposed to absorbing the fluid.

A menstrual cup is not as visible as ordinary pads when worn and take in twice the fluid an ordinary sanitary towel will take without leaking The storage capacity of the menstrual cup makes it ideal for women with active lifestyles in sports or even traveling.. Manufacturers use latex or hypoallergic silicone to make menstrual cups which means the woman is safe from irritation and allergies.

There is also a menstrual cup that can be washed. The washable and usable menstrual cup can last for more 10 years and this makes it pocket-friendly and environmentally friendly.

The fact that the menstrual fluid is stored inside the body when using menstrual cup makes it comfortable since leakages, dampness and odor characteristic of the ordinary pads are reduced.

The first menstrual cup which was bell-shaped was patented in 1932, thus the design at use now is almost eighty years old. Women should rest assured that the menstrual cup is used, it has decades of proven research, development, and testing.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulates the menstrual cups in the United States. Use of menstrual cup have not had reported cases of toxic shock syndrome linked to it. Failure to maintain the washable menstrual cup has led to cases of yeast infection. Otherwise, the menstrual cup has a proven record of being totally healthy for use.

The Diva Menstrual Solution is the latest innovation with regard to women genitalia hygiene safety. The menstrual cup is 100% made of silicone, this makes it perfectly safe, comfortable and reliable. The fact that moon cup is comfortable and soft makes it almost not entirely felt inside the body. Moon cup being reusable is always ready. The burden of throwing away used pads or carrying around bulky spares is removed when women use the moon menstrual cup. The long time moon cups last means they are cost friendly and good for the environment. The cup is easy to use and perfectly serviceable..

One follows the following steps to prepare a moon cup before using it.

The moon cup is pressed together on the sides and folded in half again to form a U-shape. A finger is placed on top of the rim of the cup and pressed down into the center of the inside base to form a triangle. Hold the folded parts between the thumb and the index finger and the curved edge will face away from the palm. In a comfortable angle with vaginal muscles relaxed,separate the labia with free hand and insert the curved part of the cup into the vagina up to 1.27 cm. Gently reach to the cup to remove it by pulling it from the base then empty it and clean it.

Getting To The Point – Health

Getting To The Point – Health