Blog posts tagged with 'Menstrual Silky Cups'
If Silky Cup (reusable menstrual cup) is so great, why haven’t I heard of it before?
Many companies did not want to be associated with advertising a “menstrual cup.” As well, due to the fact that menstrual cups can last up to a decade, it’s not something women need to buy often, which means less profit overall. Only now are women becoming aware of the ecological damage that disposable feminine hygiene products cause as well as trying to find an alternative to tampons which have a higher risk of TSS. Word of mouth and internet access has now begun to increase awareness of menstrual cups and the benefits of them, making them more and more popular.
How often should I empty my Silky Cup (reusable menstrual cup)?
You should empty your Silky Cup (reusable menstrual cup) every 8-12 hours. It is important to never leave any foreign object inserted for lengthy periods of time as it increases the chances of getting Toxic Shock Syndrome. Most women find that emptying their Silky Cup (reusable menstrual cup) once in the morning and once in the evening is sufficient, but it all depends on the day of your cycle and how heavy your flow is. You will get adjusted to the Silky Cup (reusable menstrual cup) and will learn when is best for you. For beginners, emptying every few hours is recommended until you get properly adjusted to using it.