While I’ve been a bit familiar with the idea of using a menstrual cup, I was admittedly quite nervous about using them. I had been using organic tampons, but the thought of making the switch to a menstrual cup just kept popping up. After my birth of my second son, I eagerly awaited the return of my cycle to dive into using a menstrual cup over the traditional disposable tampons – even still a bit nervous, but excited for the change. I am super excited to work with The DivaCup and received a DivaCup to facilitate my review.
The DivaCup was first started as a mother’s vision for a more sustainable option in handling your cycle. In partnering with her daughter, they began to experiment with different designs and ideas. After years of research, their perfect design came to life in The DivaCup, a reusable menstrual cup! The DivaCup is a bell-shaped menstrual cup that is reusable and placed internally rather than absorbing your flow. This has many perks over the traditional disposable tampons. [Read more...]