Our Lotus menstrual cups are made from medical grade silicone with a matt finish. A great cup for the first time cup user or those wanting an in expensive cup without compromising on the quality.
What size should I buy?
Size 1 small is generally suited for women that have not had a vaginal birth, lighter flows or teens/young women and smaller anatomy, up to 25 years. It can also be ideal for first-time users of a menstrual cup.
Capacity: approx 30ml Diameter: 43mm Length: 50mm from rim to base of cup 70mm Stem: 20mm
Size 2 large is generally suited for women post-baby that have had a vaginal birth, heavy flow, women over 25 years. It is also suitable for those with weaker pelvic floor muscles.
Capacity: approx 36ml Diameter: 45mm Length: 55mm from rim to base of the cup, from rim to tip of stem 75mm Stem: 20mm
These sizing recommendations are a general guideline other factors you may need to consider are the strength of your pelvic floor muscles. If you fit most of the size 1 cup criteria but have very weak pelvic muscles then consider the size large cup. If you have a low sitting cervix then the size 1 cup will be a better fit. Some women find their cervix sits lower during the first 48 hours of their period then moves back to the higher position.
How does a menstrual cup work?
It is designed to be folded and inserted into your vagina to collect your menstrual blood. Once inserted it opens up and is held in place by your vaginal wall muscles.
* Safe & Chemical Free
* Able to be used almost anywhere anytime
How often should I change my menstrual cup?
It is recommended the cup should be emptied, rinsed and reinserted every 4-8 hours. It will vary greatly as every goddess cycle is so different. With a bit of practice, you will quickly know how long you can leave it before emptying it during the different stages of your period.
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