Periods, the only phenomenon that all women deal with alike. It’s the one thing that is common to all women irrespective of their colour, size, religion, caste, origin, etc. but still somehow nobody wants to talk about it, although that is slowly changing now. When we talk about periods, the first thing that comes to our mind is sanitary products. Which one is the right one for you? Which option is cost effective? Which one is good for the environment? Etc. Before we talk about the most popular choice in the market and why it is the most popular choice, let’s quickly take a look at what options are available in the market as a whole.
Period products available
A detailed article on different period products available in the market along with pros and cons of each is given here. (Period Products)
Sanitary pads are the most commonly used period product. The reason for this is that it has been around for decades, it is easily accessible and it is the easiest product to use. But off late the popularity of sanitary pads is slowly reducing for several reasons like skin irritation experienced by users, the non-environment friendly nature of it and the fact that there are other cost-effective options available.
As an individual, one might wonder are sanitary napkins a “one size fits all” thing or should it be tailored to each one separately? The answer is, like all other health specific needs, sanitary napkins too are available in different types to cater to different women, so no, there is no “one size fits all”. So what are the factors that one must consider before choosing the best sanitary pads for you? Here are some tips to remember while making the choice:
These are some general rules to follow for period hygiene as well.
Having said all of this, keep in mind that you have to pick what is the best fit for your body, and not follow what works for someone else.
To help you tick off all of the above concerns while buying a sanitary napkin, &Me has launched the “No compromise” Sanitary pads!
At &Me, we want to give women everything they want! Women asked us for three things in a sanitary pad and our “No Compromise” Sanitary Pads covers it all! It is Rash free, feather soft layers, 6 layers of heavy flow protection, ADL technology for superior absorption, Extra absorbent gel sheets, and a secured comfort fit. It is Toxin free and odor free. Made in India!
You will fall in love with &Me No compromise sanitary pads once you start using them. And once you are done with them, you can easily dispose them in these biodegradable pouches!
Great for you. Great for environment.