Period Tips to Ease the Discomforts of Menstruation

 

It’s time to stop living with the belief that bad periods are just a part of life. Start taking charge of your health and learn how you can have a better period!

Start with the articles to the right, then check out our other articles and free resources.

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How To: Stop Your Period (Let’s Talk Pros and Cons)


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We talk a lot about period positivity around here, but we get it. Periods can be a real pain in the you-know-what. Sometimes, it would be easier if your period just didn’t show up for a month or two, right? As with any health decision, attempting to control or change your cycle does come with certain repercussions – but are they worth worrying about? We’re answering all of your questions! Below, you’ll find everything you need to know about the pros and cons of interfering with your body’s menstrual cycle.  We’ll be covering the following topics:
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How to Make a Menstrual Cycle Calendar


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By Cynthia – Misscoty.com

First of all, if you just got your first period, welcome to the club! We have cookies and chocolate (and we’ll share!)

With the arrival of your first period comes the need to start keeping track of your menstrual health. How are you supposed to do that, you might ask? By creating a menstrual calendar! Today’s blog post will show you how to make your very own menstrual cycle calendar, and why it’s important.
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Why You Should Ditch Scented Period Products


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We’re so grateful to be living in the modern era. Think about it: just one hundred years ago, women were wearing restrictive corsets and layers upon layers of thick petticoats. (Can you imagine how uncomfortable that must have been on a hot summer day?! Not to mention the physical repercussions of those tight waist cinchers. No, thank you!) Yes, it’s true: some of trends are better left in the past.

As history has progressed, the desire for comfort and safety has slowly started to win over aesthetics or outdated standards (thank goodness!) Of course, we’ve still got some work to do. The next item we could all benefit from leaving behind? Scented period products.

We’ve talked about the dangers of conventional period products before.  But the subject of fragrance (especially when it comes to your vagina!) is one that’s worth diving a little deeper into.Read More… >>


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How to Use a Menstrual Cup in Public


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If you’re thinking about making the switch to menstrual cups, most likely you’re familiar with the long list of benefits for ditching your conventional period products. Menstrual cups are eco-friendly, nontoxic, budget friendly, and may even help to reduce menstrual cramps. As with any change, it’s common to have questions about how making the switch to menstrual cups will impact your routine. Today, we’re tackling one on the most common concerns for women considering cups: how do you use a menstrual cup when you’re on the go?
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Detox Your Period for Pain Relief


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By Arielle D. Dance, PhD

Can Tampons Cause Cramps? Detox Your Period for Pain Relief

For many women, periods come with a host of discomforts: cramping, headaches, fear of leaks, back pain, and maybe even leg pain. As someone who was diagnosed with endometriosis, a painful pelvic pain condition, in my teens, I have experienced countless painful periods and have been on the search for relief. I have finally found the perfect combination of essential oils, aromatherapy-infused heating pads, and stretches that bring me comfort.
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    TOP RESOURCES

DOWNLOAD OUR FREE BETTER YOUR PERIOD ACTION GUIDE

This action guide not only shares the benefits of tracking your cycle, but provides a weekly checklist on how to optimize each phase of your cycle.

BENEFITS OF BREWING HERBAL TEAS SERIES

Searching for a healthier, natural form of relief? Did you know herbal teas could be your solution to menstrual and hormonal issues like PMS, Cramps, Hot Flashes & more? Learn how in this series!

MENSTRUAL EDUCATION SERIES

Learn to understand and even celebrate your body by learning its patterns and how best to support it. This series provides weekly resources designed to arm you with the tools you need to make healthy switches.

DOWNLOAD OUR FREE ESSENTIAL OILS GUIDE FOR WOMEN'S HEALTH

Learn the basics of essential oils, what they are, how to use them safely, the top 3 oils for women’s health, our favorite essential oil recipes and more!

ORGANIC PERIOD 2GO KITS

These fashionable period kits were designed to keep ladies of all ages prepared for their period while on the go!

HORMONE BALANCING TEA BLENDS

Handcrafted by menstrual experts with only the finest organic ingredients, these teas not only prove to be a great remedy for menstrual cramps and hot flashes – but they taste good too!