Feminine Hygiene Products for SHTFWe all know that tampons and maxi pads make great multipurpose first aid and survival items, but sooner or later you're going to run out of those items, then what is a lady to do? Men, I know many of you are wanting to stop reading and move on, but trust me, this is stuff you need to be aware of too. Tampons: Tampons are great for plugging up bullet holes and a million other uses, so once you've used them all up, what will the ladies in your group use when that "monthly visitor" comes calling? The best answer for a long term solution is the Menstrual Cup.There are many vendors and producers of Menstrual Cups.
- The Diva Cup is based on a design from the 1930's but has been modernized to fit today's standards. Resources: The Diva Cup Sizing Guide
- Lunette Menstrual Cup - The Lunette Menstrual Cup is made from medical grade silicone and is worn internally to collect menstrual flow. When worn correctly, it cannot be felt and is virually leak-proof. This eliminates any mess and offers women true freedom from the worries and hassles of disposables. The cup can safely be used during all daytime activities and is perfect for overnight. Lunette Model 2 is ideal for normal to heavy flow and can safely be worn for up to 12 hours at a time before being emptied and re-inserted. Since the cup is reusable, it is cost efficient and safe for the environment. The Lunette Menstrual Cup is available in numerous colors and comes with its own satin storage pouch. Resources: The Lunette Menstrual Cup Sizing Guide
- The Moon Cup - Made from medical-grade silicone, for all women, but especially for those with an allergy to latex rubber. Simple to use, The Moon Cup is an innovative feminine hygiene product that is worn internally. Reduce your carbon footprint, every month. Lasts for Years! Resources: The Moon Cup Sizing Guide
- SckoonCup - a FDA cleared device made in the USA of the highest quality medical silicone that is so soft, it is easy to fold up for insertion. A slimmer, softer stem for your comfort, with a solid design to make insert and removal. There are no seams, a smoother rim, and no writing inside or out, which makes it much more comfortable and allows for faster clean-up. SckoonCup is completely reusable, giving you convenience, as well as saving you money and having a much lower impact on the environment than tampons or disposable pads. Resources: SckoonCup Sizing Guide