Best Menstrual Cups

Last update March 16, 2017
Maintaining a proper personal hygiene during your period is very important. A menstrual cup is an excellent alternative to pads and tampons. It’s a one-time purchase and zero waste! Yet, it's chemical-free and promotes better vaginal health. Look at our review and make your choice! ...Read more ...Read less
BEST 2017
PROS
CONS
OUR VERDICT
Type
Total Length / Stem Length / Rim Diameter
Capacity
Airholes
Time of Protection
 
PROS
This menstrual cup features a flat and thin stem designed with your comfort in mind. Also, it has a ribbed stem and bottom for easier grip and removal.
CONS
The first time you put the cup in, it might feel like it didn’t open up all the way.
OUR VERDICT
Lunette menstrual cup is specially designed to make your monthly period experience much more comfortable. The cup offers a secure fit due to the superior shape and comfort rim. Available in 5 different colors.
detailed parameters
Type
Model 2 (Large), Model 1 (Small) available
Total Length / Stem Length / Rim Diameter
2.8 inches / 0.8 inches / 1.8 inches
Capacity
1.0 fl oz
Airholes
Yes
Time of Protection
12 hours
PROS
The menstrual cup has an elongated bell-shaped design with a curved edge for your utmost comfort without leaking.
CONS
Prior to inserting, it takes a little practice to fold the cup.
OUR VERDICT
Intimina Lily menstrual cup is designed to ensure leak-proof protection, giving you the ultimate comfort and peace of mind. There are two sizes available for women who have given birth vaginally and for those who have not given birth yet.
detailed parameters
Type
Model 1 (Small), Model 2 (Large) available
Total Length / Stem Length / Rim Diameter
3.03 inches / 0.48 inches / 1.57 inches
Capacity
0.95 fl oz
Airholes
No
Time of Protection
12 hours
PROS
This reusable cup is made exclusively of medical silicone, which is thick enough not to be damaged by your nails.
CONS
Translucent cup tends to get yellowish stains over time.
OUR VERDICT
Diva menstrual cup is one of the greatest feminine hygiene inventions. It provides supreme comfort, reliable protection, and no health risks. The cup is made of medical silicone characterized by hypoallergenic properties. There are several different options to suit any hygiene needs.
detailed parameters
Type
Model 2 (Large), Model 1 (Small) available
Total Length / Stem Length / Rim Diameter
2.76 inches / 0.51 inches / 1.77 inches
Capacity
1.0 fl oz
Airholes
Yes
Time of Protection
12 hours
PROS
Owing to the unique shape and inner ring, the cup provides more leak protection. It prevents air from reaching the blood that helps eliminate vaginal odor.
CONS
After removal, you need to waggle the cup to break the vacuum.
OUR VERDICT
Femmy Cycle menstrual cup can be conveniently used during sports and other physical activities without the feeling of discomfort. It is conveniently removed due to the unique ring stem.
detailed parameters
Type
Model 1 (Regular)
Total Length / Stem Length / Rim Diameter
2.4 inches / 0.8 inches / 1.8 inches
Capacity
1.0 fl oz
Airholes
No
Time of Protection
12 hours
PROS
Made of velvety soft silicone, this menstrual cup is ideal for sensitive skin. It easily folds and pops open after being inserted, taking the correct position in your vagina.
CONS
Dried blood can stuck in large airholes, so try to clean it immediately after use.
OUR VERDICT
Blossom menstrual large cup is a must-have feminine hygiene product for every modern lady! It's recommended for those women who have given birth. The cup offers an excellent combination of hygiene protection and convenience of use. Indeed, it's a simple, delicate, and reliable way to maintain your personal hygiene.
detailed parameters
Type
Model 2 (Large)
Total Length / Stem Length / Rim Diameter
2.6 inches / 0.4 inches / 1.77 inches
Capacity
0.95 fl oz
Airholes
Yes
Time of Protection
12 hours

What is a Menstrual Cup

The choice of personal care products is rather a delicate hygiene issue. Currently, menstrual cups gain popularity among a wide selection of period products on the market. A menstrual cup is a reusable container designed for the collection of menstrual fluid. Give it a try instead of disposable pad and tampons and you will fully appreciate all its benefits. The cups are normally made from medical-grade silicone, being absolutely safe for your health. This material causes no dryness, itching, and toxic shock syndrome (TSS). At first, the cup may seem difficult to use. However, once you get the hang of it, you will see how easy and comfortable it is.

Bidet toilet seats will make your personal hygiene far easier. They are really handy during your period and truly beneficial for your health. Also, you will really appreciate the castile soaps that leaves your delicate skin softer than silk.

Review of Lunette Menstrual Cup for Medium to Heavy Menstruation

Lunette Menstrual Cup for Medium to Heavy Menstruation

Lunette Menstrual Cup for Medium to Heavy Menstruation

Finnish Quality - Try and Enjoy

Finnish Lunette menstrual cup is an innovative feminine intimate hygiene product. It’s a more beneficial alternative to pads and tampons, that provides leak-free protection, ease of use, and vaginal health. But there is so much more than that!

The cup has a flat, one-piece, flexible stem with ribbed stripes, which makes removal more comfortable when it's filled with liquid. There are also 3 ridges at the bottom of the cup.

The Lunette menstrual cup features a smooth interior surface with no marks, symbols, and inscriptions for easy cleaning.

To make inserting the menstrual cup much easier, the manufacturer provided it with a thinner rim than on the rivals. The thin rim allows you to twist the cup tightly before use for a snug fit inside your vagina.

The positioning of the air holes is higher than other similar products. This design allows using the maximum the cup can hold before it needs to be emptied. Athena Multi-Purpose, Hypoallergenic Menstrual Cup Wash contains 100% organic ingredients is perfect for cleaning your cup.

Review of Lunette Menstrual Cup for Medium to Heavy Menstruation

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Lunette Menstrual Cup for Medium to Heavy Menstruation
Lunette Menstrual Cup for Medium to Heavy Menstruation
 
Review of Intimina Lily Menstrual Cup

Intimina Lily Menstrual Cup

Intimina Lily Menstrual Cup

Stay Fresh With the Intimina Lily

Intimina Lily menstrual cup is a revolution in feminine intimate hygiene. It’s made from a special medical grade silicone that provides you with many health and environmental benefits.

Intimina Lily is a bell-shaped reusable silicone cup. The first thing that deserves your attention is a unique concave rim for added comfort and better leakage protection. The vacuum formed holds the cup securely. It’s completely invisible and, unlike tampons, the cup collects your menstrual blood rather than absorbs it. The cup forms an airtight seal that prevents the growth of bacteria.

Lily menstrual cup is made from a hypoallergenic material, causing no dryness, menstrual toxic shock syndrome, and urinary tract infection. The cup may be worn for 12 hours day and night without fear of leaking. After removing your cup, rinse it under running tap water with detergent.

Feminine Cleansing Cloths will come in handy if you are far from home, being not able to take a bath. They ensure refreshing, gentle cleansing of your delicate skin, providing reliable protection and supreme comfort. Undoubtedly, every woman should keep wet wipes in her purse.

Review of Intimina Lily Menstrual Cup

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Intimina Lily Menstrual Cup
Intimina Lily Menstrual Cup
 
Review of Diva Cup Menstrual Cup

Diva Cup Menstrual Cup

Diva Cup Menstrual Cup

Diva Cup - A Better Period Experience!

Diva menstrual cup is a real lifesaver for every woman during her period. Once you have tried this convenient hygiene product, you will never go back to tampons and pads. A menstrual cup is used internally like a tampon, yet, it’s a reusable hygienic product. Besides, there are numerous benefits of using menstrual cups. It’s made from medical-grade silicone that is exceptionally smooth, elastic, and thick. This material contains no dyes, latex, or any other toxic chemicals. It doesn’t cause any discomfort when inserted, worn, and removed. The silicone is thick enough, so don’t be afraid to damage the cup with your long nails.

Gone are the days when you got itching, worried about minor leaks and changing your tampon in a timely manner. With the Diva menstrual сup you can take on life! The cup is designed to fit snugly against your vaginal walls, causing no discomfort. Special airholes help hold the cup securely inside you. So, there is nothing to worry about - it won't fall out!

According to gynecologists maintaining hygiene in the intimate zone is very important. They recommend avoiding perfumed soaps and gels as they disrupt the natural vaginal flora. So, consider buying the Intimate Soap to maintain pH balance of the intimate area.

Review of Diva Cup Menstrual Cup

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Diva Cup Menstrual Cup
Diva Cup Menstrual Cup
 
Review of Femmy Cycle Menstrual Cup Regular Size

Femmy Cycle Menstrual Cup Regular Size

Femmy Cycle Menstrual Cup Regular Size

Designed for Active Lifestyle

This unique FemmyCycle menstrual cup keeps you protected even on your heavier days while disposable menstrual pads cannot save you from leak troubles. This menstrual cup is an ideal choice for women engaged in any kind of physical activity. So, if sitting around and waiting until your period is over is not about you – this cup is what you need! The good news is that you can use this menstrual cup even during an intense workout since the cup is designed with a unique built-in removal ring that helps eliminate even minor leaks. The cup can be used for up to 12 hours without leaking. It’s really easy to use – just fold the cup, insert it into your vagina, and rotate it 360 degrees in either direction. The cup should rotate easily when properly open.

Moreover, this menstrual cup has a unique design. A stem generally looks like a tail ribbed at the bottom for better grip. However, the FemmyCycle cup has a stem shaped like a ring, so you can easily pull it out.

What is more, the cup can be used in your daily life and during exercise. Exercise enthusiasts will surely appreciate special socks, which help improve circulation in your lower leg and ankle as well as promote faster muscle recovery after an intense workout.

Review of Femmy Cycle Menstrual Cup Regular Size

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Femmy Cycle Menstrual Cup Regular Size
Femmy Cycle Menstrual Cup Regular Size
 
Review of Blossom  Menstrual Cup

Blossom Menstrual Cup

Blossom Menstrual Cup

Blossom Menstrual Cup - Run by Women for Women

Using the Blossom menstrual cup is a simple, gentle, and reliable way to keep clean and free during your monthly period. The Blossom menstrual cup is worn inside the vagina but, unlike pads, it causes no cramping and discomfort. And no more problems with a strand when using tampons. With the Blossom cup, you will forget about dryness, over leaks, and restriction on movements!

Blossom Cup is a new and improved menstrual cup made of velvety soft silicone, which is safe even for the most sensitive skin. The cup is folded for easy insertion and correct position when pops open. Also, the cup helps get rid of unpleasant vaginal smell. This is possible due to the vacuum that doesn't let oxygen come in contact with the blood.

Blossom Menstrual Cup comes in a large size, which is suitable for those who have given birth vaginally and those who are over 30.

Unlike disposable pads and tampons, menstrual cups are more hygienic and eco-friendly. They don’t pollute the environment, creating less waste. Using a menstrual cup and reusable menstrual pads, you will contribute to your health and the mother earth.

Review of Blossom  Menstrual Cup

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Blossom  Menstrual Cup
Blossom Menstrual Cup
 
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1. How to Choose the Correct Menstrual Cup Size, wikiHow.

2. Dodai Stewart I tried a bunch of bizarre-looking menstrual cups so you don’t have to, Fusion. January 25, 2016.

3. Jay Laws How do I choose menstrual cups? Quora. September 13, 2015.

4. Elisa Ross Tired of Tampons? Here Are Pros and Cons of Menstrual Cups, Cleveland Clinic. February 9, 2015.

5. Kelly Winder Menstrual Cup – 9 Reasons Why It’s Better Than Tampons, BellyBelly. June 16, 2016.