Periods

“I liked a lot of conventionally ‘girly’ things, so I had to be a girl, right?”
First Person Periods

I liked a lot of conventionally ‘girly’ things, so I had to be a girl, right?”

Naoise writes about the experience of starting periods and navigating chronic pain as a trans person, and how shame slowly made way for compassion.

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When to use tampliners

When to use tampliners

Wondering how to fit tampliners into your period product routine? Here's how to make them work for you.

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What’s it like to use a tampliner? Ruth, customer for 4 months

What’s it like to use a tampliner? Ruth, customer for 4 months

We know it's not easy to start using a new period product. We had a chat with one of our customers, Ruth, to learn more about her experience and why she decided to give tampliners a go.

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The ultimate guide: which period product, when? Our favourite combinations

The ultimate guide: which period product, when? Our favourite combinations

This is the last article in our five-part guide to picking the best period product(s) for your life and flow. We've turned the spotlight on some members of the Callaly team to explain how they manage their periods.

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The ultimate guide: which period product is best for your lifestyle?

The ultimate guide: which period product is best for your lifestyle?

No single period product suits everyone perfectly, all of the time. Here's a handy guide to what works best for every lifestyle. You're welcome!

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The ultimate guide: which period product works best for your flow?

The ultimate guide: which period product works best for your flow?

Whether your period starts with a bang or ends with a fade out, we've got the best recommendations to suit your flow.

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The ultimate guide: every period product you can buy, with pros and cons

The ultimate guide: every period product you can buy, with pros and cons

Feeling bamboozled by all the period product options out there? Here's a rundown of every single one, plus their strengths and weaknesses.

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The ultimate guide to choosing the right period product

The ultimate guide to choosing the right period product

This is the first in a five-part guide to choosing period products that really work for you.

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What do periods do to your body?

What do periods do to your body?

A brain-to-thighs breakdown of what's actually happening in our bodies when we menstruate.

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What’s it like to use a tampliner? Astrid, customer for 10 months

What’s it like to use a tampliner? Astrid, customer for 10 months

Trying a new period product can be daunting, so we’ve been chatting to experienced tampliner users to get the lowdown on what you can expect. First up is Astrid, 30, from London.

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Tales from the Front Line(r): #3 “I always use digital tampons”

Tales from the Front Line(r): #3 “I always use digital tampons”

Changing up your femcare routine can be intimidating so we decided to ask people about their experience trying Tampliners for the first time.

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How to get rid of tampon leaks and stains

How to get rid of tampon leaks and stains

Leaking tampons are a common complaint. Here’s how to stop it happening – and clean up when it does.

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