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Side-by-Side

November 30th, 2011 by Elizabeth Kissling

When I talk with young women who’ve never heard about alternative menstrual products, they often have a hard time imagining inserting something the size of a menstrual cup. For some reason, asking them to picture a silicone (or rubber) cone-shaped shot glass doesn’t ease their anxiety. Thanks to the Magical Menstruation Tumblr, I now have the perfect visual aids:

And there’s even a video to demonstrate how to do that tricky-looking fold!

[ Original source: Femme Fleur ]

  

2 Responses to “Side-by-Side”

  1. ST says:

    Most excellent resource! I will now imagine this music playing in the background every time I fold my Keeper! :)

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