A menstrual cup is a small, foldable, reusable device made from silicone, rubber or plastic that collects, rather than absorbs, the menstrual blood when inserted into the vagina. Since you can rinse it out and use it throughout your cycle and for years to come, menstrual cup is an environmentally-friendly, healthy, and more comfortable alternative to pads and tampons.
WHAT EXACTLY IS IMASAFE® REUSABLE MENSTRUAL CUP?
Imasafe® Menstrual Cup is 100% medical grade liquid silicone menstrual cups, developed by Ami Polymer Pvt. Ltd. – a leading manufacturer and supplier of silicone-based products.
The reason for using silicone is due to its softness and biocompatibility. Biocompatible means that it is safe to put into the human body. To demonstrate the company’s commitment to quality, Imasafe® Menstrual cup is manufactured in Cleanroom ISO Class VII facility and confirms to all international standard and certifications.
You can wear Imasafe® menstrual cup for 8 consecutive hours before having to clean it or reinsert it.
WHICH MENSTRUAL CUP SIZE IS RIGHT FOR YOU?
Imasafe® Menstrual Cup comes in 3 unique sizes:
Small, which is recommended for the first time users with normal flow and haven’t given birth. It can hold up to 15ml of blood.
Medium, which is recommended for women who have normal flow and haven’t given birth. It can hold up to 25ml of blood.
Large, which is recommended for women who have heavy flow and have given birth vaginally. It can hold up to 30ml of blood.
HOW TO USE IMASAFE® REUSABLE MENSTRUAL CUP?
To figure out which cup will be the best fit, consider the following:
- Your age.
- Your menstrual flow
- Length of your cervix
- If you have given birth
- Capacity of the cup
Inserting a Imasafe® Menstrual Cup
The very first thing to remember while inserting a menstrual cup is to relax, as tension can tighten the pelvic floor muscles. Follow the steps to insert a cup:
Step 1: Wash your hands properly and sterilize the cup in warm water.
Step 2: Fold the cup by punching down the opening of the cup.
Step 3: Sit in a relaxed squatting position.
Step 4: Insert the folded menstrual cup and once the entire cup is inside of you, remove your fingers and let it open up with a pop sound.
Removing a Imasafe® Menstrual Cup
Imasafe® Menstrual cup can be worn for 8-10 hours depending on the flow you have. Flow the steps to remove the cup:
Step 1: Wash your hands and gently pull on the stem till you reach the cup. Step 2: Pinch the base of the cup to release the seal and pull down to remove it.
Step 3: Empty the cup and wash it with warm water.
Step 4: Repeat the process.
WHAT ARE THE ADVANTAGES OF USING IMASAFE® MENSTRUAL CUP?
- Reusable & Zero Waste.
- Is affordable.
- Odourless and Rash-less.
- Super safe, flexible and no leaks.
- Can be worn up to 8 hours – Day & Night, and has shelf life of 5 years.
- BPA free, latex free, plastic free.
- Is safer than tampons.
- Can be worn with IUD
Jyoti Kumavat, Digital Marketing Officer