FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What is the FemmyCycle menstrual cup?
Our innovative, next generation menstrual cup offers leak-free protection, coupled with comfort, peace of mind, and a fit tailored to every body. Designed by a women’s health doctor, FemmyCycle’s unique patented design features a no-spill foldable rim, an easy removal ring, and three sizes based on your cervix height.
Our products are made with health and sustainability in mind. Our cup is made from 100% soft medical-grade silicone that is chemical, dye, and BPA-free. The FemmyCycle menstrual cup is an eco-friendly alternative to other menstrual products, reusable for up to two years, and made in the USA.
Ok, that sounds amazing but how different is the FemmyCycle menstrual cup from other menstrual cups?
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By wrapping customization, flexibility, comfort, ingenuity, and education into one powerhouse package, our products allow any menstruator to be Limitless. Period. FemmyCycle’s patented, award-winning design provides superior comfort and a custom fit cup that allows you to “go with your flow.”
People are most often turned off by menstrual cups because they fear discomfort and leaks. FemmyCycle menstrual cups sit lower in the vaginal canal than other menstrual cups for improved comfort. FemmyCycle cups come in three sizes based on cervix height, providing you with multiple options to find the perfect fit.
But will I feel the FemmyCycle menstrual cup while using it?
We’ve designed the FemmyCycle menstrual cup with the softest medical grade silicone. Once inserted, you should barely know your FemmyCycle is there. Our unique design allows the cup to mold to you and we’ve moved the rim to the inside of the cup to ensure maximum comfort. Your cup should feel as discreet as a tampon. In the unlikely situation that you feel discomfort, our guide can help you easily troubleshoot your problem.
My life is super busy. Will FemmyCycle deliver on protection?
Say goodbye to the days of forgetting period care products at home and having to pawn a pad off of a trusted colleague. The FemmyCycle cup offers up to 12 hours of protection, easily replacing a handful of disposable cotton products per day. Whether day or night, our cups are designed to keep you worry-free. From sleeping with ease to performing vigorous activities like running or swimming, the goal is to be Limitless. Period.
How much blood does the FemmyCycle menstrual cup hold?
FemmyCycle is available in three sizes to accommodate and contour to all body types. The Regular and Low-Cervix models each hold up to 30 mL of blood, and the Small size holds up to 17.5 mL. For reference, the average menstrual flow for an entire period is about 30-45 mL or 5 mL every 12 hours. Learn more here.
Is there a learning curve with the FemmyCycle menstrual cup?
Well sure, like anything new, there will likely be a small learning curve… but you got this! Because of the unique shape of FemmyCycle products, it’s possible that you may need 1-2 cycles to find the most comfortable position for your cup. But, we’ve got lots of great tips to help you find your way.