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    Sep. 18, 2019

    19 Products That Will Make Your Period Suck Less

    The best products for your worst days.

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    1. A pack of period underwear that will save your sheets and pants from a bloody death.

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    These aren't totally leakproof, so you'll still want to pair them with a pad, tampon, or menstrual cup.

    Price: $24.99+ (available in seven sizes).

    2. A reusable menstrual cup that you can wear for up to 12 hours (depending on how heavy your flow is) and will save you hundreds on tampons and pads.

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    Many users claim that it has reduced their period cramps significantly, too!

    Price: $17.95+ (available in two sizes and 13 colours as well as packs of two).

    3. A huge pillow that'll hug your entire body and is much more effective than building a makeshift fort out of all your bedding.

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    Don't be thrown off by the title "pregnancy pillow" — it can help relieve heartburn, gastric reflux, congestion, and even carpal tunnel syndrome. It also eliminates tossing and turning, if you're having a hard time sleeping off your cramps.

    Price: $80.49+ (available in six colours and four sizes).

    4. An acupressure mat and pillow set that can help fix some of the worst period side effects, like muscle tension, headaches, and stress.

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    Acupressure also releases endorphins, so you'll be more relaxed and less moody.

    Price: $50+ (available in seven colours).

    5. A pack of menstrual discs for mess-free period sex. They may not be the sexiest things in the world, but if you don't want to risk staining your sheets, they're definitely worth the investment.

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    Also, they can take the place of pads or tampons and can be worn for up to 12 hours straight.

    Price: $14.99 for a pack of 14 discs.

    6. An essential oil blend that will keep you relaxed and make your room smell amazing, too.

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    This formula is made with lavender, clary sage, ylang ylang, copaiba, palmarosa, cedarwood, fennel, bergamot, carrot seed, chamomile, geranium, ginger, and patchouli.

    Price: $16.94.

    7. A massive blanket sweatshirt for those days when you just DGAF about your look.

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    This one's lined with plush, fluffy sherpa material and is basically a blanket with arms and hood.

    Price: $59.99 (available in seven colours).

    8. A bottle of trusty laundry stain-remover will help get blood out of your sheets, underwear, or jeans.

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    Price: $5.99.

    9. A convenient pouch to store all your tampons and pads in so that they don't end up all over the bottom of your bag.

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    This one is divided into three sections so you can separate your products.

    Price: $10.99 (available in four colours).

    10. A stylish piece of smart jewelry that will keep track of your fertile days, ovulation, period, and contraception intake.

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    Aside from looking pretty cute, it also works as a tracking system for your health, following everything from your menstrual cycle to your stress levels to the quality of your sleep. It wirelessly syncs with an app so that you can follow your progress on your phone.

    PS: It comes with necklace and bracelet attachments, so you can wear it as a necklace, bracelet or clip.

    Price: $143.63 (available in six colours). Includes battery, and battery replacement tool.

    11. A bottle of extra-strength Midol, the holy grail of all PMS products. It’ll help at least a little when your cramps start acting up, or your bloating feels out of control.

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    Price: $8.99.

    12. The period-themed expansion pack for Cards Against Humanity because sometimes you need to laugh through the pain.

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    The cards are even wrapped in a pad, so you know they really committed.

    Price: $9.50.

    13. A microwavable heating pack that will relieve any aches and pains Aunt Flow has bestowed upon you.

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    It's also slightly weighted, so it applies a bit of comforting pressure, too.

    Price: $24.99.

    14. A super-cleansing face mask that'll save your skin if it freaks out during your cycle.

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    This one has over 2,000 5-star reviews on Amazon!

    Price: $11.69.

    15. A fluffy bath pillow that’ll make soaking away your cramps a bit more comfortable.

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    This one suctions right to your tub and has a two-panel design that cradles around your head, neck, shoulders and back.

    Price: $26.98+ (available in white and blue).

    16. A bottle of sensitive feminine wash that'll soothe and moisturize your skin.

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    This one is soap-free, has no harsh detergents, and is hypoallergenic.

    Price: $5.98 (available in four formulas).

    17. An ice roller to help you chill out. It also works magic on migraines and headaches.

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    It can also eliminate redness and de-puff your under-eyes.

    Price: 21.99.

    18. A pack of natural feminine wipes that you can throw in your bag for quick clean ups.

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    These ones are super-soft, unbleached, and won't mess with your natural pH balance.

    Price: $3.97 for 30 wipes.

    19. And finally, an adorable stuffed uterus that you can punch when your period gets to be too much.

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    Price: $39.99.

    Cheers to feeling less like this:

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