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    11 Eco-Friendly Alternatives To Your Current Period Products

    Your period doesn't have to cost the earth.

    1. This menstrual cup is a good long-term investment if you’re sick of emergency tampon runs.

    2. These reusable sanitary towels have a waterproof outer layer, so you don’t have to worry about leaking!

    3. These reusable sea sponges are an all-natural alternative to using tampons.

    4. If you don’t want to try something reusable, you can still go for the organic option. These sanitary pads are biodegradable and entirely plastic free!

    5. And if you’re more of a tampon kinda gal, you can stick to something familiar with these tampons that are biodegradable and applicator free.

    6. And if you think you might leak while getting used to something new, these period pants will give you a bit of extra protection.

    7. These microwavable heating packs are made using 100% natural wheat and lavender, and will help to ease your period pain.

    8. You can try this hormone-balancing essential oil blend for a natural alternative to pain medication.

    9. Chamomile tea is the BEST for soothing your PMS symptoms, these tea bags are 100% biodegradable and come in plastic-free packaging.

    10. This vegan intimate wash with 100% natural tea tree oil will help to keep you fresh ~down there~.

    11. And finally, these intimate wipes are biodegradable and PH balanced – for staying fresh while on the go.