AtModibodi, the future of the planet is important to us. Our commitment to being more sustainable– and helping you do it too – is our number one priority. During January we’ve been highlightingactivists from around the worldwhoinspire us to do better,and learningabout theirexperiencescampaigning for a better planet.
Your menstrual cycle is not just about your period bleed. In fact, your period bleed is only a small part of the menstrual cycle. There are other cycle phases to be aware of. If you have a period, then on any given day you are in one phase or another of the menstrual cycle.
Still waiting for your first period? How late is too late? You want it because your friends have theirsand you feel like a bit of an outsider without it, but then part of you isn’t desperate for it because it sounds like a bit of a hassle. But how do you know what’s normal, or when to see a doctor?
We love supporting like minded people! Alice Forrest is a marine biologist and wildlife guide, with a passion for the natural world and the creatures who inhabit it. As a researcher but also a Divemaster & freediver, she’s a firm believer in the need to communicate the science as well as the intrinsic value of the ocean and what’s beneath the surface. Find out why she chooses to reuse with Modibodi.
New year, new sustainable you. We all know resolutions are hard to uphold, but when it's about changing the world, it's a promise worth keeping! This year, our commitments to being even more sustainable and helping you be sustainable too, is our number one priority.
December 3rdis International Day of People Living with Disability. It’s a day that recognizes and values disability and diversity. It is a day to learn from the experiences of people living with a disability and when the disabled community raises awareness of the issues that are important to them, as well as having control over the ways their stories are told.Inclusivity and celebrating diverse bodieshasalwaysbeen at the core ofModibodi'svisionand today we celebrate this community!
Ending Period Stigma. We've come a long way recently with things like more honesty in advertising, better products (like Modibodi!) and movements that open up conversations to the public. However, period stigma is still a huge issue across the globe, especially with some cultures still banishing those on their period from their community. Simran comes from an Indian background and has experienced culturally oppressive views on periods and has witness how menstruation has changed throughout the different generations.
MaiyshaMoinis a law student at Monash University, and a former organiser and MC for the Melbourne School Strike 4 Climate team.Her advocacy in other realms of activism including, but not limited to, women’s rights and social inequality.“This is us. Gen Z. TheZoomers. The generation who won’t be silent, or placated, but are actively solving the problems of today and tomorrow.”
Welcome to your period! Not sure what’s happening? Don’t worry, none of us did at first either. That’s why we have asked Demi to answer some of your most asked questions! Demi is our no-filter period educator, giving us and our customers honest and helpful advice on periods, mental health, puberty and everything that comes with entering teenhood!
We’re celebrating International Day of the Girl! Backin 2012 the United Nations acknowledged and marked this day as the first International Day of the Girl - it aims to highlight and address the needs and challenges girls face, while promoting girls’ empowerment and the fulfilment of their human rights. This year theme is “my voice, our equal future”.