Category Archives: Menstruation

5 ways to reduce period pain in an instant

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In my teens and early twenties, I always felt like having my period was this massive burden and secret. Fumbling through my bag for a tampon, stuffing it in my pocket, and racing towards the bathroom before anyone noticed. Embracing the horror of having to ask a friend for a sanitary item. Or even worse, […]

What are period panties?

Much to many people’s disbelief, there are more products available than just pads and tampons able to assist women with their periods. Disposable, environmentally-damaging products have dominated the market, making many think that these were the only options out there – but there are some seriously sustainable (and clever) period products that we’d like to […]

Get prepped for going #BackToSchool with RED by Modibodi period-proof underwear

With the school season fast approaching, parents are getting prepped for that back-to-school rush. Loading up backpacks, buying school shoes and getting ready for the 9-to-5 routine are all on the to-do list for mums and dads in January – but we have one item that simply can’t be missed off the packing list. Parents […]

Postpartum pelvic floors and prepping for the return of periods

Any new mum will tell you that having a baby has the ability to change your body quite dramatically. While it’s easy to spot the external changes (like your belly stretching out and your feet swelling up), internal changes can be a little trickier to track – with many mums ignoring their postpartum pelvic floor. […]

Are you on track to spend $16,000 on pads and tampons?

Disposable period products are not only destroying our planet, they’re gobbling up our income too. Even with the recently banished tampon tax, purchasing disposable sanitary products is eating up way too much of our hard earned cash. $16,000 worth, to be super specific. That’s a heck of a lot of dollarydoos on pieces of compressed […]

How to get blood out of your period pants

Ever had a period-based incident in your knickers? When your flow runs a little more intensely than you thought and you bleed through your undies? If so, then you’ll have dealt with the irritating issue of trying to get period blood out of your underwear. While most will give up and just chuck the undies […]

This is the real environmental damage caused by disposable period products

When it comes to periods, we are far too busy getting frapped off with our own usually-immensely-ill-timed bleeding to focus on anything other than just getting through the week without ripping someone’s head off or bleeding through our jeans. That’s why when we found out the impact our tampons and pads have on the environment, […]

It’s. Not. Just. Your. Hormones. by Lucy Peach

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This week is Mental Health Week and I have 5 words I’d like to share – It’s. Not. Just. Your. Hormones. How many times have you heard this? How many times have you sucked the air to the back of your top teeth and said it to yourself? “Oh, it’s probably just my hormones…” We […]

Debunking Myths About Swimming On Your Period

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With Modibodi swimwear, there’s no need to miss out on going to the beach or relaxing poolside. Don’t worry, this isn’t going to be a post dedicated to how powerful and protective our swimwear is against spotting, light bladder leaks and light periods – those posts will come later, this post is dedicated to busting […]

Tackling Gender Inequality Is Everyone’s Business. Period.

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This blog written by Sarah Ireland deserves a special introduction because it discusses the difficulty some people have when it comes to accessing menstrual products. This is a criticism our products have received and it’s something we’re working very hard to change. Reading Sarah Ireland’s blog reminded us how important it is to make products […]