When I say the words “pad company” and “menstruation products,” the image of two men from Australia don’t necessarily come to mind. But for the all organic bamboo pad company, Bamboo Babe, this is the case. Founders, George and Karyn Harris, and co-founder, Anthony Dyer, created this company to make pads more comfortable for women and sustainable for the planet.
ABC Organic Gardener feature - Health and eco-benefits of choosing certified organic tampons and pads
A woman will use an average of around 12,000 pads and tampons over the course of her lifetime. So when it comes to what she puts in or near her body, personal health and safety is paramount.
There was a time when the word “period” had never been spoken on U.S. television. Courtney Cox changed all that with a Tampax commercial in 1985. Fast forward to 2020, and society has moved on a long way since then.
Get ready for a worldwide tour of brands producing vegan and eco-friendly feminine products!
This guide was developed as a peek into the histories and philosophies of brands at the forefront of femtech for period care and also as an exploration of the wide-ranging advocacy work all these companies pursue.
That. Time. Of. The. Month.
Five words that are just the worst. And despite the fact you're probably picturing all-consuming cravings and soul-sucking mood swings (soz), it’s time to get it together.