Designer Bums Reusable Cloth Sanitary Pads provide the ultimate in comfort and support while offering a low-tox option for optimal feminine health. Our reusable cloth menstrual pads are a sustainable choice that prevents thousands of single-use disposable menstrual pads and tampons entering landfill and waterways and the benefit of cost-savings over time. These attractive and aesthetically pleasing cloth menstrual pads are topped with various layers of highly absorbent and luxurious GOTS certified organic cotton which is manufactured to OEKO-TEX Standard 100 to ensure the exclusion of harmful ingredients, meaning they are safe for your delicate skin and kind to the environment. Backed with our signature designer printed PUL which is water-resistant, breathable and washable. Light-weight and incredibly comfortable, our reusable cloth pads can be used for a range of purposes such as your period menstrual cycle, comfort liner, incontinence, perspiration, post-partum bleeding or maternity with 4 handy sizes to cater for all needs, absorbency and sizes.
Our comfortable and reliable cloth menstrual pads are the perfect companion for an eco-friendly period!
🌱 Single-use tampons and period pads end up in landfill and on average, one person in their lifetime will use approximately 12,000+
🌱 Reusable cloth pads avoid harmful chemicals found in single-use period pads and tampons and they are super comfortable and much easier to use than you think!
🌱 Single-use disposable sanitary pads take 500+ years to break down because they can contain up to 90% plastic!
To fit cloth sanitary pads, place in underpants with printed fabric side down and black organic cotton side up. Wrap wings around underwear and snap studs closed on one of the two settings.
- Liner / Light Flow Pad - 2 x Layers of organic cotton absorbency - Length 20cm.
- Medium Flow Pad - 3 x Layers of organic cotton absorbency - Length 29cm
- Heavy Flow 4 x Layers of organic cotton absorbency – Length 32cm
- Ultra Heavy Flow / Post Partum - 5 x Layers of organic cotton absorbency – Length 36cm
WASHING & CARE INSTRUCTIONS:
1. Pre-wash before first use with like colours to avoid colour run. After use hand-rinse pads in cold to warm water under the tap until the water is clear. Gently squeeze out excess water and dry-pail at the end of each day.
2. Main Cycle Every 2-3 days maximum on Heavy / Long cottons cycle at 40-60 degrees MAX with the full amount of detergent for your load size - Adding a pre-wash to this cycle is recommended. Recommended to be added to towels or cloth nappy washing loads. Do NOT soak in napisan, bleach or detergents or user softeners as this may damage the fabrics. Do not iron.
3. Drying: Smooth from the machine and lay flat to keep shape. Line dry outdoors is recommended with the organic cotton side facing towards sunshine or indoors on drying rack. Ensure pads are completely dry before storing away to avoid mould forming and allow 24-48 hours or longer in winter months. Allow for minor shrinking of natural organic fibres.
We recommend 3-6 cloth menstrual pads per day in a range of sizes to suit your period cycle length and flow. Shop our range of environmentally friendly, reusable cloth pads today!
*Pads are made from organic cotton layers, label may state ‘bamboo' in error.
Please choose carefully before purchase as we STRICTLY cannot accept returns on sanitary pad items for hygiene reasons.