Period ads are out, REAL MENSTRUATING HUMANS are in

Tired of seeing those period commercials that show us how absorbent their tampons or pads are from a blue liquid representing our period blood? (they’re SO OFF if they think our vaginas are producing that color). Okay okay, in all seriousness, I don’t think I’ve ever been able to relate to a single one of those period commercials, have you? If I’m wearing a pad and doing yoga at the same time, there’s absolutely no way I’m going to feel fresh and comfortable, and I’m definitely not all smiles during my period week! If tampon and pad commercials were honest,...

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Period ads are out, REAL MENSTRUATING HUMANS are in
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New Video: The Power Within

Today we’re releasing our new video, a story we’re excited to share and the kind we would like to see more of, both on camera and in the real world. We’re really passionate about the products we make (like truly, madly, deeply kind of passionate) but products only get us so far. It’s the bigger picture stuff, the ideas behind the products, the stories we tell ourselves in our day to day that really makes the difference. Products don’t empower you. We believe you already have the power right there within but that access to informed choices, sharing big ideas...

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Sustainable Strength in Business

When it comes to business, sustainability and responsibility are uber important. Would you choose to support or run a company that dumps ridiculous amounts of waste into landfills, or creates harsh work environments for employees? Hell to the no. And we wouldn’t either!

How does sustainability and responsibility in business affect the world?

  • Counteracts environmental issues: we only have ONE...
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Providing Aide to Menstruating Girls In Need

It feels great to give back, right? As a savvy woman, with the world at her fingertips, it’s important to stay up to speed on what’s happening to girls across the globe who may not have it so easy. We’ve got to ban together for change!

Since the beginning of Lunette, our founder Heli has made charity work a big focus of our mission. Some of our first projects were with World Vision (2010) and Kate...

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A Period Product that Makes Education Possible

Can you imagine being discriminated against, even experiencing violence, simply because you're on your period? Sadly, this is still happening in many different parts of the world: women and girls faced with adversity related to their menstrual hygiene.

Picture yourself having to deal with this:

- Missing school or work each month because you're on your period. Even being forced to sit still at...

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How to clean your Lunette cup in a public restroom – like a boss

Public restrooms – some are nice and clean, others…not so much. But in the unavoidable situation, when you gotta go, you gotta go! If being on your period didn’t already change your V plans for the week, dumping your menstrual fluid in a public restroom sounds just as terrifying as cleaning it. (Come on, we know you’re thinking it). What do you do when you absolutely haveto empty your cup but...

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Menstrual Cup Rap Video: Lunette Cup (Oh No I'm getting My Period)

Team Lunette has just released the music video for the song “Oh No I’m getting My Period,” aiming to destigmatize menstruation and put periods in a positive light!

The video, which features Lunette menstrual cups throughout, stars popular New York City rapper Princess Superstar, who openly weaves the traditionally taboo subject matter into the song’s progressive lyrics.

“We are thrilled to be...

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Menstrual Cup Rap Video: Lunette Cup (Oh No I'm getting My Period)
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Zero Waste Beauty Routine

Lauren Singer has been living without trash for over three years. At the same time she also decided to make her own cosmetics. Sounds difficult? Well it's not! Let Lauren explain better.

Living without making trash probably means I don’t have access to beauty products, right?

Wrong.

Since adopting a Zero Waste lifestyle three years ago, I have transitioned away from all store bought products,...

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Red Carpet, Meet Lunette

From actor Jamie Foxx to model Joy Corrigan, celebrities at the Emmy's were thrilled to hang out with us at Kari Feinstein's Style Lounge for the Emmy's this past week.

One of our main goals for sponsoring this event was to bring period talk to the mainstream. And talk about periods we did! We chatted with celebs like Shanola Hampton, Betty Who, Justin Baldwin, Trinitee Stokes, and Adina Porter...

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Meet Heli Kurjanen - Lunette Menstrual Cup Founder and All Around Badass

One of the biggest goals that Lunette founder, Heli Kurjanen, has is to bring the menstruation conversation to the mainstream. What better way to do this than by sponsoring an Emmy event? She glammed it up on the red carpet as she talked to celebs like Jamie Foxx, Justin Baldwin, and Emily Baldoni about menstrual cups and how they are changing the period game. One celebrity even announced, “I’m...

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Period Yoga Helps with Period Pain

Historically, yoga was an oral tradition deeply rooted in religion and focused on spiritual growth and control over the mind and emotions. Over the thousands of years of practice across the globe, yoga has evolved from its original roots and developed into a wide array of philosophies, exemplifying the need and desire for a more modern approach that meets the demands of Western life. While the...

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7 Yoga Poses to Help Ease Menstrual Pain

There are some people who rock their Lululemon’s and actually go to yoga. And there are other people who are sporting yoga pants and laying in savasana...in their bed while they watch Netflix. Hey, no judgment. But if you’ve been thinking about doing yoga and lacking the motivation to actually roll out your mat at home or head to a class, you might be interested in this: yoga can actually help...

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7 Yoga Poses to Help Ease Menstrual Pain
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