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NOT ALL PERIOD PRODUCTS ARE CREATED EQUAL

Considering the switch from tampons? Period innovation is here to give you freedom.

TRY FLEX
Why Flex®?

Flex products collect fluid instead of absorbing like pads or tampons, reducing bacteria growth and risk of TSS. They hold as much as 3 super tampons.

Flex Disc sits somewhere different

Period freedom is here

Unlike other period products that sit in the vaginal canal, Flex Disc sits in the vaginal fornix. Plus, Flex Disc collects fluid rather than absorbing it like a tampon.

Up to 12-hour wear during sleep, exercise, swimming, and more

Mess-free period sexTM due to the unique positioning

Reduces cramps in up to 60% of users

Reduces dryness and irritation in up to 80% of users

Not linked to TSS

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“Flex was designed to solve many of the problems caused by traditional menstrual products. It doesn't change the vaginal flora reducing the risk of infections and has not been linked to toxic shock syndrome."

Dr. Jane Van Dis, MD

Certified OB/GYN

HOW IT WORKS

A helpful guide to Flex Disc insertion, wear & removal.

How it works step PINCH

PINCH

Flex Disc may look big but it’s actually smaller than a tampon when inserted. Start by washing your hands and pinch it in half.

How it works step INSERT

INSERT

Use a clean finger to push the disc back and down toward the cervix, then tuck it up and behind the pubic bone.

How it works step WEAR

WEAR

Once the disc is in place, you should be comfortable and unable to feel it. You can wear it safely for up to 12 hours.

How it works step REMOVE

REMOVE

To remove, hook a clean finger under the rim of the disc and pull straight out. Keep it parallel to the floor to avoid spillage.

How it works step DISPOSE

DISPOSE

Pour the liquid into the toilet, and wrap the disc in toilet paper (or a Flex Removal Pouch) before tossing it in the trash.

How Flex Disc stacks up

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12-hour wear
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Holds equivalent of 3 super tampons
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Mess-free period sex™
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Not linked to TSS
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60% less waste than pads and tampons
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24/7 support
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Flex Disc FAQs

How do I insert Flex Disc?

Finding a position that works for your body is essential for proper disc insertion. Some users stand with a leg propped up, some sit on a toilet with their feet propped up on a stand, some squat all the way toward the floor.

Once in position, pinch the disc and push it back into your vaginal canal as if it’s pointed to the floor. When you can no longer pinch it, use your thumb or index finger to push it back even further, so it's propped up behind the pubic bone. Then, you're set! Some people will do squats or kegels to make sure it's settled into place.


Does Flex Disc really work during sex?

Yep! Because Flex Disc sits the vaginal fornix and leaves the vaginal canal unobstructed, sex is still on the table all month long. As long as the disc is inserted properly, neither you nor your partner should be able to feel it.

However, if your partner (or toy!) is particularly large, there may be some contact with the disc. This shouldn't cause any discomfort and the disc should stay in place.


Will it leak while going to the bathroom?

It might. When you go to the bathroom, the muscles relax and this can cause the disc to shift. If it empties a little, that's totally normal and nothing to worry about. Simply push the disc back into place with a clean finger when you're done. Users with heavy flows can also use this to their advantage to empty the disc mid-wear.


“If you want a cup that’s as easy as pulling out a tampon string: Flex Cup”

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Why you'll love Flex cup

Velvety-soft feel

Designed with your comfort in mind.

Body-safe materials

Made from 100% medical-grade silicone.

Patented pull-tab

Beginner-friendly. Disability-friendly. Removes like a tampon.

100% reusable

Great for your wallet. Even better for the planet.

3 ways to insert Flex Cup
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3 ways to insert Flex Cup

There are many ways to insert Flex Cup. Here are three of the most common insertion techniques you can take for a spin.

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The Punchdown [AKA Tulip] Fold:

Place a finger on the top rim of the cup and press it down into the center of the cup to form a triangle.

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The C [AKA U] Fold:

Press the sides of the cup together and fold them in half forming a tight C or U shape.

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The 7 Fold:

Fold your cup in half so the lips touch (just like the C fold), then pull down one corner so the lips of the cup form a “7” shape.

How Flex Cup stacks up

Flex CupOther Cups
Patented pull-tab that removes like a tampon
Adjustable stem length
Breaks the seal for easy removal
Anti-stain design
Perfect fit guarantee
Made in the USA
Flex Cup FAQs

Why choose Flex Cup?

Flex Cup is the most comfortable and easiest to use cup on the market making it the #1 cup for beginners. Not only is it sustainable and safe to wear for up to 12 hours but users can feel confident in removing the cup. Flex Cup's unique pull-tab makes removal easier than other cups and is also mess-free!


Is it ok to wear Flex Cup with an IUD?

There is a small risk of any internally worn menstrual product getting caught on your IUD - including tampons, menstrual discs, and cups. If you use an IUD, you should be informed about your particular IUDs benefits and risks and consult with your physician.


I have a heavy flow. Will Flex Cup work for me?

Flex Cup is a great option for users with heavy flows. The Slim Fit holds the equivalent of 2 super tampons, while the Full Fit holds the same 3 super tampons’ worth of period blood. The cup's unique pull-tab also makes it easy to remove, empty, and reinsert on the heaviest of days. The majority of our customers have heavy flows - including those with endometriosis and PCOS who swear by Flex Cup!


How does a menstrual cup work?

A menstrual cup sits in the vaginal canal to collect menses, rather than absorbing it. It’s reusable, so one cup replaces your current products for the heaviest to the lightest days of your flow. Since it doesn’t absorb fluid, it leaves your natural lubrication in place, making it much more comfortable to wear. It can be worn for up to 12 hours, is hypoallergenic and does not affect the natural pH of your vagina. The cup is folded to insert, and it opens up inside of you. It creates a seal with the vaginal walls to prevent leaks.