Meluna Small Menstrual Cup – Update !!!

Hey everyone 🙂

Last time I talked about menstrual cups I told you that I bought a new one that I had not tested yet. Two months down the road and I have an update for you. *Specific language is being used in this article*

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My green Meluna is a small, regular stiffness cup. Since I had been using a Meluna Soft before I thought the regular stiffness would do as well. Having two cups seemed like a perk to me. Now I could carry one in my purse and one could stay at home.

I had some troubles getting my Meluna Soft to pop open once inside me, but it never leaked on me. Because I am a little tight down there, it just doesn’t open so easy. I read that stiffer cup would open easier. Unfortunately, for me it didn’t do that. The first month I tried the stiffer cup, I had troubles getting it to go in and also to get it to pop open. I had leaks and I felt pretty sore the week after I had my period. I had tried every trick in the book, but no luck.

This month I tried it again and I had the same problem. I switched back to my soft cup.

I’ll try my normal Meluna again in a week or two, just dry run it, until I can get it pop and glide in like it should. 😀 I won’t give up ^^

How do you troubleshoot your cup problems ?

Be Happy !!!



10 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. lulu
    Feb 24, 2015 @ 20:44:36

    I have a soft cup, and a classic meluna, both leak, so I bought a sport one, i work out a lot, so maybe that is my problem…. it hasn’t arrived yet, so I hope my problem gets solved with that.

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  2. OrganicCloud
    Feb 28, 2015 @ 05:40:43

    I have the same problem with the small classic Meluna! My period is coming up and I’m going to give it another try. If it doesn’t work, I assume it’s probably too soft for our strong pelvic muscles. *sigh…

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  3. OrganicCloud
    Mar 12, 2015 @ 03:19:10

    Any luck yet!?

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    • Bunnywunnie8
      Mar 12, 2015 @ 07:43:33

      I’ll know in a week or two :p I’ll keep you update 🙂

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    • Bunnywunnie8
      Mar 23, 2015 @ 16:30:15

      OMG Thank you for the wonderful advice on how to fold my cup ^^ !!! It works like a charm. I got my period last night and I haven’t had any leaks since with my normal meluna !!! I’ll can’t wait to try it with my soft one next month.



      • OrganicCloud
        Mar 23, 2015 @ 17:48:20

        REALLY!!???? Ooohhhh I’m so happy! You totally just made my day! I was seriously waiting for you to get your period so I could find out how everything would work out. Haha! I just bought a large soft Meluna and a Si-Bell because I’m officially obsessed with soft cups!

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      • Bunnywunnie8
        Mar 23, 2015 @ 21:12:51

        Yeah really, it’s fantastic ! I’m never folding my cup in a different way no more. I’m planning a little piece about it (after my period is done) and I’m just linking your piece to it. I hope it’s an eye opener for a lot of ladies ^^

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      • OrganicCloud
        Mar 23, 2015 @ 23:29:02

        Aw, you are too kind! I really hope it’s an eye opener too! I don’t think that enough people talk about using the half diamond fold with softer menstrual cups. I’m happy that you are going to write about it because it’s much needed!

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