Reusable Pads | Cloth Pads
The Eco Woman Reusable Pads
The Eco Woman reusable sanitary napkins are comfortable, soft, breathable and with a waterproof PUL layer. It is a sustainable and eco-friendly option to disposable pads, being 100% hypoallergenic.
Cotton sanitary pads are the perfect alternative for people who are sensitive to synthetic products, infections or allergies, as well as being an ideal alternative for girls, since the use is very similar to that of conventional sanitary pads. Therefore, they are an ideal option to have a healthy and sustainable menstruation, respecting the planet and the skin.
And it does not stop there, reusable pads are free of toxic products so you can forget about itching and infections. As they are soft, they are not noticeable and you won't have chafing or bad odors.
The Eco Woman's cloth pads are made of organic material such cotton, as well as a layer of waterproof fabric (PUL).
Thus, it is the ideal option to have a healthy and sustainable menstruation, respecting both the planet and the skin.
And not content with all this, in addition, reusable pads are free of toxins so you can forget about itching and infections. As they are soft, they are not noticeable and you won't have any chafing or unpleasant odors.
Also, thanks to the PUL coating, they are leak-proof, so... Forget about staining! And not only that, you'll also save a lot of money because you can reuse them for 5 years and you won't be generating so much waste with menstruation.
How to use and what to know about our reusable pads
Using The Eco Woman's cloth sanitary pads is very easy. As easy as taking the pad and placing it on your underwear with the pattern facing up, then closing it with the button. When it's time to change, you can rinse it in the tap or leave it to soak in a basin, always with cold water. And if you are away from home, you can store it in the waterproof bag that comes free with all the packs and/or you can buy it separately.
The Eco Woman sanitary napkins are made of 100% non-toxic, eco-friendly cotton fabric. They are totally hypoallergenic. The inner part of the pads is made with superabsorbent textile fabrics. The layer that comes in contact with the skin is made of cotton fabric, perfect for sensitive skin, as it is 100% hypoallergenic.
It keeps you fresh and at the same time neutralizes odors. Then it has two layers of cotton microfiber that are super absorbent, in fact they are up to 3 times more absorbent than a conventional pad.
Finally, the bottom is a waterproof and breathable 100% PUL synthetic fabric, to prevent leakage even during heavy flow days.
All elements of the EcoPads (buttons, fabrics, etc.) are OEKO-TEX Standard 100 certified, which verifies that there are no harmful substances in textiles or in the manufacturing stages of a product.
On the other hand, our products are certified by the Global Recycled Standard (GRS), which guarantees that they are composed of at least 20% recycled material.
How long do washable sanitary napkins last?
Depending on how often they are used and how well they are cared for and washed, The Eco Woman washable sanitary napkins can last between 3 and 5 years.
What are the advantages or benefits of eco-friendly cloth sanitary pads?
Do eco-friendly cloth sanitary napkins smell?
No odor. They have no perfumes or chemicals. Toxic substances are the ones that cause strong odors when in contact with menstrual blood.
Do reusable pads irritate?
No irritation. With reusable pads you will not feel itching, they do not cause skin irritation, unlike disposable pads.
Do washable pads have glue?
No glue. They have resistant clips, to be able to adjust the washable sanitary towels to the underwear. This avoids glues and chemical adhesives.
Are cloth sanitary napkins toxic?
Non-toxic. They are also hypoallergenic. This favors people with hypersensitivity and allergies, protecting against irritations, allergies, urine infections, candidiasis and bad odor.
Are reusable pads waterproof?
Waterproof and breathable. Thanks to this, they are much more comfortable than disposable pads and avoid vaginal pH alterations.
Are cloth pads cost-effective?
Cost-effective. Cloth pads can be reused for 5 years so, despite having to make a small initial investment, you will save a lot of money on disposable products and trips to the supermarket in the medium and long term.
Are reusable cloth pads durable?
Durable. By reusing them for about 5 years you can forget about buying monthly menstrual products.
Are washable pads comfortable?
Comfortable, soft and ergonomic. Washable pads are not only suitable for menstruation, but can also be used for excess flow, small urine or discharge losses and postpartum bleeding.
Are cotton sanitary pads environmentally friendly?
Environmentally friendly. With each eco-friendly cotton pad you save more than 200 disposable pads in the ocean.
What is special about cloth pads?
Connection with yourself. You will experience your period in a natural, healthy and positive way. Reconnect with yourself and your menstrual cycles.
How to wash cloth sanitary napkins?
They can be washed by hand or in a washing machine, always with cold water (maximum 104°F). They should then be dried in the sun or natural light, but should never be dried in the dryer or other heat sources, such as a radiator, as this may affect their absorption capacity. In addition, bleach and chemical whiteners should not be used.
Are reusable pads comfortable and hygienic?
Of course they are! The Eco Woman's eco-friendly reusable cloth sanitary napkins are much more comfortable than disposable ones thanks to their softness and the fact that they are made without plastics. And like any other garment, when washed, they are clean and free of residue for reuse. Besides... A conventional sanitary napkin has as much plastic as 4 bags!
Will I stain when I use reusable pads?
No! The PUL (polyurethane laminate), the outer layer of the reusable pad, is both waterproof and breathable. This way you protect yourself from blood transferring to your clothes while your private parts perspire.
Will cloth pads absorb enough?
Cloth pads are very absorbent, more so than disposable pads, so you can wear them longer before changing them.
How long can I wear washable pads?
It will always depend on the flow of bleeding, however, we recommend changing them every 4-8 hours. There will always be people who can wear them for more or less time, it is a guideline.
How many cloth pads will you need?
The number will change depending on the level of bleeding, frequency of washing, combined use with other menstrual products, etc.
You can calculate in relation to the disposable pads you use during your period, knowing that cloth pads absorb more and will last longer.