Period underwear: how to care for them?
A short while ago you felt in love with our period panties, but you still don't know how to take care of them? Here are our tips.
In addition to providing you comfort during this period, which is always a delicate one, the period panties help you avoid many inconveniences such as bad smells, unexpected leaks or, worse, health problems that can be very serious.
In short, the menstrual panties will save your life and here are just a few tips to maintain them on a daily basis.
How do I care of my period underwear?
Before using your period panties for the first time, it is recommended to wash them at 30°c. The reason? This will simply allow a better absorption of your flow afterwards.
On a daily basis, after using your period panties on the first day of your cycle, here are the steps to follow to clean them:
- First of all, wash the panties in cold water to remove the first part of the absorbed blood.
- Pre-wash the period panties by hand with soap.
- Then put your panties in the washing machine and choose to wash them at 30°c or 40°c. If you don't want to mix your panties with your other clothes, don't panic, you can always use a washing net.
- Finally, leave your panties to dry in the open air. It is not recommended to dry your panties with a dryer machine for the simple reason that this can weaken the fibers of the panties and therefore damage them more quickly.
Mistakes not to make with your period panties :
Taking care of your period panties also involves some mistakes to be avoided. DO NOT
- Use aggressive cleaning products such as bleach or white vinegar. It damages the fiber of the panties.
- Choose a washing temperature that is too high: opt for a wash between 30°c and 40°c.
- Dry your panties in the dryer machine.
- Use fabric softener. The reason? The use of unnatural products can damage the panties over time.