Looking for information about your first few periods after childbirth? Pregnant and concerned about wearing postpartum pads or tampons after childbirth? Pregnancy affects the menstrual cycle of all women and the type of protection needed.

Find lots of information about pregnancy and your first periods after childbirth below!

Childbirth: Feminine hygiene protection

All women have bleeding - similar to menstruation - that last about a week after childbirth. These first periods after childbirth are often abundant. In order to prevent leaks and ensure good protection, we recommend a product specifically designed for after childbirth: the MaxiMom† pad. This Maxi pad with Comfort Tabs† is specially created for moms who have just given birth. Its asymmetrical design with a larger extremity can be worn both ways depending on your needs.