Ever wondered what goes on down below? Don't worry, Kotex® is here to guide you on everything you need to know from your first period to caring for a healthy V-zone
During puberty, as you move from a child to an adult, your body will start to go through many physical changes.
How To Insert Tampons
Before and after inserting a tampon, always make sure your hands are super clean.
More Info On Liners
Liners are similar to pads; they’re thinner and much smaller, designed for days when you don’t need much absorbency.
What To Expect From Your First Period
You can get your period when you are as young as 8 or as old as 16. Most girls get their first period around the ages of 12 or 13
Missed Periods when you're not expecting
We all dread that missed periods turn into morning sickness and weird cravings - but take a chill pill, there are other reasons...
How To Use Liners
Just like pads, liners are worn inside your undies and have an adhesive strip on the bottom to keep them in place.
More Info On Pads
Pads are made of absorbent material and are designed to soak up the menstrual fluid.
Your First Period
One of the biggest steps you will take in your amazing journey from girl to woman is the first time you get your period.
The most common period symptom is the pain in your abdomen, back or thighs that is caused by menstrual cramps.
Late Menstrual Cycle
Waiting for your first period can be a stressful time for some girls – it helps to be prepared with all the relevant facts.
Irregular periods are actually pretty common; in fact about 1 in 3 of all girls get irregular periods at some time.
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You may experience a dull ache right below the stomach and around the lower back just before, or during, your period.
Period When Pregnant
If you are sexually active, and feel there may be a chance that the missed period is related to unprotected sex it's time to get a home pregnancy test.
Preparing For Your First Period
If you don't want to be caught unawares by your first period it's best to have a few things on hand