Being on your period sucks. That’s a fact that all women agree with. In addition to the bleeding, cramps, irritability, bloating, and more, you also have to deal with mood swings and the like. To help make your period easier, here are 14 period essentials for women:

1. Lena Menstrual Cup
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Lena’s Menstrual Cup is a reusable menstrual cup that collects your monthly blood flow. Inserted like a tampon, this menstrual cup offers complete protection and an odorless, sensation-free period. It is ideal for menstruating users of all ages and can be worn for up to 12 hours. With over 7,089 reviews, this is the best menstrual cup on the market.

2. DivaCup Menstrual Cup
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DivaCup’s Menstrual Cup is currently 36% off. This menstrual cup provides secure, comfortable, and leak-free protection for up to 12 hours. It is ideal for menstruating users between the ages of 19 and 30 who have medium menstrual flow. With over 5,295 reviews, this menstrual cup works as a great alternative to pads and tampons.

3. Pixie Cup Menstrual Cup Sterilizer
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Pixie Cup’s Menstrual Cup Sterilizer is a steamer that kills 99.9% of harmful bacteria and germs in your menstrual cups without ever using chemicals. It sterilizes your menstrual cup in just 3 minutes and comes with an automatic shut-off feature for speed and safety. It is easy to use, compact, lightweight, and a great way to keep your menstrual cups clean.

4. DivaCup DivaWash
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DivaCup’s DivaWash is a 100% plant-based menstrual cup cleanser with a naturally pH-balanced, gentle, and fragrance-free formula that is ideal for sensitive skin. Made only with 100% plant-based ingredients, this menstrual cup cleanser is ideal for all skin types and can even be used as a daily facial cleanser and shower gel. Its concentrated formula helps reduce your eco-footprint, making it perfect for the environmentally-conscious.

5. Poise Pads
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Poise’s Pads are currently 45% off with an additional $3 off on your first subscribe and save order. These pads offer 3-in-1 dryness, comfort, and odor control, offering superior menstrual and incontinence protection for women. It features a ContourFIT Design which ensures that the pad softly curves in the middle to fit your curves better. These pads come in 2 variants: Long Length and Regular Length.

6. Rael Organic Cotton Menstrual Pads
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Rael’s Organic Cotton Menstrual Pads come in 4 variants: Large, Overnight, Petite, and Regular. These pads are organic, natural, and healthy. They feature a thoughtfully-designed Leak Locker top core and Leak Blocker side panels that prevent overflowing to help you feel fresh and secure all day and night long. They are made with hypoallergenic breathable sheets that alleviate unpleasant odors and irritation, all while providing the highest levels of period protection.

7. wegreeco Bamboo Reusable Sanitary Pads
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wegreeco's Bamboo Reusable Sanitary Pads are reusable sanitary pads made with a waterproof outer layer of cloth sanitary napkin and a softer, bamboo inner layer. These cloth menstrual pads feature a stay-dry surface and a microfiber middle layer that is super absorbent. In addition to soaking up liquid, these reusable sanitary pads also neutralize smells. They are ideal for eco-conscious women.

8. Summer’s Eve Cleansing Cloths
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Summer’s Eve’s Cleansing Cloths are currently 33% off with an additional 15% off on your first subscribe and save order. These cleansing cloths offer 5 fresh benefits: gently cleanses and freshens, removes odor-causing bacteria, pH-balanced, free from dyes and parabens, and clinically-tested safe scents. They are specially formulated for your external vaginal area and designed to help you stay and feel fresh and clean all day long.

9. Cora Body Cloths
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Cora’s Body Cloths are 100% bamboo body cloths infused with coconut oil, lavender essential oil, aloe vera, chamomile water, and red raspberry leaf. These biodegradable bamboo cloths are healthy, pH-balanced, super soft, cleansing, and moisturizing. Its proprietary blend of essential oils has natural cleansing properties while its plant-based moisturizers prevent itching and dryness.

10. Vagisil Anti-Itch Medicated Wipes
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Vagisil’s Anti-Itch Medicated Wipes are currently 42% off. These medicated feminine wipes provide instant relief from intense itch with triple-action itch relief. They wipe away intense itch on contact and are the #1 vaginal wipes for vaginal itch and odor associated with working out, light urine leakage, and period. It also features patented odor block technology which helps block odor.

11. Cora Organic Tampons
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Cora’s Organic Tampons are made with healthy, comfortable, highly-absorbents, biodegradable organic cotton and are 100% pesticide-free, bleach-free, fragrance-free, toxin-free, and rayon-free. They come in a BPA-free fully recyclable plastic applicator that features easy insertion with a soft tip. These tampons are perfect for eco-conscious women looking to reduce their eco-footprint.

12. Midol Complete
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Midol’s Complete is currently 29% off. This product provides long-lasting PMS relief as well as relief from all kinds of menstrual period symptoms including cramps, muscle aches, headaches, bloating, water weight gain, backache, fatigue, and more. It contains an extra-strength formula that contains acetaminophen, which is a pain reliever, caffeine, and an antihistmine to fight fatigue and bloating.

13. Pamprin Menstrual Pain Relief
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Pamprin’s Menstrual Pain Relief provides aspirin and caffeine-free relief from common menstrual symptoms like cramps, headaches, backaches, irritability, bloating, and water weight gain. It features 3 active ingredients that alleviate multiple symptoms of PMS and menstrual pain.

14. CrampCareH PMS/Menstrual Cramps Relief Heat Patch
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CrampCareH’s PMS/Menstrual Cramps Relief Heat Patch is currently 30% off. This heat patch generates warm heat which, in turn, effectively relieves period pain by reducing pain-causing substances. It features patented side wings that cover a wider area of your lower abdomen. It can be attached on underwear and discreetly hidden under clothes, providing pain relief everywhere you go.