Menstrual Cups

Folding Cups

There’s a couple of cups that are obviously influenced by the Lily Compact folding design (Lily was the first cup to feature a foldable/collapsing design). And as usual, there are now some branded cups that appear to be rebrandings of these AliExpress cups:

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Found on AliExpress | Found on Alibaba

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Vijay Cup |Feminesse

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Ella Cup

September 15, 2015 Posted by | news, The Cups | , , , , | 1 Comment

Lily Cup

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http://www.intimina.com/en/lily_cup_pd.php

Country of origin: Sweden
Composition: Silicone
Sizes:  “A” (Small) and “B” (Large)
Dimensions:
A = 40mm diameter, 77.7mm long with stem, 65.7 long without. 12mm stem.
B = 43.5mm diameter, 77.7mm long with stem, 65.7 long without. 12mm stem.
Compact A = 42mm diameter, 58mm length with stem, 47.5 long without.  10.5mm stem.
Compact B = 45mm diameter, 58mm length. 10.5mm stem.
Capacity:
Lily Cup A = 25ml to rim (no airholes)
Lily Cup B = 28ml to rim (no airholes)
Compact A = 15ml to airholes, 20mls to rim (4 airholes)
Compact B = 19ml to airholes, 25mls to rim (4 airholes)
Stem:  Hollow Tube
Measuring Lines: No
Cost (RRP):  A$39.95
Been around since: 2012?
Unique Design?: Yes (This cup design appears to have been created by this brand and has not been seen used by other brands)
Other Details: Claims to be the only cup that can fold as thin as a tampon for insertion, and has a spine to help insertion.  Has an anti-leak edge around the inside rim of the cup.   Opaque pink colour – light pink for size A, and dark pink for size B.  Also has a compact version that collapses to be carried in a small container.

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November 6, 2012 Posted by | The Cups | , , , , , | 13 Comments