Care and Cleaning
The MCUK silicone menstrual cup is made to last so it’s worth cleaning and taking care of it properly. Look after it well and you’ll be using it for years to come.
You should always wash your hands with soap and water before and after handling your MCUK.
If you look after your MCUK and clean it well, it should last for years and years. First use and between periods Before you use your menstrual cup for the first time and after you’ve finished your period, we recommend…Read more »
First wash your hands at the sink- as you would when changing a tampon. You can then take a small bottle of water into the bathroom stall with you. Remove the MCUK, tip the contents into the toilet bowl, rinse with…Read more »
When you have finished your period, dry your MCUK thoroughly and store it in the breathable, organic cotton bag which it came in. Do not store your menstrual cup in a plastic bag or sealed container.Read more »
If you follow our instructions for cleaning and storage, the MCUK menstrual cup will last for years and years. If there is any change in the material or shape of your MCUK, if it splits or becomes sticky, then it will…Read more »
Your MCUK shouldn’t normally have a strong odor. The most common reasons for a menstrual cup developing an odor are: leaving the cup in a lot longer than the advised 4 to 8 hours; or boiling the cup in a…Read more »