Le Parcel Package (Image Credit: Le Parcel)

Le Parcel and other boxes for dealing with Mother Nature

Le Parcel Package (Image Credit: Le Parcel)

Le Parcel Package (Image Credit: Le Parcel)

There are subscription boxes for everything now. There are boxes for makeup, healthy snacks, dog toys and even periods. All of those but the last one are fun but not necessary. There’s nothing fun about getting your period. There however is a whole lot of necessary items needed. What’s the last thing you want to do when you get your period? Go shopping for supplies, no doubt.

Le Parcel is willing to do the gathering for their customers. It is a monthly subscription box made to help you have an easier time when it comes to your period. Every box contains your choice of up to thirty feminine products (any combination of pads, tampons or liners), a small chocolate treat and a surprise gift. Continue reading

Period Power Tee (Image Credit: American Apparel)

American Apparel’s Pushing the Envelope with the Period Tee

Censored Image of the "Period Power Tee" (Image Credit: American Apparel)

Censored Image of the “Period Power Tee” (Image Credit: American Apparel)

Looking for period power? American Apparel gives it to you in a tee. 100% cotton, 100% controversy (Check out the uncensored shirt image here).

The argument is that the portrayal of menstruation is a call for people to respect and redefine a “perfect” female body. I’ll cut to the chase and say that I think Petra Collins’ own drawing is great- but the medium she chose to deliver it through? Not so much. Continue reading