Intimina period taboos

Period Taboos Survey [INFOGRAPHICS]

Three in four women think the tampon tax should be eradicated, according to new research. A study of 2,000 women who have had periods examined the taboos and lack of communication surrounding menstruation and found that 67 percent think taxing feminine products is a form of sexism. Unfortunately, while women have to pay for their…

Award winning design Ziggy Cup

Ziggy Cup wins Silver A’ Design Award!

We are pleased to announce that Ziggy Cup have been awarded the Silver A’ Design Award in Beauty, Personal Care and Cosmetic Products Design Category by the International Design Academy, the grand jury panel of the A’ Design Award & Competition which consists of internationally influential press members, established designers, leading academics and prominent entrepreneurs.…

Fun facts about periods

Want to hear something bloody interesting?

With all of these negativities and taboos around menstruation, we thought it would be a great opportunity to bring you some fun facts about periods that could help many of you ladies look at this topic and your bodies from a bit different, quite interesting angle. As some of these facts prove girls are neither…

BRCA

BRCA: The Cancer Curse – Are You at Risk?

Do you remember when Angelina Jolie had a mastectomy because of a defective cancer gene? That was BRCA. BRCA1 & 2 stand for ’breast cancer susceptibility genes one and two,’ respectively. That’s a bit of a mouthful so for the sake of this article we will call these two genes ‘BRCA.’ These two cancer-fighting genes…