FAQ's Menstrual Underwear

What is the price of your menstrual underwear?

Our Menstrual Moon Underwear is $29.99 and our Lyra Range is $19.99 - $69.99

What are Period Underwear?

Period Underwear are undergarments that provide protection against leaks and can (depending on your flow) eliminate the use of pads and tampons. Our Period Proof Underwear are built with a waterproof lining and an extra-absorbent pad that prevents any accidental leaks from a tampon or cup.

How do they work?

Period Underwear guard against leaks by offering extra absorbency, backed with a waterproof layer. We also have stretchy material that provides mild compression to help with cramps. Our period Underwear are designed to give you peace of mind to finally get rid of tampons and as back up against accidental leaks during your period while using cups.

How do I care for my underwear?

There is 4 steps to washing your underwear:
  1. Rinse until water runs clear
  2. Place into wash with other delicates - NO fabric softener
  3. Hang to dry
  4. Ready to wear again!

How many pairs of underwear will I need for my period?

We recommend 7 pairs of underwear for the average period cycle to avoid excess washing and to always be ready.

What are your menstrual underwear made from?

Lyra
Our Lyra Menstrual Underwear is made from bamboo and bamboo charcoal harvested in the beautiful Guangxi province. Our waistband is made from 95% polyester 5% elastane. The breathable, anti bacterial and extreme absorbency properties of bamboo made it an easy choice for us here at Your Moon Time HQ.
This is our most absorbent, leak proof and comfortable underwear available!
Menstrual Moon Underwear
Our Menstrual Moon Underwear are made from 85% Viscose and 15% cotton and the inner gusset consists of 30% cotton and 70% Viscose fibres. The makes for the perfect leak free underwear. If you require a more absorbent alternative, we highly recommend our Lyra Range.

How much do your menstrual underwear absorb?

Lyra
The Lyra Range underwear will hold 4 tampons worth of fluid whilst also being completely leak proof! Perfect to Work, Travel and of course sleeping!!
Menstrual Moon Underwear
Menstrual Moon Underwear is more of a leak proof style of underwear that will hold all of the fluid, eliminating stains and some embarrassing stories. Are the Lyra underwear hygienic? They most definitely are (well when washed and taken care of). The Bamboo fibres contain anti-bacterial and anti-microbial properties that will stop the harvest of harmful infections and fungus.

How do period panties help me save money?

Period panties can save you money over time because you’ll prevent ruined clothing, sheets, mattress pads and mattresses. You can also save on the cost of panty liners and tampons since our period underwear can be worn on their own as washable panty liners.

Can I wear period panties with pads that have wings?

Our period underwear can replace pads all together so no need for "pads with wings" anymore.

Is there any risk of Toxic Shock Syndrome (TSS) from wearing menstrual underwear?

Unlike tampons, there’s no risk of TSS from period underwear since they are worn externally. Additionally, our period underwear is designed to wick moisture away from the body for exceptional hygiene.

Can I wear period underwear every day instead of regular underwear?

It is possible to wear period underwear every day if you need the extra protection. Some women find that the panties with the waterproof lining aren’t as breathable as they’d like, and they wouldn’t want to wear those every day. Overall, it’s a matter of personal preference. They are perfect for days leading up to your period for that added protection.