Frequently Asked Question
Yes! As disposable pads and tampons are made with chemicals, reusable pads are not made with any chemically made fabric, which can ensure its’ hygiene. It also depends on how you wash the pads, so if you wash it properly, it can be sure that it is hygienic to use.
We recommend using it for 2-3 years. And that is the magic of reusable pads!
With every set purchased, one set will be donated to underprivileged women in Hong Kong. Moreover, with every 5 individual pad purchased, 1 set of reusable pads will be donated.
Additionally, BamPads! will hold workshops for everyone to know more about sustainable periods and Period Poverty. Hence, aiming to provide a safe platform for everyone to talk about menstruation without shame.
As you may have guessed from the name, most of our pads are made from Bamboo Charcoal and microfleece. Bamboo is considered one of the most sustainable plants because it grows quickly ,does not require chemicals and biodegrades more quickly than disposable pads which makes it a good alternative. We also sell pads that have microfleece as the inner fabric for the pads. The fabric is very good for those who have sensitive skin or are allergic to wool and are looking for pads that can dry up quickly.
Please watch the video to see how you can wash our reusable pad and you can also put it in the washing machine after washing off the blood to ensure it is thoroughly clean.
P.S. make sure that you wash your pad before using it for the first time.