Flex is a tampon-various you possibly can have intercourse whereas sporting
Issues can get messy when you’ve got intercourse in your interval, so many couples keep away from it. However The Flex Firm needs to switch outdated pads and tampons with a glossy, disc-formed blood blocker. Flex could be worn throughout intercourse to stop making a multitude.
The disposable Flex discs are disposable, could be worn for as much as 12 hours, and even is available in a trendy little packet. They’re physician-authorised to be hypoallergenic, BPA-free, they usually gained’t trigger poisonous shock syndrome.
Flex will open for pre-orders in April and ship in September. 20,000 individuals have already signed as much as attempt it. Ultimately they could possibly be bought in shops, although the worth isn’t public but. For now, you’ll be able to register on The Flex Firm’s website for a free pattern.
“Flex is so shockingly snug that ladies inform us they overlook they’re on their interval whereas they’re sporting it”, CEO Lauren Schulte says.
Flex wasn’t planning its huge media push till August, however I assumed it was the stand-out firm from the Y Combinator startup accelerator’s Digital Demo Day. The corporate is funded by Amplify.LA.
In her pitch, Schulte explains “We’ve constructed a product that permits couples to extend their alternative to have intercourse by 23%. The good tragedy of individuals avoiding intercourse on their interval is that that is actually the time when ladies need it most.”
That’s why 25% of its trial signups are from males!