Boody has taken its highly favoured bamboo underwear and enhanced them to provide period and leak-proof functionality. These special undergarments retain the look and feel of standard underwear but incorporate advanced technology for comprehensive protection and comfort during periods and leaks.
Features and Fit
- Designed with a mid-rise fit for comfort
- Includes a soft, ribbed waistband
- Offers seam-free comfort to avoid irritation
- Machine washable in cold water
- Employs fast-absorbing, leak-proof technology
- Incorporates a four-layer protective system to keep you fresh and dry
Suited for Varied Flow Types
These underwear are crafted for light to moderate period days, and they’re also suitable for handling occasional light bladder leaks and discharge.
- Equivalent to the absorbency of 2 regular tampons
- Comparable to 2 regular pads
- Capable of holding 10ml
- Holds an amount equivalent to 3 teaspoons
Advantages of Using Bamboo Period and Leak-Proof Underwear
- Provides enduring comfort throughout the day
- Contains natural elements that control odor
- Designed with breathable and thermoregulating fabric
- Presents a more eco-friendly option compared to single-use disposables
What Makes Boody’s Period and Leak-Proof Underwear Unique?
Every pair of period and leak-absorbing underwear from Boody features an innovative built-in technology. This comprises a moisture-wicking top layer, absorbent core layers, and a leak-resistant barrier.
- Layer 1 – Contents: 100% cotton. Details: The cotton material feels gentle and soft against the skin.
- Layer 2 – Contents: 100% viscose made from organically grown bamboo. Details: The light-moderate flow version includes single-layered towelling technology, while the moderate-heavy flow version features double-layered towelling technology.
- Layer 3 – Contents: 86% modal, 7% seaweed fiber, 7% elastane. Details: This layer serves as a leak-proof barrier to keep the wearer dry and secure.
- Layer 4 – Contents: 79% viscose made from organically grown bamboo, 15% nylon, 6% elastane. Details: This outer layer is crafted using Boody’s signature organically grown bamboo.
How Should Boody’s Period and Leak-Proof Underwear Be Washed?
Boody recommends rinsing the underwear in cold water immediately after removal until the water runs clear. Using a wash bag is optional but can prolong the lifespan of the underwear. It should be washed on a cold cycle—up to 30 degrees. For hand-washing, room temperature water is ideal. Line drying is recommended, preferably in sunlight due to its natural anti-microbial properties. Avoid bleach, soaking, fabric softener, tumble drying, and ironing.
Is Pre-Washing Necessary?
Boody suggests washing the underwear before the first use to activate the gusset technology.
How Long Does Boody’s Period and Leak-Proof Underwear Last?
With proper care, Boody’s period and leak-proof underwear can last up to 20 washes. Boody has verified this claim through third-party testing following the global standard for domestic washing – ISO6330.
Can These Undergarments Be Washed with Other Clothes?
Boody assures that washing their period and leak-proof underwear with other laundry is perfectly hygienic and will not stain other garments. Blood dilutes almost immediately in washing machines, especially when washed on a cold cycle.
How Does One Know Which Absorbency Level to Purchase?
Boody’s period and leak-proof underwear styles offer different absorbency levels, ranging from light-moderate to moderate-heavy. Customers can refer to Boody’s Fit and Flow page that features an absorbency comparison tool for guidance.
Can These Serve as a Replacement for My Current Routine?
Depending on an individual’s flow, Boody’s period and leak-proof underwear could serve as a comprehensive replacement for disposable products like pads, tampons, liners, and cups. Boody’s underwear is designed to last all day for most flows. However, some individuals might choose to carry an extra pair just in case. Since everyone’s flow varies, Boody recommends reaching out for personalized advice if you’re unsure which styles to start with.
What Size Should I Opt for?
Boody suggests that customers opt for their usual underwear size. A size guide is also available for further clarification.
What is the Wearing Experience Like?
Wearing Boody’s period and leak-proof underwear feels like wearing regular underwear. The absorbent gusset is designed to offer a sense of security and comfort, resembling Boody’s signature soft and comfortable bamboo underwear styles.
How Many Pairs Are Required to Last an Entire Period?
The number of pairs needed depends on laundry frequency and personal preference for changing underwear. Typically, one or two pairs per day (and one for the night if you choose) should suffice. Boody suggests calculating this number based on how frequently you do laundry. Some customers might prefer or need to change more frequently depending on their menstrual flow.
Is There an Odor Issue with Period and Leak-Proof Underwear?
Boody’s bamboo fabric is naturally odor-resistant, thanks to its antibacterial properties. The gusset technology in their period and leak-proof underwear effectively locks in moisture, helps neutralize odors, and prevents leaks.
Is There a Comfort Guarantee for Period and Leak-Proof Underwear?
Comfort is at the core of Boody’s philosophy. Boody offers a Comfort Guarantee to give customers complete peace of mind when making their first purchase. Boody is so confident that customers will appreciate the comfort and fit that they offer a full refund of the purchase price for the first pair of underwear or socks, including period underwear, if not completely satisfied within 30 days.