Hygiene and cleaning

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Is the Me Luna® hygienic?

Yes! The Me Luna® uses medical grade materials and can be easily cleaned and disinfected. You should empty the cup two to five times a day as needed and clean it with water and a little mild soap. To thoroughly disinfect the menstrual cup after your period, simply submerge it in boiling water.

 

Always wash your hands before inserting or removing the menstrual cup!

Please observe some basic rules for the cleaning of menstrual cups and always take the necessary care.

 

Before the first use:

Please disinfect your Me Luna® for minimum 3 minutes in plenty of boiling water.

 

During your period:

During your period it is sufficient to clean your Me Luna® Cup with of mild soap or detergent and water. Simply lather the cup for approximately 1 minute. After using soap or detergent, please be sure to rinse with clear, running water to remove any traces of soap.
Cleaning recommendation: Use a small brush (Interdental brush)  to clean the air holes of the Me Luna® menstrual cup.

 

After your period:

Your Me Luna® Cup should be disinfected after every period. You may disinfect your Me Luna® by completely submerging it in boiling water (100° Celsius) for 3 minutes. You can boil the Me Luna® in some vinegar water. This prevents stains and deposits.

PLEASE NOTE: Me Luna® should never be boiled dry or touch the bottom of the pot! Don't leave the pot unattended!  The use of an egg timer has been proven.

Dry the cup completely before storage. The Me Luna® menstrual cup should never be stored in an airtight container as this could promote odors. We recommend that you store your Me Luna® menstrual cup in its bag.