Sea Sponge Tampons FAQs
What is a sea sponge tampon?
Sea sponges are a natural plant-like organism that comes from the Earth's oceans. The inner portion of the sea sponge is exceptionally absorbent, durable and soft, which is ideal for absorbing menstrual blood as an alternative to disposable tampons. An average sponge can last for up to 3-6 months with proper care. Sea sponges are allowed to regenerate and regrow after harvesting, making it a naturally renewable resource.
How do I use a sea sponge tampon?
Sea sponge tampons are inserted in a similar way to tampons. Wet the sponge and drain out excess water, compress the sponge and insert it using your fingers. It should sit high in the vagina, close to the cervix.
How do I take care of a sea sponge tampon?
Sea sponges can be rinsed and reused multiple times. Read our cleaning directions for sea sponge tampons here.