Red Alert: 7 Things to Keep in Mind When Your Period Comes
There’s nothing like trying to start your week off on a positive note, freshly washed clothes on and newly picked out ‘fro just ‘a shinin.’ Yeah, it sure is nice, that is, until you get that weird feeling when you stand up after sitting forever on the train and after walking for nearly 10 minutes to get to work, find out that yep, your period has put a dent in the beginning of your work week. Not only did it come out of the blue, but it’s now destroyed a favorite pair of your drawers, and made contact with jeans that took forever to dry in the first place. Periods suck. I KNOW you feel me, but when they come you don’t have to call it a wrap on the rest of your week. Avoid the messes and exaggerated cramps with the following tips. And if you know these tips already, my bad, but it never hurts to get a reminder!