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01 April 2011 @ 10:06 am
anyone know how or where i can buy a med. meluna soft without haveing to use paypal or international currancy? i previously bought a large yukki beccause i need the capacity but turns out that its too long for me, so im going to have to give up some capasity to get a shorter one, and i think that the med meluna is the best option for size vs lengh.
Yamxyamx on April 1st, 2011 05:14 pm (UTC)
There's someone who organizes mas.orders of Melunas. She's on this comm, so she might see this.

Also, you could order from their webpage and pay with credit card. The currency conversion happens automatically, so you don't need to have euros.
Kai: pic#84732488kuradi8 on April 1st, 2011 05:26 pm (UTC)
Oh yeah! I forgot about her! Here's her Facebook Page:
zannadance on April 1st, 2011 09:48 pm (UTC)
I would not personally recommend that co-op. Several people, myself included, have had very bad experiences with her responsiveness and customer service. She sent me the wrong stem type and refused to do anything about it . . .
queensneak83 on April 1st, 2011 06:37 pm (UTC)
GreenBajingos also does co-ops. I think she has a few on hand right now that you can buy off her, but then you'll need to use PayPal though.

Scroll down to the bottom:

Kai: pic#84732488kuradi8 on April 1st, 2011 05:20 pm (UTC)
A jump from a large Yuuki to a medium MeLuna is a BIG one. 55 to 45 mm in length. Check the size charts at http://community.livejournal.com/menstrual_cups/1285963.html to see if maybe something in between might not interest you more.

Unless you get one via a private transaction from a previous owner, you can't buy one in the US. Any store selling them would have to be international. Try http://community.livejournal.com/mc_sales/ or etsy, ebay, etc.
mwoolfenden on April 1st, 2011 07:14 pm (UTC)
it is a big jump, i went 2 periods tying to make the yukki work, its just too long though, sticks out about 5 mm on my low days. i want to try and have the largest capasity possible though so i was thining that the width of the meluna would make up for that?
Kai: pic#84732488kuradi8 on April 1st, 2011 08:27 pm (UTC)
The rim widths are nearly the same 45mm, 46mm. The body shapes might make a difference. How about capacity? That's another big difference.
Moemm03m on April 1st, 2011 05:34 pm (UTC)
If you don't mind getting a gently used cup, you can also try here: mc_sales
Juliafivepoints on April 1st, 2011 05:38 pm (UTC)
if youre willing to try a (very lightly) used med. soft meluna second hand, i have one i dont think i'll ever use again that i would be willing to give you. i used it less than 1 day. its blue and has a ball stem. let me know if youre interested! i even have the pouch still!
astroboletosastroboletos on April 1st, 2011 06:02 pm (UTC)
Aw bummer, I was just about to ask you about that Meluna, because my large Meluna is too long.
Juliafivepoints on April 1st, 2011 08:22 pm (UTC)
well, the OP doesnt want it, so if you do, its yours! pm me your address and ill mail it tomorrow!
astroboletosastroboletos on April 1st, 2011 08:28 pm (UTC)
Wow, thanks!
mwoolfenden on April 1st, 2011 07:15 pm (UTC)
im looking at a differedt stem type, thanks so much though
Juliafivepoints on April 1st, 2011 08:21 pm (UTC)
no worries, i totally understand (thats exactly why im parting with this one - im 100% a ring stem girl!)
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Juliafivepoints on August 28th, 2011 10:02 pm (UTC)
Yes, I did end up giving it away. Now that I've found my perfect cup (medium ring stem), those are all I need! Sorry to hear you're having trouble locating a ball stem...are you not able to order from the manufacturer?