- NO leaks at all, which was a mild problem for me with tampons. I left it in for nine hours and it was only a third full. I also didn't get that heavy feeling that I would get with a full tampon.
- I did not trim the stem. I honestly couldn't feel it and although I didn't actually use it for removal, I like having it there to make sure the cup is not working its way up out of reach. I like the lunette has a flexible stem, I think that helped.
- I also ordered a large lunette for my Mom to try, it is way firmer than the small! I am not putting that thing anywhere near me for at least 20 more years.
- About an hour after I put it in I felt sore/tender, but it went away quickly. After that I felt less sore than I normally do and I noticed that normal clear fluids were actually still present on the other side of the cup, which meant I wasn't drying up.
All in all, a good experience. I love that I can wear it safely overnight (which I will be trying tonight) and that seeing as this is a "heavy" day for me, which I realize now must be fairly light comparatively, I can go all day at school without emptying. And no leaks. I am very happy with it so far. By the way, I am a virgin, and despite this I didn't have too much trouble inserting/removing, so don't be scared off if you are a virgin.