I took a shower and decided that it may be easier for me to try it out while I was in the shower. I did the C fold and inserted it with no problem. I took my time to make sure it was in and positioned properly (I also didn't want it to pop and hurt). It felt alright and didn't bother me while I had it in. I thought I should try to take it out and I was able to but it was a little tough. I reinserted it and I felt like I got it in a little better than the first time. It's not too bad getting it in but I really cannot fit my finger(s) in with it. So I kind of get it in then push it up a bit. I left it in while I showered then tried one more time to take it out. When I put it in the stem was out a bit but it didn't really bother me. When I went to take it out the stem was now inside of me and I had a really hard time getting it out. It's like I can't really fit my fingers inside of me to get it out. I had to tug a bit on the stem until I could ''grab'' a hold of the base of the cup.
I then got paranoid that I would not be able to get it out. So I put a tampon in. Is it usually a little tough to get a hold of it for removal? I feel like if I had it in for most of the day it would make it's way up higher and be even harder to get out. I know it can't get lost but I have been using tampons for so long and am not used to this. Again I was in the shower trying it out so I think that made it a bit easier, I can't imagine doing it right now on the bathroom floor LOL! I know it was definitely in right the second time as it had collected some blood. I cannot wait to get past this ''paranoia'' so I can wear it full time while I am on my period. And tips about getting it out easier or anything?