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Alright, you win. When I first started looking for a cup, I thought "What's wrong with these people? Why would they want more than one if they found their goldilocks cup?" BUT I GET IT NOW!

I have a medium Meluna with a ring stem that I have used for three cycles with little to no incidents, including a heavier than normal cycle after a missed period this last month. It's great, I love it, etc etc. But I want one made of silicone now too! I've been doing research, but I'm at a loss. Do any Meluna users have a silicone cup that they find comparable? I have a low cervix and the medium fits me perfectly, I can't go longer.
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Lilianenurselily on April 13th, 2014 09:16 pm (UTC)
Is your medium meluna a soft or classic?
Kai: 2Cupskuradi8 on April 14th, 2014 02:10 am (UTC)
Have you compared the dimensions at http://sizecharts.livejournal.com/ or at any of the other size charts over at the Community FAQ?
periodbloggyperiodbloggy on April 14th, 2014 05:11 am (UTC)
I went from silicone to the MeLuma and hated the MeLuna. The material is so different that I think you should give it a go. You may prefer the silicone. I know I do!

I have three cups I use regularly! One cycle I will use one of my goldilocks cups and the next cycle, a different one will work better.

For two cycles my perfect combo was the Femmecup for day one and the Keeper Moon Cup for the remainder. Last cycle I couldn't use those cups without leaks so I used my Diva Cup the entire cycle. This time I used my Femmecup for day one and the Diva for the remainder.

I think it's great to use many different and keep your top two faves, at least. Because from my experience, your body fluctuates. Good luck!
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Luceafaraluceafara on April 15th, 2014 03:55 am (UTC)
Hehe, welcome to the world of cup hoarding.
You are exactly in my size range :)

L to R (all destemmed): Mamicup S, Fleurcup S, Meluna M, Si-bell S (equal to old style Natu in S)
These are all cups that are similar in shape and size, with the Mamicup being a tad wider in the body, and the Si-bell also a teeeny tiny bit wider.
I love them all.
They all open easier than the Meluna M soft.
Soft to firm: Si-bell, Mami, Fleur

Whichever one you pick, you will LOVE it.

Fleurcup have periodical 5 off sales, so i'd hold off on purchasing it right this minute until someone posts about a sale again.
Si-bell and Mami and new style Natu are cheapest on coppetta-mestruale.it, but may also be available through the very awesome femininewear.co.uk website.

Can't wait to hear which one you'll end up getting.

Luceafaraluceafara on April 15th, 2014 04:01 am (UTC)
PS: If you are looking to deviate from the shape or precise size, these are two more alternatives (sorry for the lighting):
L: Eco-cup size 1, R: Sckoon S

I got the Eco-cup also on coppetta-mestruale.it and the Sckoon on Ebay.
I totally love the Eco-cup, while the fat, fat rim on the Sckoon is a bit too much.