Just'nCase by Confitex Blog - Bladder Leakage, Heavy Periods, Endometriosis, Menorrhagia and more…

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We tackle the tricky topics around periods, pee and other unpredictable female fluids

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  • At Confitex, our goal is a world where nobody needs to live in fear of life’s little leaks. By marrying our high-performance absorbent textile technology with stylish, discreet design, we’re offering a sustainable alternative to single-use products and changing the way bladder leakage, menstruation and breastfeeding are managed.
  • At Confitex, we’re super proud of the new-generation absorbent and waterproof textile we’ve created for our new range of Confitex for Men leakproof underwear and Just’nCase period-proof and pee-proof underwear and nursing pads for women.  
  • Reusable Nursing Pads: Stop Unwanted Leaking

    It’s one of those new-mama disasters that nobody warns you about – that uh-oh moment when your breast milk leaks right through your bra and the front of your top, usually when you’re in the queue at the supermarket! A reliable pair of nursing pads will be your new breast buddies, but what questions should you ask when finding the best nursing pads?
  • Coughing and incontinence in the age of Covid-19

    By guest expert Tania Clifton-Smith, respiratory-musculo physiotherapist and international authority on breathing dysfunction and breathing pattern disorders.
  • Giving back to women facing parenting challenges

    We’re proud to have supported charity The Mums Clique with a donation of more than 1800 pairs of pee-proof and period-proof underwear.
  • Real-life read: “I’m not ashamed of being incontinent.”

    We love to hear how our products are changing lives. We especially love to hear from inspiring women like Pat, who’s in her eighties but hasn’t let that slow her down. Here’s her email: ...
  • Real-life read: “Breastfeeding is no joke”

    Lee struggled through two years of breastfeeding her first child, using unsatisfactory nursing pads that leaked, smelled and made her itch. But since the birth of her second child, Just’nCase Contoured nursing pads have transformed her breastfeeding experience. She wrote to us...
  • The Confitex story

    At Confitex, our goal is a world where nobody needs to live in fear of life’s little leaks. We’re driven by a desire to transform lives and help protect the planet by creating the best looking and best performing reusable absorbent and leakproof consumer products on the market.
  • Are your heavy periods normal?

    Living with heavy periods can be messy, expensive and often painful. For many women, they’re just a fact of life, with no apparent cause and few treatment options beyond basic pain management techniques and painkillers. But for others, menorrhagia (the medical term for abnormally heavy or prolonged menstrual bleeding) can be a sign that you’ve got an underlying health issue, so it’s important to see a doctor if you notice changes in your cycle. We answer your menstruation questions...
  • REAL-LIFE READ: LIVING WITH LITTLE WEE LEAKS

    Living with incontinence can be a lonely and isolating experience. But sometimes knowing you’re not alone makes all the difference. About one woman in every three experiences some degree of bladder leakage – we just don’t talk about it. So we asked one, Sarah, to share her story...
  • REAL-LIFE READ: MY HEAVY PERIODS

    Managing heavy periods can be a challenge, but it doesn’t have to be. We asked Kala to share her story...
  • REAL-LIFE READ: MY STRUGGLE WITH ENDOMETRIOSIS

    As many as one in ten women live with the debilitating but invisible inflammatory condition endometriosis. It occurs when the endometrial tissue that usually grows inside the uterus each month in preparation for implantation of a fertilised egg, grows outside the uterus instead, for example on the ovaries or bowel. Symptoms vary, but for most women, the most obvious is painful heavy periods. Amelia shares her story...
  • Real-life read: How I manage menstruation

    After a lifetime of pads and tampons, Tia was looking for a more sustainable way of managing her periods when she discovered our washable, reusable, plastic-free period-proof pants. She shares her story...
  • Real-life read: I peed myself laughing

    Mother-of-two Julia finally realised her body wasn’t going to bounce back from childbirth, and started searching for a reliable and discreet way to manage her leaks. She shares her story...