02/25/2015 - 14:15

-Jennifer Gunsaullus, PhD

My job can be intimidating to men, especially when I’m in a potential dating situation with them. They are generally interested in talking about sex, often in a personal way, but their reactions belie some interesting assumptions they have about sex and my work. The wacky conversations tend to go in six directions:

02/23/2015 - 14:06

Unlike the majority of my friends, I have never been an individual who spends a great deal of time on style or fashion. My attire is generally simple. Today, for example, I am wearing a pair of black Chuck Taylor’s to go with my black pants and black shirt. I feel like I’m channeling Johnny Cash.

You might be wondering: What does this have to do with Softcup? Good question.

Topics: General | Softcup Team
02/11/2015 - 10:17

By Jennifer Gunsaullus, PhD, Sociologist & Intimacy Counselor

01/30/2015 - 16:03

If you are confused about fitness and healthy eating, you are not alone! It seems like every week magazines and talk shows have a new “diet miracle food,” or a new way of exercising that contradicts everything you have been taught. After working in the fitness industry for 23 years, I have seen trends come and go. The science and research in the field of exercise and nutrition continues to provide new insight into how our bodies work, and that’s a good thing....

01/16/2015 - 12:56

Yes! You are ready to start creating a healthier you! But you may be thinking, ”If I haven’t been working out regularly, where should I start?” There are a lot of factors to consider when beginning a fitness program. What is your general health? What are your goals? Have you tried to exercise before? If so, how did it turn out?

Let’s pretend that you haven’t been doing anything other than walking for at least a year. First and foremost, you want to build CONSISTENCY. I advise clients to start with: 

01/13/2015 - 14:31

Well here we are at the threshold into the world of female puberty. Even the word, puberty, makes me want to squirm a little.

12/16/2014 - 12:41

We're proud to announce that Project Dignity, our commitment to donate Softcup to underprivileged girls and women, has reached Peace Corps Volunteers in ...

12/15/2014 - 17:04

A recent article in the Huffington Post seems a good place to begin the journey into adolescence.

12/11/2014 - 11:14

Softcup has saved my sanity and given me the ability to be "normal" during that time of the month. I have always had very heavy periods; I would normally go through a super plus tampon in 2 hours or less. Now, with Softcup, I can get hours of worry-free protection.

09/04/2014 - 15:42

To the wonderful people who work for Softcup, 

My name is Sheryl and I would like to thank you for your product. Since puberty I have had a severe allergy to traditional tampons and pads (Tampax, Kotex and so on) that you can purchase in big stores. I would have to purchase all cotton, rayon-free, dye-free famine products from a health food store, which was very expensive.