DRY : Place your pads in a waterproof bag or storage container until wash day. Can be washed at the end of your cycle.
RINSE : Rinse your pads in cold water and store in a waterproof bag or container. Rinsed pads should be washed every 2-3 days. SOAK : Soak your pads in cold water (water + vinegar 6:1). Wash every 2 days. Water must be changer daily.
Machine wash in warm water, using a delicate detergent. No additives, no perfumes. Do not use bleach or fabric softeners. DRY
Tumble dry at medium or dry under to sun to get rid of stains.
TIPS & TRICKS Use a mesh bag to store and wash your pads. LÖTUS pads can be washed with your regular laundry loads : towels, clothes… Pre-rinse or soaking is recommended when pads are heavily saturated.
HOW MANY PADS DO I NEED?
Between 8-12 regular pads and 1-3 heavy flow pads. See our chart for more details.
VERY LIGHT FLOW (OR USED WITH MENSTRUAL CUP) 1-3 MINI pads / day and night LIGHT FLOW 1-3 MINI-MAXI pads / day and night 1-3 MINI pads / first and last day
MODERATE FLOW 2-3 MINI-MAXI or MAXI pads / day 1 MAXI or MAXI PLUS pad / night
HEAVY FLOW 2-4 MAXI or MAXI PLUS pads / day 1-2 MAXI PLUS pads / night
HOW OFTEN SHOULD I CHANGE MY PADS?
We recommend changing your pads at least every morning and night, plus at least once during the day or more often if needed.
WILL MY PADS LEAK? LÖTUS pads feature a leak-proof layer, which prevents leaks. Worry-free! HOW DOES IT WORK
WHEN I’M AWAY FROM HOME? SIMPLE! Bring a small wetbag and the pads you’ll need during the day.
ARE LÖTUS PADS ABSORBENT ENOUGH FOR POSTPARTUM USE? YES! We offer a heavy flow pad (MAXI PLUS) which was designed for overnight and postpartum use.
CAN I USE LÖTUS PADS FOR INCONTINENCE OR BLADDER LEAKAGE? Sure, you can either use pantyliners or MINI-MAXI for bladder leakage and bigger pads for incontinence.
HOW LONG WILL MY LÖTUS PADS LAST? Your LÖTUS pads will last many years, between 5-10, depending on how they are washed and how often they are used during one cycle.