Here again so soon? Early periods can sometimes take you by surprise but the causes can often be managed with simple changes.
A great way to control your period is to improve your lifestyle and keep your hormones balanced throughout the month. We show you the early period causes, treatments and the best hygiene product to manage unexpected bleeding.
An early period can be bleeding just days or weeks after the end of your last period. An early period can be caused by hormonal and lifestyle changes that disrupt the balance of your body.
Hormones can become unbalanced by:
Early periods can sometimes indicate pregnancy or implantation bleeding. If you think you could be pregnant, see a doctor for a consult.
Try these simple lifestyle changes that can help to re-balance your cycle.
Using the right hygiene product can make early periods easy to manage. Menstrual cups are healthy and convenient and can even be worn when you have a very light flow, or in the days before your period arrives – meaning you can be ready for anything! Check our page Get Started with a Menstrual Cup to find out more.
Early periods are generally caused by common lifestyle factors but can sometimes indicate other health problems. If you have been sexually active and could be pregnant, visit your doctor for a consult – early periods can sometimes be a sign of pregnancy or implantation bleeding.
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