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Cheeky Mama Cloth Sanitary DAY Pads - Solid Colours *Clearance

Cheeky Mama Cloth Sanitary DAY Pads - Solid Colours *Clearance

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Cheeky Mama Cloth Sanitary Pads from Cheeky Wipes - for normal flow

Size:        22cm x 7cm suitable for most days of your period, or general incontinence.

Bamboo / Minky:  Leakproof Minkee outer, two layers microfibre, inner layer bamboo charcoal microfleece or bamboo terry

Ultrapad (PREORDER for Sept Delivery): Leakproof printed cotton or organic cotton outer layer (laminated), two absorbent cotton/organic cotton layers, inner layer cotton / organic cotton

Not sure which pad to choose? See our blog post for more details....

Care Instructions:  Wash at 20c or 30c, warm washing sets blood stains and can damage your pads.  Line dry, reshape whilst damp.

Cheeky Mama Cloth Sanitary Pads are an eco-friendly, healthier, more cost effective alternative to disposable pads. For those new to cloth sanitary pads (csp) the concept can be a little “Ew!” but to be honest using cloth as opposed to disposables is more comfortable. Because they are so much more absorbent, moisture is drawn into the pad, leaving you feeling fresher for longer.

Disposables have to contain lots of nasty toxic chemicals, dioxins and gels to enable them to be absorbent, which can lead to sensitive skin, irritation and thrush. Bamboo however, has a natural antibacterial quality and because it allows your skin to breath, can potentially reduce the risk of yeast infections and discomfort.

Of course it goes without saying that cloth pads will cost a fraction of what you would be spending on disposables each month which just end up sitting in landfill!

Please note that this listing is for a SINGLE pad, multipacks are available separately.

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Mixed feelings.
Friday, 13 July 2018  | 

I purchased these in the sale to use as panty liners. I initially thought they were very comfortable but they move and bunch up. I did feel very fresh all day and they wash and tumble dry well.

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No more plastic-y pads
Tuesday, 23 January 2018  | 

First of all, I had really gotten tired of wearing uncomfortable disposable pads and knew that once I tried cloth pads I wouldn't look back.
I've tried two different brands so far- the other brand's pads are "shaped" and definitely fit and stay in place better. These ones, however, win with respect to comfort (how it feels against my skin) and absorbancy. These could definitely be improved by being contoured (narrower in the middle) to match the shape of your pants) but I am still happy with them.

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Very effective and comfortable
Monday, 15 May 2017  | 

Really happy with my charcoal day sanitary pad.. cleans easy and very asorbant! Wish id bought them sooner, thankyou and im already telling friends about you!

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Brill
Saturday, 8 April 2017  | 

Well made, do the job WITHOUT slipping...Excellent customer service!

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1 of 1 people found this review helpful.


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Day Pads
Wednesday, 29 March 2017  | 

Very comfortable to wear, easy to wash and dry quickly. The smaller size does not move too much but the slightly bigger ones tend to slide backwards. I do need the extra length but they do not always do the job.

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Day pads - wish I'd tried these years ago! Perfect.
Tuesday, 20 September 2016  | 

Like a lot of ladies, I came around to the idea of cloth sanitary pads after having great success cloth nappying my baby. I only wish I'd tried these years ago - they are superior to disposable pads in just about every way!

Since having a baby I've found tampons very uncomfortable so I started using pads much more, but couldn't stand throwing so much rubbish in the bin. As well as saving on waste, there are several other nice features:
1) Comfortable... They are not just 'okay', these pads are actively much more pleasant to wear than disposables. Soft and comforting! No more scratchy crinkly plasticky feeling.
2) Absorption... They absorb much faster and basically better than disposables.
3) Exercise... They stay put (for moderate levels of exercise), and don't get sticky/gross or disintegrate like disposables.
4) Fit... Although they are bulkier than disposables, it doesn't make any more difference to what I can wear.
5) Look nice... I got the purple minky and they are very pretty

The only downside is of course the washing procedure: you have to be more careful than with cloth nappies because hot treatment (and some chemicals) will permanently set blood so you can't just chuck them in with your normal laundry. I've been hand washing them and trying different soaps, funnily enough a normal bar of Simple soap worked better than either bio or non-bio laundry liquid for me.

I'll be recommending them to anyone who will listen!

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4 of 4 people found this review helpful.


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Great
Tuesday, 3 May 2016  | 

I love the texture of the pads. It feels so soft and warm but doesn't make me sweat. Very easy to wash clean. Doesn't slip.

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Great Product & service
Tuesday, 12 April 2016  | 

Can't fault you!
Ordering was easy on the website, prices perfectly reasonable. Delivery was quick and items arrived exactly as expected, packed well.
Easy to use, no problems at all.
I would recommend to everyone. x

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Give it a go – you might surprise yourself
Monday, 11 April 2016  | 

"When I first researched cloth nappies – before the birth of my first baby – I did happen upon the subject of cloth sanitary wear… and I was (to be quite honest) completely shocked and quite scared by the concept. Cloth nappies, I was completely on board with – I knew I would make those happen – I was completely, and totally committed to avoiding landfill and reducing the impact of my procreation on the planet in this way. But cloth sanitary towels…? Sponge tampons…? No way! Some people just take this eco thing too far!

So I cloth-bummed my first… then discovered used reusable wipes… then I cloth-bummed my second. Then one day I watched a friend use a whole roll of kitchen towel to (kindly!) mop up a tub of yogurt I’d dropped and was weeping over in my newborn-owner-wretched state – and I thought to myself what a waste! That was the last roll I bought. So, you see, I gradually slipped into a more reusable lifestyle.

When introduction of solids was underway enough with my second for my periods to return I was suddenly conscious of the waste and the chemicals. Did I really want my bits (bits which brought my beloved babies into this world after all) to be in such very close contact with plastic and goodness- knows-what? My wolf-pack of mamas had whispered about moon-cups – but I wasn’t ready for that. Then the subject of CSP came up again. And this time I was ok with it. Not completely ok – the thought of soaking and rinsing make me feel squeamish – but okay enough to try it.

What a revelation! All this time I’d been buying into products that promised to be ‘cotton fresh’ or to contain ‘extract of silk’… it seems like such a no-brainer now – why not just cut out the middleman and actually have fabric next to your skin instead of plastic profit pushing products posing as such! I’m not joking. ALL the things you don’t like about sanitary towels – the sweat, the less-than-fresh smell that makes you want to shower every two seconds – the itchy feelings – even the visual horror of seeing your own blood on a bleached white paper – they’re not products of your period – they are products of your products! And they make you want to change pad quicker… Now why might a giant moneymaking industry want to make you do that?

With cloth I feel safer – it’s very reassuring to have something a bit more noticeable down there. They are not so bulky that you’d notice them though – or that I’d change my outfit to accommodate them. The charcoal top of my chosen pads mean that primal alarm bells are not set off when I catch sight of it when I pop to the loo, causing me to change it every single visit, regardless of time used. And the feeling of the product – they are so soft! They feel like a luxury. The colours are really gorgeous.

With cloth I own my period – it does not own me. I get to use these lovely pads and I am self-sufficient. I never again will have to drag myself off to the shop, cramps impeding my journey, to hand over my vaguely embarrassing purchase to the spotty Saturday boy to scan before I can carry on with my day. I thought reducing environmental impact would be my main motivation here – but it’s not – it’s much more than that. I am a complete cloth convert (and a bit of a bore if you get me on the subject!) Give it a go – you might surprise yourself. Thanks Cheeky Wipes!"

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Great product and service.
Monday, 7 March 2016  | 

I normally use a mooncup for my monthly period which has severved me very well but I sometimes suffer from random bleeds so permanently wear sanitary pads which is just so wasteful. I was recommended Cheeky Mama's by a friend and am so impressed. The pad is soft, comfortable, slim and very absorbant. I had no leaks even after going horse riding and the pad didn't scrunch up or move. I'm definitely going to buy more and recommend them to friends.

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So comfy
Sunday, 20 January 2019  |  Bridget

I suffer from "oops" moments due to a complete lack of oestrogen thanks to the joy of breast cancer and oestrogen blocking pills for the last 14 years. I find I need to use pads/panty liners most days (when I am going out) just to feel confident. My skin is red raw in the "lady regions". A few days of these combined with the alternative toilet paper kit and my skin has already improved loads. Nowhere near as sore and no longer bleeding. I cannot recommend them highly enough. Brilliant.


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Wonderful
Sunday, 20 January 2019  |  Bridget

I tried these with some trepidation... !! I have had breast cancer twice (yes, bit greedy of me - once should have been enough). I have been on oestrogen blocking pills for the past 14 years. This has caused dry, sore, cracked and bleeding skin in the whole "downstairs" department. These wipes are fantastic. They really are not at all "yuk". Within just a few days my skin is so much better - no bleeding to start with. I haven't quite gone the whole hog and given up toilet paper completely! 1 wipe with that and then the rest with these brilliant wipes. Cannot recommend them highly enough. Also now using cloth sanitary pads for "oops" moments.


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10/10
Wednesday, 19 December 2018  |  Bec

With the multitude of options for reusable sanitary towels I went with cheeky wipes due to them being UK based, lovely designs and the 'family business' approach. I am very happy with my decision!
My enquiries were answered quickly and helpfully by a friendly, genuine person.
The pads themselves are very comfortable and absorbant.
If you have a heavy flow you can certainly run through but if you change every few hours it shouldn't happen.
So much more comfortable than any disposables I've used (including organic cotton). I bought the cotton fabric and the bamboo minky to see how they compared.. I was worried the minky may be slight sweaty but not at all. The terry bamboo is so soft and very absorbant. I will definitely be recommending to friends + family!


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Skin So Soft!
Friday, 23 November 2018  |  Katie

Bought as a gift for my SIL. Her message to me:
Do you use those face wipes that you got me? They’re literally my favourite thing ever, my skin has never been so soft and clear! ☺️ xx No I don’t but I definitely will be!!


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Sturdy, great design
Thursday, 1 November 2018  |  Victoria

The boxes are well made and sturdy. Like the colour coding of the kits with the essential oils. Ordered the pink box as a variation for reusable sanitary products. Love the design feature of the hooks with the net so you don’t need to get your hands in the soaking solution.


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Great first impressions
Thursday, 1 November 2018  |  Victoria

I have wanted to try non disposables for a long time to cut the amount of throwaway plastic I am using. I have used these for the first time and am really pleasantly surprised...they are beautifully soft and they clean up really well with no staining so far (I purchased a mucky box to soak them in before washing) They do move about slightly but will try tighter fitting underwear as suggested in other reviews...no leakages so far as they’re super absorbent. Will definitely try the thinner cotton ones for towards the end of my period.


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Chuck away your Tena lights!
Thursday, 1 November 2018  |  Susan

As someone who wears a "just in case" incontinence pad, I was getting really tired of buying pads, wearing them and putting them into landfill, especially when 99% of the time I hadn't needed to wear one anyway.
I bought some of these initially to wear around the house, at least I thought I will be reducing the amount I use. Now I wear them everywhere!


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Fan-freaking- tastic
Monday, 15 October 2018  |  Carly

I ordered three pairs and I'm going back for more...... I suffer with mehorragia and it usually looks like a horror movie even with two maternity pads but these little beauts kept everything in overnight no stress!
Definitely buying more.
My only criticisism is that they sit quite low..... I'd like them to come up slightly higher for all out Bridget Jones comfort!


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A great way to reduce your plastic use.
Saturday, 13 October 2018  |  Gillian

I tried washable sanitary pads 15 years ago but found they just didn’t keep me dry. These Cheekywipes pads are a whole different thing! I bought two to try and now I’ve ordered another ten; I won’t be going back to disposable pads. They’re comfortable, absorbent and don’t slide around (as long as you follow the advice about the nap on the back). Highly recommended x


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Fabulous - wish i had discovered them sooner
Sunday, 7 October 2018  |  Debra

I bought the starter pack and was so impressed i bought some more day pads for me and my sister. Really well made, comfortable and so absorbant. They wash really well too. I shall never go back to disposables.