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Do you take baths if you are on your period?

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Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 3:35 AM on May. 22, 2009 in Just for Fun

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  • I don't think I have.
    I usually take showers.
    I rarely even take baths.
    CamiiiCompasion

    Answer by CamiiiCompasion at 3:43 AM on May. 22, 2009

  • I hardly ever take baths since we bought our house... our rental had a nice soaker tub.. our house has normal tubs and they arent as fun.. I dont think I have.. but if I wanted to I would just wear a tampon I guess..

    LuminousMom

    Answer by LuminousMom at 3:46 AM on May. 22, 2009

  • i havent taken a bath in yeeeeeeeeeears!! i like showers, theyre more relaxing
    alexis_06

    Answer by alexis_06 at 3:53 AM on May. 22, 2009

  • i have plenty of times..and didnt have any problems, i guess the water stops your flow for a lil while or something, but i never bled in the bath.
    MaciesMommy09

    Answer by MaciesMommy09 at 4:09 AM on May. 22, 2009

  • I have...for one I use tampons mainly... but even if I don't have one in there, water stops your flow... at least that's what my gym teacher in 8th grade told me... :P
    Gremlyn

    Answer by Gremlyn at 6:07 AM on May. 22, 2009

  • Tried it once. It was gross when the blood started floating in the water. Never again.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 6:09 AM on May. 22, 2009

  • Never baths for me - always a shower.
    PrydferthMenyw

    Answer by PrydferthMenyw at 7:47 AM on May. 22, 2009

  • Honestly you got to be preeetty heavy for your blood to be floating in the bath water. Put a clean tampon on and soak them kitties! But seriously Ive taken baths with my period on, it eases the cramps, without a tampon. When I stand up it slides down my legs...ewwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwww. {{then i just turn the shower on}}
    diamondmamma

    Answer by diamondmamma at 8:25 AM on May. 22, 2009

  • I prefer baths over showers (more relaxing) and yes, have taken baths during my period, while wearing a tampon.
    Supermom543

    Answer by Supermom543 at 9:00 AM on May. 22, 2009

  • As long as I have a tampon in no big deal, same as swimming.
    salexander

    Answer by salexander at 12:12 PM on May. 22, 2009

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