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Always is removing the female symbol from its period products
07 November 2019 - 11:20

Always is removing the female symbol from its period products

Always just announced its period products like tampons and sanitary pads will no longer feature the Venus symbol (aka the female/woman symbol).

The move comes after two trans activists tweeted Always asking why it was necessary for the symbol to appear on the packaging. They also pointed out that while yes, of course, women have periods, some trans and non-binary people also menstruate.

You can read the full article in Cosmopolitan here.

Also featured in The Mirror, Metro

Here at Wear White Again it is seen as a positive step to see such a big brand moving towards gender neutral messaging for a period product.

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