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These Are the Best Period Pants To Buy Right Now

For those who menstruate, finding the right underwear to support you during your period can be a tricky task. Whether it's trouble pairing with pads and tampons or finding something comfortable enough that still allows for leaky moments, there's a lot to consider. That's where period pants come in, a comfortable yet effective method of protection and support with proven advantages.

Free from fragrance or chafe-inducing fabrics, period pants are a sustainable alternative that can be used month after month -- making them both a worthy investment and a better environmental choice. From Modibodi to Snuggs, we've rounded up our favorite period pants to shop, offering size inclusivity and sustainability.

If you're in the market for some period-proof undies, read on for our curated list of the best period-proof underwear brands you can buy right now.

While you're here, check out our list of the coolest underwear brands to add to your 2024 rotation.

Aisle

 

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Designed to absorb up to four tampons' worth of blood, Aisle's reusable panties come in five different silhouettes including the high-waisted Bikini, the medium-rise Hipster, the classic Boxer Brief, the full bum-covering Brief and the cheeky Thong. Each design is available in sizes ranging from XS to XL, with styles like the Hipster and Boxer Brief going up to 5XL. Alongside pants, Aisle also makes a range of sustainable menstrual care products including washable pads and liners, menstrual cups and more.

Knix

 

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Toronto-based company Knix describes itself as an intimate apparel company that empowers everyone to live "unapologetically free." The brand's underwear lineup features a good mix of athletic and elegant, lacy styles, so there's a good range to choose from. Its Leakproof Bikini in particular features patented leakproof technology that absorbs up to three teaspoons of liquid, so you don't need to worry about leaks even while working out on your period days. For undergarments that complement your skin tone, the brand's Nudes Collection features five neutral tones on designs including the Leakproof Boyshort and the Leakproof Thong.

Modibodi

 

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Offering sizes ranging from XS to 6XL, Australian company Modibodi prides itself on creating functional intimates that are accessible to literally every body. Choose from the brand's extensive variety of comfy undies and swimwear for your super light, moderate and heavy flow needs, including comfy thongs, bikinis and briefs designed to save you from unexpected leaks.

Proof

 

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Proof makes period-proof underwear that are equal parts sleek and comfortable. Designed with the company's patented Leak-Loc technology, a multi-layer system that prevents leakage and fights odors, its extensive offering provides all the protection you need. For especially heavy and super heavy flow days, the Leakproof Bikini and Leakproof Hipster are the perfect silhouettes.

Revol Undies

Revol Undies' stylish silhouettes are crafted with the ultimate period-proof materials, allowing you to look and feel your best even on the heaviest days of your cycle. Every single piece by Revol Undies is hand-made to ensure quality production and arrives in an extensive size range of 2XS to 5XL.

LOLA

 

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New York-based brand LOLA offers a range of gynecologist-approved period products including pants, tampons, pads and wipes. Prioritizing organic wellness, the brand prides itself on developing high quality products without toxins, dyes or other harmful ingredients.

Snuggs

 

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Voted Europe's number one period brand, Snuggs offers a wide range of cozy period pants in an extensive amount of colors and styles. Its recently dropped "Invisible" collection includes a range of pieces perfect for protecting yourself no matter what you wear.