Kayleigh makes reusable products such as sanitary pads and kitchen rolls etc
Kayleigh Waplington fed up with using traditional sanitary products decided to pull out her sewing machine, and make her own. She was not happy with the alternatives that she purchased and realised that there were a need and a market for her handmade goods. She created her business Rainbow Rags.
Kayleigh explains how her natural ecological business is good for the planet, healthy, all the materials are reusable and can save the user money.
Within the Interview, Kayleigh and Anita talk about periods, the alternatives to traditional sanitary pads, period poverty, health benefits and pain relief when using alternative products, plus explore the stigma attached to the conversation of periods. In the future, Kayleigh hopes that more young girls will feel less squirmish about periods and start off using reusable sanitary products.