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Jess Bauer X Cottons Interview

h3JessBauerXCottonsInterviewh3pInanefforttobreakthetabooofwomendiscussingtheirperiodsthenewCottonscampaigncelebratesthesometimesfunnysometimesembarrassingandalwaysrelatablerollercoasterthatcomeswithhavingaperiod.brbrEncouragingwomentosharetheirownstoriesCottonsalongwithJessBauerworkedtogethertodevelopaseriesofvideosinwhichtheYouTubebeautysensationsharesherownlightheartedexperiences.brbrBauerexplainsthatshewasexcitedtobeinvolvedwithabrandthatwasbreakingdownconversationbarriersandshehopedtostartanopenandfrankconversation.brbrldquoIneverreallyunderstoodwhysomewomenweresohushhushabouttheirperiodsorwhymostbrandssteerawayfromtherealityofwhatitrsquoslike.rdquoBauersaid.brbrldquoYourfirstperiodcanbescaryandemotional.Theonesafterthatcanoftenbeawkwardembarrassingandjustdownrightfunny.IthinkitrsquosgreattobreakdownthebarrieroftalkingaboutperiodsbecauseitisreallyonlynaturalrdquobrbrBauerrsquosseriesofvideosallshareonethingincommoneachconcludingthatherstoryisonlynaturalasareCottons.brbrThe22yearoldfamilybusinesswasthefirstinAustraliatodevelop100cottontamponsafternoticingagapinthemarketforchemicalfreenaturalchoicesbeingsurroundedbyonlysyntheticalternatives.brbrldquoMygirlfriendsandInowlaughatourselvesandopenlytalkaboutthesillystoriesthatwersquoveallexperiencedatonepointthesestoriesandfeelingsarenormalandIthinktheyshouldbetreatedthatway.rdquoBauersaid.brbrTheCottonsrangeincludes100cottontamponsaswellascottonlinedpadslinersaswellasamaternityrangeandstarterpackprovidingacomfortablechoiceforwomenatanystageoftheirlives.brbrbrph3InterviewwithJessBauerh3pstrongQuestionstrongWhatinspiredyoutoteamupwithCottonsbrbrstrongJessBauerstrongIrememberasateenbeingquiteembarrassedabouthavingmyperiodandIwishsomeonewasabletotellmethethingsCottonsistryingtogetacrossitrsquosokaytotalkaboutperiodsandtamponsandpadshellipItrsquosaverynaturalthing.IwasinspiredtoteamupwiththembecauseIjustknowthe13yearoldmewouldwanttohearallofthisbrbrbrstrongQuestionstrongWhyisthismessageimportantforyoubrbrstrongJessBauerstrongWhenIwasgrowingupIknowabunchofteensdidnrsquotreallytalkabouttheirperiodsandIthinkitrsquossuperimportanttobeabletobeyourselfandtobecomfortable.IalsorememberbeingafraidoftamponsLOLandstucktopadsforsolongsimplybecauseIwastooscaredtotrysomethingelse.IwantyounggirlswhowerelikemetobecompletelyrelaxedatthethoughtofgettingtheirperiodshavingtoweartamponsandpadsandIwantthemtoknowthatIwasscaredtooAndconfusedIwantthemtoknowthatIwasexactlyliketheymightbe.brbrbrstrongimgstylefloatrightmargin5px15pxsrchttpwww.girl.com.auimgjessbauer.jpgwidth350height230strongstrongQuestionstrongWhatdoyoulikemostabouttheCottonsbrandbrbrstrongJessBauerstrongIlovethatitrsquosAussieAndIlovethatits100cottonwhichamazingforsensitivity.IwantgirlstoknowthattherersquosnothingwrongwiththeirbodiesiftheyrsquoreexperiencinganyformofdiscomforttheycantryCottonsandknowthatthenaturalbenefitsmightbeabletohelpwiththat.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongHowcanAustralianssupportyouandbreakthetabooofwomenopenlydiscussingtheirperiodsbrbrstrongJessBauerstrongIthinkitrsquosjustimportanttogetinvolvedinconversationslikethis.Itrsquollhappenalmostnaturallyifthewomenthatgirlslookuptoareupfrontandopen.Opportunitieslikethisareespeciallysignificantndashwherethemediaarewillingtosupporttalkaboutsomethingthatrsquosnotusuallycovered.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongHowimportantisitforyoutoencourageAustralianwomenbrbrstrongJessBauerstrongThemainthingthatIwanttodowithmyplatformistoencourageandinspire.Ijustwanttohelpchangelivesinthebiggestandsmallestwaysevenaboutperiods.brbrbrstronguestionstrongHowcanwewatchyouronlinevideosregardingperiodsbrbrstrongJessBauerstrongOnmyYouTubechannelahrefhttpswww.youtube.comuserbauerbirdstargetblankJessBaueraoronCottonsrsquoahrefhttpswww.facebook.comthisiscottonshcrefSEARCHampfrefnftargetblankFacebookapage.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongCanyoushareastoryaboutyourperiodwithusbrbrstrongJessBauerstrongOnetimeIwasabout14or15myfriendandIwereoutgettingicecreaminthemainmallinourtown.IdidnrsquotknowIhadmyperiodandwewereeatingawayonthesewhiteseatsandIcouldstarttofeelsomething.IimmediatelyfreakedoutandsubtlygotuptocheckhellipAndmywholewhiteseatwascoveredinblood.SoembarrassingMyfriendrushedtogetnapkinstotryandwipeitupsogrossbutweembracedtheawkwardnessandImadehergivemehersparetracksuitpantsandIworethemoversportpantsIalreadyhadon.DonrsquotthinkIwentbacktothaticecreamplacebrbrbrstrongQuestionstrongWhatadvicedoyouhaveforustoapproachthisconversationwithourfriendsbrbrstrongJessBauerstrongIthinktruefriendsshouldbeabletobeopenandhonestwithoneanother.ThestoryItoldabovewaswithoneofmybestfriendsandwedidnrsquotfinditweirdatallbecauseofhowclosewewere.WeactuallyhadacodenameforourperiodsowecouldtalkaboutitwithoutpeopleknowingitmadeitverycomfortableforusandIthinkthatrsquoswhatrsquosimportant.Wehavehelpedeachotheroutsomanytimesthroughthemanyperiodsjustbecausewearesocomfortablewitheachotherwebothknowithappensanditrsquosnaturalsowearejustthereforeachother.brbrbrstrongQuestionstrongWhatoriginallyinspiredyoutostartaYouTubechannelbrbrst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