Always handle the Eureka! Cup with clean hands. For the first use, sterilize the Eureka! Cup in boiling water for 4 minutes.
Follow the steps:
1º.- For right-handed people, hold the Eureka! Cup for her crown between the index finger and the thumb of her left hand. With the pad of the index finger of your right hand, fold the Eureka! Cup from any of its 4 tabs, to the deepest point of it. It will be retracted.
2º.- Extract the index finger and without it unfolding, and take the Eureka! Cup with the right hand. Find the position that is most comfortable for insertion into the vagina.
3º.- Separate the vaginal lips with the left hand and introduce the Eureka! Cup until it is whole inside the vagina (except the tube). By removing your fingers, the Eureka! Cup will unfold inside the vagina. To help this happen, the Eureka can be rotated! Cup until you notice that it has been successfully deployed. You can check around the Eureka! Cup with your finger.
4º.- Insert the tube into the vagina, with the help of your fingers, until it is absolutely vertical. The Eureka! Cup will be sealed and ready to enjoy it.
-Empty the Eureka! Cup at least once every 12 hours. It may be necessary to empty it earlier, depending on the intensity of each menstruation.
-Before emptying, wash your hands if possible with hot water and neutral soap. Insert two fingers into the vagina and grasp the tube to proceed with its extraction, always maintaining pressure so that blood does not flow through it. Aim at the toilet bowl and stop pressing the tube with your fingers to allow the blood to flow down into the toilet until the bowl empties. Once the emptying is finished, raise the tube again, to the sealed position, as previously indicated. If necessary, the tube can be cleaned with paper before reinserting it into the vagina.
-To completely extract the Eureka! Cup, proceed as indicated in the emptying section, but instead of raising the tube again, grasp the base of the cup (not the tube) with two fingers and extract it.
-We recommend using the Eureka Cup until you find the easiest and most suitable way to insert it, empty it and remove it. It may vary depending on each person.
Maintenance and cleaning:
-During menstruation, wash the Eureka! Cup with hot water and neutral soap. Once the period ends, the Eureka must be sterilized! Cup and repeat this procedure just before using it again, in the next period. Sterilize the Eureka! Cup in our sterilizing glass or in a saucepan, for 3 minutes and store it in the bag included in the box.
-Proper maintenance will prolong the life of the Eureka! Cup.