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August Business Update

A lot has been on the go in August for the Taboo team. Izzy and Eloise recorded a Self Made Theory podcast with Ben Campbell that you can have listen to right here. The podcast interview is all about the social enterprise business model, making a difference, overcoming the challenges we have faced since starting […]

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Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder

Anyone who gets their period has likely had moments where they have flown off the handle or burst into tears about the most minor of inconveniences. However, usually Aunt Flo arrives the next day leaving us thinking, “hmmmm maybe that was PMS and I overreacted just a tiny bit,”. For some people who menstruate the […]

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July Business Update

The Taboo team has had another busy month for July, taking some important steps to further the business. We kicked off the month with a team dinner at Izzy’s house where new team members Alva and Ophelia finally got to meet the rest of the team in person and existing team members had a much […]

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Contraception and Your Period Part Two

We here at Taboo Sanitary Products just can’t stop talking about contraception! So much so that we’ve decided to bring a part deux to our ‘Contraception and Your Period’ blog. There’s just so many options out there for folks who bleed and ovulate but as always before we begin it must be said that if […]

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One Girl Quarterly Round Up

Here at Taboo Sanitary Products we’re super proud to have partnered with  Melbourne based company One Girl, which aims to end period poverty by empowering women in Sierra Leone through educating them about menstruation and providing them with access to sanitary products. One Girl recently released it’s first business report card for 2020 and Taboo thought we […]

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June Business Update

Our team has been tirelessly working away at some AMAZING things this June. Our biggest triumph so far, is that this month, our product has been introduced into 144 new stores! Firstly, a fantastic local business, National Pharmacies has introduced our product into 22 stores around Australia, 19 in SA, 2 in VIC and 1 […]

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Celebrating Menstrual Hygiene Day

We here at Taboo love any excuse for a day of celebration, especially a day that celebrates the end of global period poverty and ending the stigma that surrounds menstruation. Menstrual Hygiene Day has been celebrated globally since 2014 on May 28th (because there are 28 days in a cycle which usually lasts for 5 […]

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May Business Update

Another month of covid-19 restrictions has had the team strapped to computer screens and webcams for team meetings, catch ups and milestone conversations! To start the month off, lots of our incredible ambassadors have been taking advantage of their spare time by dropping off some information flyers to people’s letterboxes in their neighbourhood, to spread […]

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April Business Update

April has been one of the most interesting months for TABOO so far, mostly due to this hugely historic season of learning to manage the impacts of COVID-19. In terms of activities, like most businesses’, things were a bit quiet for our team as we weren’t able to present at any schools or attend any […]

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March Business Update

In Adelaide, March is commonly referred to as Mad March due to the enormous amount of festivals and events that are hosted in our home state. At TABOO we could argue that every month is Mad for us and that’s just the way we like it! The excitement of this month started off on the 6th, with our co-founder […]

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