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This Happens To The Women You Know During Their Menstrual Cycle

It is all that you hear and much more than you know

Two pictures placed side-by-side to show Blessing Oluchukwu Awamba before and during her menstrual cycle. To highlight the acne and pimples that show up during her monthly period.
(L-R) Before and after photos of the Author’s face with the permission of the author. To further show how much her face changes during her menstrual cycle.

I have always avoided going out during my period. As much as I can help it, I hole up in my home.

Not just because of the pelvic pain and mood swings. Not the bloating or excessive cramps. Not even the period poop.

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