Hear real women and men share their very real experiences with different methods of birth control.
Lisa, 29, cervical cap
A former pill and IUD user, Lisa had to travel great lengths to find a cervical cap. She had some frustrating moments early on, figuring out how to get it in. And then how to get it out. But now it’s quick and easy.
Lisa also loves that she doesn’t have to insert the cap in the heat of the moment. She can put it in while getting dressed for a date and be good to go whenever the action begins.
It's not something that has to be put on in exactly the
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