Dry Defender Tuck-in Waterproof Underpad The Dry Defender is described as an underpad; however, it is soft enough that you can sleep on it directly. The waterproof bottom layer is made of vinyl. You can select a size to fit beds that range from twin to queen size.
These waterproof pads stay in place with their attached side panels. Simply tuck them under the sides of the mattress. You can use bleach on the Dry Defender mattress pad, and it should hold up for washes.
Most customers say this pad works well to absorb nighttime accidents, and indeed, it can hold up to 8 cups of liquid. However, if you live in a hot climate, this may not be the best choice. It seems the vinyl layer tends to trap heat underneath you, making for a too-hot sleeping experience for some people. That said, this is a good, affordable pad to use as a period blanket.
White top, blue bottom layer Size: Polyester, Vinyl Editors Rating: However, this can also be placed above the sheets to keep them clean during your menstrual period. This pad is very thin but extremely absorbent. However, it should stay in place if you put it underneath a fitted sheet. This item can absorb up to 6 cups of fluid. Customers say that this product is very sturdy and it holds up well wash after wash.
You can machine wash and dry this product. Chummie Waterproof Mattress Protector The Chummie Waterproof Mattress Protector has a waterproof vinyl layer to stop leaks from getting onto your fitted sheet or mattress. It has tuck-in sides to keep it snug and in place on your bed. The four layers of this product can absorb up to six cups of fluid while keeping skin dry.
This will certainly keep the sheets and mattress safe from period blood. Chummie offers a six-year warranty for this bed protector. You can machine wash it as many as times, and it should still stay in great shape. Customer say this item is very absorbent and holds up to washings as described. The only thing to consider is that the vinyl layer might hold on to heat. If you tend to run hot naturally, this may not allow for enough nighttime airflow.
Nobles Washable Waterproof Mattress and Sheet Protector This is a basic choice for protecting your mattress from accidents due to an unexpected or heavy period. It goes over your fitted sheet. Tuck the side-flaps under your mattress to keep this protector in place. After use, just throw it into your washing machine and machine or hang dry. It can absorb up to 6 cups of liquid, which is more than enough to serve its purpose as a period blanket. This bed protector can seem kind of stiff when you first get it, but it will soften up after repeated washings.
Like other pads with vinyl as the waterproof layers, some customer complained that the pad held the heat and made for an uncomfortable sleep experience. They also said the vinyl made a crinkling sound when they moved around at night. White with mint green Size: This product will do a good job at stopping leaks from excessive menstrual bleeding from getting onto your sheets or mattress. Also, some users complained that the stitching in the quilting started to come apart after only one washing.
This product from Epica seems a bit overpriced for its unimpressive quality-level. DMI Waterproof Flannel Rubber Sheet Protector This sheet protector is different from the others reviewed here because it has a non-allergenic synthetic rubber waterproof backing.
The top layer is soft, cotton flannel material. However, some reviewers say they put theirs in the dryer on medium, and it comes out just fine. The DMI pad has very mixed reviews. Many customers say it worked great. Your pad, tampon or other feminine hygiene product leaks overnight You get your period unexpectedly while you sleep You have sex before your period is over We hope this review has opened your eyes to the stress-free nights you can experience with a sheet and mattress protector.
Have fun choosing the one you like best.