femestella: If you’ve ever wondered whether o…

femestella:

If you’ve ever wondered whether or not it’s safe to skip the placebo week in your birth control pack, let me give you a definitive answer: yes, it is absolutely safe.

Menstruation serves no other purpose than to help you get pregnant, so if you have no current plans to increase your family by one (or two or three) then there is no medical reason as to why you need to get your period.

If you’d like to know more about why it’s ok to skip your period, we’ve got all your answers here.