The cervix comes up a lot in conversation when talking about period cups, tampons and women's health more broadly. But where is the cervix, how deep is it, and what is a cervix? Before you can figure out whether yours is high or low, let's go back to the basics. The following content is information and not meant as medical advice. If you have any questions or concerns regarding your health, please speak with your physician.
Located between the uterus and the vagina, it’s located near the uterus and the bladder. Typically, it’s 2 cm in length, which is around 1.2 inches.
Keep in mind that its position changes throughout your menstrual cycle. Every woman’s body is different, so it’s up to you to choose what’s comfortable. It may be easier to answer, where is the cervix, when you are on your period as it may be lower down.
Here’s a step-by-step feel-guide to working how the height of your cervix and therefore the right size menstrual cup for you:
Even though our bodies are all so different, each of us has the opportunity to live in period freedom. Give yourself a chance and invest in a Delilah Cup. You won’t regret it for a minute.