Our Sixtine period shorty provides up to 12 hours of absorption for heavy flow. It is ideal at night or during heavy periods, thanks to its double layer of absorbent eucalyptus fiber.
Its minimalist lace on the waist and thighs makes it ultra discreet under your clothes. Wide on the hips, covering the back, Sixtine is a more enveloping version of our Armande shorty. It will suit all those who want a cut halfway between panties and boxers. This shorty is also available in beautiful versions in poppy red and royal blue, to brighten up your menstrual wardrobe.
A comfortable shorty guaranteed not to leak, not to smell and not to feel damp, always in organic cotton, like all our lingerie.
Since the launch of our brand of menstrual panties, all our menstrual lingerie is designed in France in our offices and the workshops we work with.
Elia menstrual panties are designed, knitted, cut, assembled and sewn in French workshops that respect strong sanitary and environmental specifications. The whole packaging of our products is designed by French illustrators. The stationery used is recyclable and recycled.
All our commitments around the made in France, the relocation and the textile industry imply industrial costs much more important than if we manufactured our products outside the territory.
When you buy Elia menstrual lingerie, you pay for a quality panty, produced with noble materials. You are buying a menstrual panty that respects the environment and that is labeled OEKO-TEX Standard 100, with an organic cotton thread and that supports the French craft industry thanks to the certifications Origine France Garantie and France Terre Textile. By buying an Elia menstrual panty, you participate to the relocation of our industry and to make live unique know-how.
It is a transparent panty proposed at the right price.
It is important to us to practice fair prices since always. For even more transparency, we explain in detail what is behind the price of our menstrual lingerie. Calculated on the basis of a classic menstrual panties, the costs vary according to the absorbent zone, the quantity of organic cotton, the shape and the lace used. Together, let us consume better!
Cutting, assembling, sewing and quality control are all done in France, thanks to the know-how of our French workshops.
Storage, labeling, inventory, return shipping... Our logistics chain works very hard to ensure that the right product arrives safely and without damage in your hands.
Our products are almost exclusively sold on our e-shop: we invest a lot in our e-commerce site, showcase of our products and our commitments (among other things, web hosting fees, commissions for online payment providers, development of new tools on the site ...)
Notre marge nous permet de nous assurer la viabilité de l'aventure Elia ! Nous réinvestissons généralement dans de la R&D pour être toujours au plus près de vos attentes.
All the things we can't compromise to run the business, such as office rent, bank charges or various insurances for example
Organic cotton, eucalyptus tencel, waterproof PUL, lace or braid... We highly value the origin and supply of our materials.
Donations and sponsorship
We donate 10% of our net profit to research against endometriosis, the Paris Hospitals, the fight against breast cancer and various actions to prevent menstrual precariousness. To support those who need it the most.
Marketing & Communication
We do our best to promote our products and that the information reaches you: communication actions, photo shoots, social networks influence...
This includes the salaries for our great Elia team, the social contributions and the costs of our health insurance to take care of our employees.
Since 2015, the VAT on feminine hygiene protection has increased to 5.5%.