Warmies Are a Girl’s Best Friend [Chillable, Microwavable Stuffed Animals & Self-Care]

Microwavable Period Stuffed Animals For Cramps

The beauty of womanhood includes the power to create life, break barriers in careers, build relationships, and live out dreams. Womanhood means being strong and kind, powerful and vulnerable, supportive and independent. However, the beauty of womanhood also includes period cramps, hormonal acne, hot flashes, migraines, and more. This leads many women to look for products that provide relief, comfort, and even a little joy in moments of struggle. 

Marilyn Monroe sang “Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend,” but we all know Warmies microwavable stuffed animals are the real besties. Here we’re covering the best chillable and heatable Warmies stuffed animals and self-care products for period pain, menopause, and everything in between. 

Warmies Stuffed Animals for Period Relief 

You might be asking yourself, wait, what are period stuffed animals and why do I need one? Let us explain! While some women experience little to no symptoms during their periods, the vast majority do. If you or a loved one suffers from menstrual cramps, back pain, bloating, or mood swings, a heatable and chillable stuffed animal may be just what the doctor orders. Below we’ll go through how Warmies can help.

Top Pick: Period Panda

This period panda is the perfect gift for anyone suffering from PMS, period pain or anxiety. It’s weighted, scented with real French lavender and microwavable for soothing warmth.

Menstrual Cramp Relief

Menstrual Cramp Relief: During menstruation, the uterus sheds its lining, causing contractions. The pain from cramps ranges from person to person, cycle to cycle. Some report mild cramping, while others suffer from debilitating pain, especially those with endometriosis. Around 20% of women suffer from endometriosis, which causes severe cramping and pain, along with digestive distress, bloating, and a variety of other unpleasant symptoms. Heat therapy is a natural and effective way to reduce pain from cramps as it helps the uterine muscles relax. Warmies are microwavable stuffed animals that act as a heat pad similar to hot water bottles but without the mess.

Top Pick: Crampster Hamster

This heated stuffed animal is perfect to ease cramps: just 90 seconds in the microwave brings  over an hour of soothing warmth. A bonus is all Warmies are gently weighted with flax seed and scented with lavender to promote a sense of calm and help you relax.

Ovulation Pain

Ovulation pain, or mittelschmerz, is a lesser known, yet common ailment. Around 40% of women experience ovulation pain at some point in their life. It can feel like cramps, or a sharp pain on one side of the lower abdomen. Heat therapy like hot water bottles, electric heating pads, and microwavable stuffed animals help reduce pain by increasing blood flow and relaxing the muscles. 

Top Pick: Ovulation Crustacean Crab

Heatable stuffie for pain relief.

Whether you need some heat therapy for ovulation pain or are just feeling crabby, Warmies offers a respite from symptoms. These microwavable stuffed animals are filled with natural flaxseed to retain warmth for over an hour for soothing relief. 

Lower Back Pain 

Some women experience lower back pain because their cramps radiate to their back. Hormones called prostaglandins release, promoting uterine contractions necessary for shedding the uterine lining, but this can also affect lower back muscles. 

Top Pick: Pain Relief Platypus

This adorable stuffed animal heating pad has a flat body for a wider surfer area of warmth. Warmies may promote blood flow to the lower back area, decreasing inflammation and reducing the muscle spasms that cause pain. After all, if you need a microwavable heating pad, why not choose a cuddly pink platypus?!

Stress & Anxiety  

The Anxiety & Depression Association of America reported that women are twice as likely to have anxiety disorders before the age of 50 than men. Anxiety disorders often result in elevated heart rate and insomnia, among other things. Warmies stuffed animals are weighted with flax seed and designed to promote rest and improve quality sleep. The gentle pressure of the weighted stuffie can ease anxiety through deep stimulation, similar to a hug, helping calm your central nervous system. 

Top Pick: Positivity Potato

Let this hilarious, heatable, chillable and weighted stuffed animal be the instant boost of calm you need in your life. Hug the Positivity Potato and let its sweet face be a reminder to make time for self-care and to not take life too seriously. 

Headaches & Migraines 

Women are three to four times more likely to experience migraines than men. Hormone levels fluctuate throughout a woman’s cycle. Estrogen peaks around the middle of the and dips during the period. This increases pain sensitivity, triggering migraines and headaches. “Menstrual migraines” are most likely to occur two days before a period or the first three days of your period. Symptoms can include pain, blurred visions, aura spots or flashes, and light and sound sensitivity, as well as nausea and vomiting. 

Top Pick: Chillable Eye Mask for Migraine Relief

Cold therapy has been a natural migraine relief method for centuries. Warmies eye masks are chillable in the freezer for cool relief. As it lowers the head's temperature, pain can ease as blood vessels constrict and reduce pain signals to your brain. 

Menopause & Hot Flashes 

Once women finally make it through puberty, childbirth, and over 30 years of menstruation, you reach menopause. Most women enter menopause between 45 and 55 years old as a natural part of the aging process. However, EVERYONE is different! The most common symptom is hot flashes or hot flushes,  which come on suddenly and cause intense heat in the face and body, occasionally accompanied by a rapid heartbeat. Night sweats, insomnia or sleep difficulties, and mood changes also occur. 

Top Pick: Chillable Menopause Manatee

Warmies self-care products can be chilled in the freezer, and are a great tool to combat hot flashes, offering cool relief when you need it. Plus, the soothing scent of lavender and weight can help you fall asleep faster. 

The (Girl) Power of Warmies 

Being a woman is beautiful but it can also be hard. Warmies’ heated, weighted, lavender-scented, and freezable products offer relief when you need it, no matter what life throws at you. Choose from Warmies’ 180+ plush stuffed animals, neck wraps, eye masks, boots, and more to find your perfect Warmies, or take our Quiz to get matched with your perfect product!