Nickeze Emily Period Underwear are part of Nickeze Post-Partum bleeding leak proof and absorbent period underwear that can take up to 6 tampons worth of blood without the need for any other sanitary product. Emily Period Underwear are made of 95% cotton and 5% spandex and have mesh at the side for breathability. The extra 5th layer has been added for increased absorbency. The protective panel comes up to the waist band at the back and 3/4 up to the waist band at the front to protect you from leaks whether you are sleeping, breast-feeding, sitting or standing. The extra soft protective panel of this period underwear is soft against episiotomy area and the waist band is high above the C-Section wound area.