PRODUCT DETAIL


TAMPAX Compak Pearl Tampons are our No.1 tampon for comfort, protection & discretion. With a discreet, smooth plastic applicator with a rounded tip and an Anti-Slip Grip, TAMPAX Compak Pearl Tampons give you a comfortable smooth insertion. Its Pearl tampon gently expands to fit your unique body shape, and its LeakGuard braid helps to stop leaks before they happen. TAMPAX Compak Pearl Tampons come in colourful, bold colours and a wrapper with easy-to-open tabs. No one will ever know you are on your period. TAMPAX Compak Pearl Regular tampons are for your lighter to medium flow days.
Never used a tampon before? No problem, visit our step-by-step guide on how to use a tampon.


- Our N°1 Comfort & Protection

- Our smoothest discreet plastic applicator featuring our best anti-leak protection system

- Wrapper with easy-to-open tear-tabs

- Expands to fit your body shape for worry-free protection

- Anti-Slip Grip


FormFit


FormFit

The tampon gently expands once inserted to fit your body’s shape for full protection. 

LeakGuard braid


LeakGuard braid

The braid not only helps you easily pull out the tampon when removing, but also provides added backup protection to help prevent leaks. 

SmoothTouch applicator


SmoothTouch applicator

The applicator features a smooth, rounded tip and anti-slip grip for easy and comfortable insertion. 

Discreet in pocket


Discreet in pocket

The colourful wrapper opens easily and quietly for discretion, and is purse resistant, so you can always have one with you for on the go.



TAMPAX Compak PearlTAMPAX Compak Pearl

PRODUCT DETAIL

Compak Pearl
Comparison chart Compak Pearl
Comparison chart Pearl
Comparison chart Compak
Comparison chart Cardboard

COMPARISON CHART

RELATED FAQ

- Q: How long can I wear a tampon?

- A: When using tampons, it's important to choose the lowest absorbency necessary for your menstrual flow. And because the amount of flow varies from day to day, it's likely that you will need to use different absorbencies on different days of your period. Selecting the right absorbency comes with experience, but as a guide, if a tampon absorbs as much as it can and has to be changed before 4 hours, then you may want to try a higher absorbency. On the other hand, if you remove a tampon and after 4-8 hours white fibre is still showing, you should choose a lower absorbency.

LEARN MORE

RELATED FAQ

tampon_101_title

Using a tampon isn’t nearly as scary as it might sound, but being prepared is essential. Here is what you need to know about using tampons!

LEARN MORE

TAMPON

Ratings And Reviews

This area allows consumers like you to express their own opinions and comments. TAMPAX does not represent or warrant the accuracy of any statements or product claims made here, nor endorses any opinions expressed within this section.

starblueicon
staroutlineicon
4.57/5 (2682)
93% Recommended
  • Protection
    rating blocks on
  • Comfort
    rating blocks on
  • DISCRETION
    rating blocks on

Reviews Text

*City:
Kent
Protection
rating blocks on
Comfort
rating blocks on
DISCRETION
rating blocks on
starblueicon
staroutlineicon
01/02/2017

Applicator does not work

Applicator does not work. An utter waste of money!

No, I do not recommend this product.

*City:
London
Protection
rating blocks on
Comfort
rating blocks on
DISCRETION
rating blocks on
starblueicon
staroutlineicon
25/07/2016

Worst tampons I've bought in a while

These look pretty and yes they are very discreet, however, they just don't do the job. I've been using tampax for many years and this is the worst version I've ever purchased. I've been in work an hour and I already need to change it. That does not happen with any of the others. Unfortunately, as I bought them on a deal, I've got two boxes to get through, but given how quickly they need to be changed, I should get through them pretty quickly...

No, I do not recommend this product.

*City:
singapore
Protection
rating blocks on
Comfort
rating blocks on
DISCRETION
rating blocks on
starblueicon
staroutlineicon
27/02/2017

TERRIBLE APPLICATOR

Terrible applicator. It doesn't click into place, and it is not long enough to insert the tampon properly. You need to use several tampons to just get one that works. The previous compak's were great. These are a disaster. I will not be buying.

No, I do not recommend this product.

*City:
Warwickshire
Protection
rating blocks on
Comfort
rating blocks on
DISCRETION
rating blocks on
starblueicon
staroutlineicon
24/07/2016

Painful

The most uncomfortable tampons I have ever used actually painful to have in! How they pride themselves on comfort I do not know. After speaking with friends they agreed with me and would not use again.

No, I do not recommend this product.

*City:
Norwich
Protection
rating blocks on
Comfort
rating blocks on
DISCRETION
rating blocks on
starblueicon
staroutlineicon
17/11/2016

Bad Design

I only bought these as the shop had none of the normal Compak ones. I certainly won't be buying them again, the applicators don't stay extended after clicking into place. Very disappointed!

No, I do not recommend this product.

*City:
London, UK
Protection
rating blocks on
Comfort
rating blocks on
DISCRETION
rating blocks on
starblueicon
staroutlineicon
10/05/2017

One Applicator was Actually Empty

Quite possibly the worst tampon I've ever used. I'm from the states and have been using Tampax original for my whole life, happily, and have even used the compak equivalent (Pocket) in the US as well. Bought these over in London thinking they would be the same, but wow. Not a single applicator actually pushed the cotton out as expected, so I had to adjust manually every time. There was even an empty applicator- kid you not- which is unsurprising really given the ineffectiveness of the applicator in the first place, the cotton could've just fallen out. Wow. Truly in disbelief at the terrible quality of this product from a brand I've loved and sworn by for so long.

No, I do not recommend this product.