At last, a tampon emoji

As Always pointed out in a recent ad campaign, emojis weren’t developed with women in mind. But within a keyboard app that launched this week, Seventeen has made a practical addition to the language. Behold, the tampon emoji:

About the author

Sarah Kessler is a senior writer at Fast Company, where she writes about the on-demand/gig/sharing "economies" and the future of work.