How much money have YOU spent on tampons? Calculator reveals the staggering amounts lost as new campaign launches to 'ax the pink tax'

Women spend an extra $1,353 per year on products like sanitary pads, shampoo and tampons, new research reveals.
These items are taxed as luxury goods - or deemed to be unnecessary - in 40 states, including New York, Texas and California.
A 2015 report revealed that women's personal care products cost more 56 percent of the time, while men's products cost more 13 percent of the time.
Now a new campaign called Ax the Pink Tax, launched by Girls in Tech and The European Wax Center, is raising awareness about how expensive it is for people who rely on female-specific products like tampons. 
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3 April 2018 in Health, Views: 63
Source: Daily Mail
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