On the days leading up to your period, your body feels like it’s waging a war against itself; and a week after your cycle ends, you’re at peak GGSS. But do you know why? Glamour produced a video of your period personified, and it’s totally on point:
Days 1 to 2: Fatigue + cramps
Days 3 to 5: More estrogen = more energy
Days 6 to 9: Glowing skin!
Days 10 to 13: Better orgasms
Days 14 to 18: Ovulation, ugh
Days 19 to 22: Breakouts
Days 23 to 25: Bloating
Days 26 to 28: Get ready to do it all over again.
This story originally appeared on Cosmo.ph.
* Minor edits have been made by the Femalenetwork.com editors.