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Menstrual Pads for those with DH

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We haven't had a post like this in a number of years.

What brand of menstrual pads do you use?  I switched to CVS cotton pads and they are glorious, but also 50cents a pad.  I can't use my menstrual cup all the time.  Do you have any brands that are cheaper and don't cause DH flares.  Because nothing says fun like being on your period and having your skin break open around your lady bits..


I have been diagnosed with celiac disease.  I have DH, so I really need pads that won't make my immune system eat through my skin.  If I have to I will stick with the CVS cotton ones, I just was hoping for something less costly.


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