You really need to take advantage of being a woman, take off for your period. Even if you try to be tough and one of the guys you'll be expected to work harder and longer but with no greater chance of higher pay or promotion.
Job Satisfaction Level
Not for Pay, Promotion
Have a thick skin but also play the woman card, there were women who took off when they got their period, I tried to be one of the men and stay tough and it didn't benefit me any.
Improve work-life balance and policies (e.g. flex-time, limit face time)