Your Post-Baby "Assets": Love 'em or Hate 'em?Jaime Morrison Curtis
You had a baby. Your boobs got really big. You hear the jokes about how sexy your new cleavage is, but you feel more like a cow than a Playboy model. Do you love your two new friends or are they dragging you down? Either way, I say embrace your new (if temporary) assets: Treat them with care and kindness and maybe even enjoy them a bit before they deflate. Click through to learn more about my favorite products for showing your giant post-baby boobs some love.
Ameda Comfortgel Hydrogel Pads 1 of 4Two weeks post-baby I desperately wrapped up my baby and stumbled into The Pump Station begging for nipple relief. The kind lady handed me these. I put them in the fridge. I put them on my nips. I was saved by the cool, soothing, soft gel. Breastfeeding might not have worked out for me without them. $15.95 at The Pump Station.
Motherlove Herbal Nipple Cream 2 of 4Use on sore, cracked nursing nipples to soften and heal skin, and relieve pain. This creamy salve goes on easily, and all ingredients are safe for ingestion. $10 at The Pump Station.
Bravado Essential Nursing Bra Tank 3 of 4Yes, it's pricey, but you will wear it every day. It's got a crazy supportive shelf bra inside, it flips down for nursing while retaining some privacy, and it's great for layering. The ruching also gives it a little extra style. Great for giant boobs. $48.95 at The Pump Station.
Cake Lingerie 3-Way Convertible Nursing Bra 4 of 4And to truly learn to love your giant boobs you will need one nursing bra that makes you feel sexy. I love the Cake Lingerie 3 Way Convertible Nursing Bra. It even comes in a size E! $67 at Sylene.
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