What is Postpartum Belt?
Postpartum belts are products designed to support and help the wearer's body recover after childbirth. They are usually adjustable, often with Velcro fasteners, and are designed to be worn around the midsection or lower back.
Here you will find a nice collection of postpartum belts of different shapes, sizes and colors to fit your individual needs. These belts are the best accessories to support your belly after childbirth and help recover your belly shape to the pre-pregnancy state.
After giving birth, it is possible for many women to have weak belly and pelvic muscles and loose skin around the belly area. Furthermore, back pain may appear and it might be difficult to keep a good posture. Women who have experienced cesarean delivery might feel pain and discomfort in the incision area.
For starters, our postpartum belts are particularly designed to restore the belly shape. They support and help quicker bring belly skin and muscles back to their pre-pregnancy position. Additionally, postpartum belts provide gentle compression to the belly, which can help reduce uncomfortable feeling after delivery.
Second, postpartum belts provide good back support thus they can relieve possible pain that may occur in the lower back. In addition, they improve women's posture and mobility by providing gentle support to the back and abdomen.
Finally, postpartum belts can be quite useful for women who have had a cesarean section. They can reduce surgical pain and swelling, protect belly muscles from injury and strain and promote faster healing of the section.
If you wish to speed up the recovery process of your belly and help make it look flatter and slimmer - try one of our postpartum belts! With regular use, you can see a noticeable difference in the shape and size of your belly.
We recommend you to take off occasionally a postpartum belt during the daytime and before sleep. Thus improving blood circulation and keeping belly muscles training on their own.
How to wear a postpartum belt?
- Put the postpartum belt around your waist and secure it at the front with the Velcro or other fastenings.
- Change the belt's tightness until you feel comfortable. Make sure the belt is not too tight, as this can cause discomfort.
- Wrap the compression straps around your midsection, starting from the back and crossing in front.
- Secure the straps in place with the hook-and-loop closures.
- Adjust the belt as needed and move around a bit to ensure that it is comfortable and provides the necessary support.
- When taking off the postpartum belt, start by unfastening the hook-and-loop closures. Then loosen the belt and remove it.
When to wear a postpartum belt?
A postpartum belt should generally be worn for the first 6-8 weeks following childbirth. Wear the belt for a few hours each day and take out at night to help your body recover from childbirth. Be sure to remove it periodically to give your skin a break, allow your blood to circulate better and let your belly muscles train on their own. The belt can be worn during activities such as walking, lifting, and bending to provide additional abdominal support. It is important to consult with a doctor prior to wearing a postpartum belt.
Postpartum belt can become so much in handy after pregnancy. However, as a pregnancy underwear for everyday comfort and use, we suggest you looking at our Pregnancy Pants Extender, that provide extra space for your pants, while your belly grows.