Nipple & Skin Care

Nipple & Skin Care

Some women experience nipple pain during breastfeeding. This can be treated by skin therapy solutions with all natural ingredients that nourish the skin. Lanolin is a very popular cream that works to soothe and heal the skin around the nipple to prevent discomfort. Nipple shields are also very effective when it comes to pain or discomfort during breast pumping — the shield can help with latch issues, inverted nipples and problems with overactive let-down.

How to Handle Sore Nipples from Breastfeeding
November 21, 2016

How to Handle Sore Nipples from Breastfeeding

Breastfeeding moms — did you know that November is National Healthy Skin Month? We thought it would be the perfect time to solve some common skin problems that many moms deal with during and after breastfeeding.

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Getting through the First 3 Days of Breastfeeding
January 23, 2017

Getting through the First 3 Days of Breastfeeding

While the first few days after giving birth are no doubt special, the physical pain you endure during labor can take quite the toll on a new mom…and that is just the physical pain. Your hormones are also going crazy, which can put you on an emotional rollercoaster like you’ve never been on before.

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Medela Tender Care Lanolin offers soothing relief and glides on smoothly and gently. It is available in two sizes depending on your need. Another popular option is Lansinoh HPA Lanolin, which is the world’s purest lanolin cream that is safe for mom and baby. It is 100% preservative free and is the #1 brand recommended by Lactation Consultants to treat nipple pain. The cream is hypoallergenic, has no added preservatives and is made without BPA or BPS for the safety of mom and baby.

Lansinoh also offers a TheraPearl 3-in-1 Breast Therapy Pack that can be used hot or cold to help with breast pain and relief from mastitis or engorgement. The packs are shaped to conform to the breasts for complete therapeutic relief and can be applied to the breast either warmed up or frozen, depending on need.