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Are Belly Bands Safe for Babies?

Are Belly Bands Safe for Babies?

As soon as you find out that you’re expecting a baby, it’s highly likely that you and those around you will start to do everything possible to promote its healthy development. Baby books, websites and dedicated social media pages are brimming with complicated advice, dos, don’ts, warnings and commands, to the extent that attempting to achieve a healthy pregnancy can become confusing and a little stressful - something that isn’t good for baby at all! However, it is still absolutely vital to ensure that your little one is developing in the best possible way - and that you are able...

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Are Belly Bands Safe After C-Section?

Are Belly Bands Safe After C-Section?

While the Belly Bands from Belly Bandit are a huge help to women who require core muscle support, shaping and tightening after pregnancy, what impact do they have on women who have had a C-section? Might they cause any problems? Should they be worn at all? Belly Bands Can Help Protect Your C-Section Incision & Prevent Discomfort A huge number of women deliver a child via C-section every year - and those same women deserve to be as free and active as they want, as soon after the procedure as is sensible. When you’re experiencing the first few weeks of...

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Hospital Bag Checklist

Hospital Bag Checklist

Congratulations on your impending arrival! Needless to say it's been an exciting few months for you. Now that baby's due date is drawing near - it's time to turn your attention to preparing for the arrival. The beginning of your third trimester is a good time to turn your mind to preparing your bag for hospital. You might find that there a few items on the list that you have not come to mind yet such as breast pads or new pyjamas if yours aren't quite looking as fresh as a daisy! Around 34-36 weeks is a good time to...

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Exercise and pregnancy: maintain your fitness and wellbeing

Exercise and pregnancy: maintain your fitness and wellbeing

It’s no secret that exercise is beneficial for our health and wellbeing. Pregnant women are encouraged to exercise which assists our changing body with improved fitness, increased energy and better weight control. Our favourite reason for exercising whilst pregnant is it naturally improves your mood! The physical demands of pregnancy bundled together with increased tiredness can make you feel a little flat. There is nothing like a great exercise session to rejuvenate your body and mind. The best part is you can keep your Belly wrap on during exercise for that extra support.

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