What are Breast-Warmers?
Breast-Warmers are the well known Swedish self-warming breast pads developed in 1987. Breast-Warmers provide warmth in an effective, continuous and safe way that is practical and convenient.
Breast-Warmers the only gentle, comfortable and self-warming lactation aid on the market. Used in hospitals and recommended by midwifes and lactation consultants globally.
Why use Breast-Warmers?
Use for mastitis, blocked ducts, engorgement, expressing, and nipple vasospasm, as gentle warmth is well know to be helpful and beneficial for milk flow and management of pain and discomfort. Be aware of hot packs as they can over heat and don’t provide consistent and certainly not safe warmth.
Warming the breasts 20 min before expressing increases the milk yield according to a 2012 study.
Does Breast-Warmers come in different sizes?
Yes, available in three sizes;
Small A-Cup & B-Cup (This size is ideal for vasospasm)
Regular C-Cup & Over (Ideal size for the easing of pain and discomfort from blocked ducts and Mastitis, and for ease of expressing and engorgement prior to feed. Use to prevent blocked ducts and recurring Mastitis)
Large E-Cup & Over (Very generous size ideal when a larger area requires warmth)
How do I heat Breast-Warmers?
You don’t need to heat them, as this warm breastfeeding therapy is self-warming and is simply warm as long as it’s worn. No heating, no boiling, no microwaving. Simply place in your bra for as long as you like the warmth, at least 20 min before a feed, or longer if you like, This warmth is gentle and safe as it’s not a hot-pack.
Can Breast-Warmers overheat and burn me or my baby?
No! This is a gentle and safe breast aid, with no risk of burning, inconsistent or uncomfortable heat. Breast-Warmers are made of a super effective thin material, and safely reflects your own body heat. Never apply a heat pack or hot pack to the breast as it does not take much to burn and harm delicate breast-tissue. Breast-Warmers are safe for both mum and baby.
Does Breast-Warmers help with Nipple Vasospasm (Raynauds phenomenon)?
Yes, for relief of vasospasm, wear Breast-Warmers continuously for gentle warmth, all day and night. Avoid getting cold, including your hands, and avoid drafts. If you suffer severe condition of nipple vasospasm you may require medication in addition to the warm therapy. Consult your medical practitioner or lactation consultant. For mild to moderate conditions of vasospasm wearing Breast-Warmers continuously often gives sufficient relief.
Can Breast-Warmers be used for other applications than breastfeeding?
Yes. Place on uterus for gentle pain relief after birth, hold in place with clothing. Also great to alleviate period pain. Breast-Warmers may be suitable post surgery, check with your surgeon if this is applicable to you. “These were great. My friend had issues with coldness following augmentation and these really helped her out. Comfy too!” USA customer
Does Breast-Warmers absorb leaking milk?
No, Breast-Warmers are importantly non-absorbent to reduce the risk of bacteria growth and thrush, be safe and keep the breast dry with a nursing pad. Use Milk-Savers under Breast-Warmers if you like .
How do I get the most out of my Breast-Warmers for vasospasm, blocked ducts and Mastitis?
Wear Breast-Warmers as needed; for a short time just before a feed, or even all day and night, just slip inside the bra or crop-top as required. This gentle warmth effectively relieves pain and discomfort and helps the milk to flow better. Simply wear as you find comfortable and helpful. Ideal to wear 20-30 min before expressing and collecting colostrum using Primo-Lacto
Are Breast-Warmers washable?
Yes. Wash cold by hand. Do not tumble dry. Keep away from sticky-tape and other harsh objects.
Where does Breast-Warmers come from?
From Sweden, were the breastfeeding rate is 95% in the first week! This is the original and only 1987 Breast-Warmers™ be aware of copies or anything that you need to heat up, which poses a risk of causing serious damage to breast tissue. The key is to have gentle warmth, not heat. These provide safe and gentle warmth for as long as they are worn, over and over again, wash after wash.
Are Breast-Warmers comfortable?
Yes, as they are self-warming they are never hot and never cools down when worn. Breast-Warmers are very thin and easy to wear, they fit flat inside your bra, possibly sticking out from the bra lining as they need to cover the milk ducts in order to be most effective. They are not small like a nursing pad, they are generous in size so they cover the breast effectively. Should you need the breast aid for nipple vasospasm, they do not need to cover as large an area and a small size is recommended.
Breast-Warmers, a comforting Warm Breast Therapy Aid
Breast-Warmers may help breast pain due to hormonal changes, menopause and post-surgery. Check with your surgeon.
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