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Pregnant Moms Guide to Buying a Nursing Bra

Every expectant mom planning to breastfeed asks the question, "When do I buy a nursing bra?"  I have seen pregnant moms come in for a fitting as early as 3 months along and I have seen Dads come in while mom is at home desperate for something, anything!  Needless to say, the latter is not the best option.  We thought our readers could use some tips on when and how to buy a nursing bra while you are still pregnant. 

"When do I buy a nursing bra?"
The answer is as early as necessary.  If you have a bra that is leaving marks on you because it is too tight or if the under-wire is poking you, that is the time to buy your first nursing bra.  Moms moms find it helpful to buy their first nursing bra between 3-7 months of gestation.  

"What type of nursing bra do I buy during pregnancy?"  
A soft cup non under-wire nursing bra is best to keep you from getting clogged milk ducts which can occur even before delivery.  We also recommend a bra that has a variable cup size…

Nursingwear: Designs with Mothers in Mind

Nursingwear can be an essential purchase for the nursing mother.  The right nursing sleepwear can help her to more easily feed her baby on demand, thereby protecting her milk supply.  The right nursing bra can support without causing plugged milk ducts which can decrease milk supply.  Plugged ducts can happen easily when a mom pulls up a sports bra or underwire bra that compresses her breast tissue.

     Purchasing quality affordable nursingwear can help mom give a mom a sense of freedom while breastfeeding and can help her self esteem as she looses her pregnancy weight.  Wearing over-sized clothes, pulling up your hubby's t-shirts are not only cumbersome, but it can reek havoc on your self esteem as you catch a glance in the mirror.

     Amamante Nursingwear offers affordable nursing sleepwear designs, many of which offer an integrated sleep bra that just pulls down to nurse.  This easy access is your best friend at 3am!  The v-neck design keeps baby's skin to skin with …