Now that we have established why washable are more economical, they are also much healthier for your breasts. Look for nursing pads made from bamboo or 100% cotton. These types of pads are not only absorbant, but breathable so they won't harbor yeast. Yeast natuarally occurs in your body, so keeping away from breast pads that green-house yeast is important to your breast health and comfort while breastfeeding. Moms can even pass along thrush to the baby if she incurrs as yeast infection.
Bamboobies Nursing Pads are ultra soft and ultra thin for discreet wear. And the heart-shaped day pads actually serve to fit the shape of your bra extremely well. Bamboobies Overnight Pads are round and thicker for night-time protection. The heart shape of Bamboobies are a fun way to prevent leakage.
Amamante Nursing Pads are made from four layers of 100% cotton flannel for super absorbancy so they are great for day or night. They are also darted so they offer a contour in your nursing bra making them more discreet than you would think. This type of fabric stays in place much better than a smoother cotton. If you are going for economy and absorbancy, Amamante pads are the way to go.