Giving birth is one of the most miraculous and rewarding experiences a mother can go through. Not only do you meet your baby for the first time, but all those 9 months of hard work culminate into the greatest moment you have ever experienced.
Post-pregnancy however can be both amazing and extremely tiring for a new mum. With late nights, early mornings and busy days, it can be hard to find some time for yourself and look after your skin and body. We have put together our best beauty products to help you looking and feeling your best once you've given birth.
Post-Pregnancy Beauty Treats To Keep You Glowing
We know being a new mum can be hard and tiring. Making some time for yourself, even if just for 5 minutes can make massive difference to your mood and emotional well-being. Discover our top 5 beauty treats to help keep that glow and your skin healthy.
Keep stretchmarks at bay once your tummy starts to go back to its original shape and size with The Tummy Rub Butter. Infused with Organic Shea Butter and Rosehip Oil, it nourishes your skin to leave it healthy and strong. Also included in this kit is the Boob Tube Bust Cream, which will help prevent sagging. Safe to use during breastfeeding, it is recommended you use this cream for at least 6 months after giving birth. Even Jessica Alba is a fan!
“For preventing sagging, even when you’re not pregnant, this cream is brilliant. And it smells yummy!” - Jessica Alba
This oil was reportedly loved by Victoria Beckham during her pregnancies, and we can see why. It can however also be used post-pregnancy to keep your skin soft and stretchmark free. We love its light, floral scent, and its perfect for massaging into the skin to keep it supple and glowing. It can even be used on the hair and combination skin!
For the ultimate indulgent treat, look no further than this trio gift set from Burt's Bees. Containing their Mama Bee Body Oil, Belly Butter and Leg and Foot Cream, it makes the perfect set for a new mum to keep her skin in perfect condition. You can even use the Body Oil as a bonding massage treatment for you and your baby!
Not only does this nail varnish have the prettiest name, but its colour is the most vibrant and cheery we know. It is formulated without nasty chemicals present in most nail varnishes, and will leave your hands looking a little less tired!
During breastfeeding, nipples can be sore, dry and damaged. Making sure to keep them hydrated therefore is essential in keeping them protected. Free from chemicals and nasties, this nipple balm is safe to use during breastfeeding and does not need to be removed once applied. Infused with Organic Coconut and Olive Oils, alongside Shea Butter, it will leave your nipples feeling calm and well cared for.
Don’t forget to read our post on the 5 Best Pregnancy Beauty Products if you know an expectant mother to be who is need of a little pampering!