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5 Breastfeeding Essentials

Updated on November 3, 2014

Breastfeeding

Breastmilk should be your baby's main source of nutrition, before he turns 1. The World Health Organisation recommended exclusive breastfeeding or the first six months and to continue breastfeeding for as long as possible.

Preparing to nurse may seem like a daunting task for new mums. Thankfully, there are plenty of products that can help you on your nursing journey. Refer to our list of nursing essentials and get started.

Do You Know?

A wide Variety of Beast Pumps cater to different needs
Double electric breast pumps:
For busy mums who need to pump more than once a day.

Smaller electric or battery-operated breast pumps:
For convenient pumping on the go.

Manual breast pumps:
For those who prefer a smaller and more affordable breast pump

1. Breast Pump

Allows you to continue offering breastmilk, even when direct breastfeeding is not possible.

Cost: $198

2. Breast Pads

Help keep your bras dry by preventing embarrassing leaks. Disposable pads are good for travelling, while reusable ones are perfect for daily use.

Cost: $10.14

Cost: $15.95

3. Steriliser

Keep your baby's feeding and hygienic - this steriliser set is able to clean up to 6 bottles in just 5 minutes. Normally, sterilizer can buy together with bottles, bottle warmer and bottle brush.

Cost: $112.34

4. Nursing wear

From nursing bras to maternity belts, these basics provide comfort and support while you nurse. All these products are very soft and comfortable and will offer you support while you sleep. It's very convenient for mid night nursing sessions.

Cost: $37.99

Cost: $17.90- $19.99

Cost: $ 30.50

5. Nipple Cream

Soothes sore nipples from breastfeeding and helps prevent further irritation.

Nipple cream used to gently lighten dark pigmented areas by blending them with your own natural skin tone providing you with a fresher, more youthful look. So safe and gentle you can use right after waxing.

Cost: $9.50

Cost: $10.72

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