The miracle of life is truly a miracle for the mother too. Unfortunately, many women accept pain and discomfort as a given sacrifice, when they don’t necessarily have to suffer. Maternity shapewear to the rescue!
Maternity shapewear is designed specifically for pregnant women to gently ease the pressure off the pelvic floor and ligaments and help to reduce back pain. And when it comes to maternity shapewear, we're for the goods. We have a variety of shapewear products to put the joy and glow back into pregnancy. Let’s take a deeper look into our maternity shapewear so you can tell which product might be best for your needs as an expecting mom.
What is maternity shapewear?
Maternity shapewear isn’t like normal shapewear, which is intended to create a smoother slimmer silhouette under clothes. These are more technical garments that provide extra support during pregnancy. Maternity Shapewear comes in various styles and products, such as maternity tanks, belly bands and wraps, and leggings, to customize your specific needs and leave you comfortable and confident during your pregnancy.
Can maternity shapewear help boost your confidence?
Absolutely! When you feel good physically, it can make you feel great emotionally. Maternity shapewear provides many benefits to help boost your overall confidence during pregnancy, starting with offering the support you need to relieve discomfort and pain.
That said, it also helps you feel better about how you look, as you adjust to your constantly changing body. Maternity shapewear improves overall posture and shapes your body to give you a smooth silhouette. Continue wearing your shapewear throughout pregnancy and enjoy every moment of your journey with confidence and boosted self-esteem.
Belly Bandit Maternity Shapewear Favorites
Let’s do a deeper dive into our most popular products:
Mother Tucker Compression leggings are a must-have for the new postpartum moms. These leggings will boost your confidence, offering fantastic support during your postpartum recovery. Our compression technology supports weakened muscles by providing a 360 degree moderate to high shaping to your tummy, tush and thighs to leave you with a smooth shape, The high-rise waist sits just below your bra line, which allows for discrete nursing without exposing your midsection.
The Luxe Belly Wrap offers a corset-like support and compression in a belly wrap! In addition, the Belly Wrap offers two different heights to provide you with a customized fit tailored to your body style. Complete with Belly Bandit's Stayput™ technology to help keep your wrap in place during your daily activities. There are dual closures for customized compression and support for your belly, waist, and hips. This wrap may help promote mobility, encourage better posture, ease back pain and strengthen your core muscles. Lastly, this Luxe Belly Wrap will leave you feeling lux-urious and confident all day.
Caring for your incision and abdomen post-c-section may seem overwhelming at times. C-section recovery shorts offer targeted compression and gentle protection of your incision . If you had a vaginal delivery, these shorts are still an excellent option to wear during your postpartum recovery. The upper area provides firm compression to help reduce swelling, support weakened core muscles, and help promote mobility. In addition, the shorts come complete with silver-infused fibers to help minimize odors and bacteria while protecting a c-section incision. Finally, the c-section recovery shorts are made with breathable knit to keep you cool during the hottest summer days.
Belly Bandit had a vision for a modernized belly wrap inspired by centuries-old traditions of postpartum belly binding. The doctor-recommended belly wrap has Power Compression Core™ technology to provide targeted compression to your belly, waist, and hips. Compression may help strengthen weakened core muscles and ease back pain. In addition, the postpartum belly wrap promotes mobility while offering extra support while exercising. There is up to 9 inches of adjustability, so you can customize your compression as you size down after pregnancy. This Belly Wrap helps you to feel your absolute best while recovering from a c-section or vaginal delivery.
Belly Bandit’s Maternity Bump Support™ leggings are a great option to wear during pregnancy and postpartum. The leggings feature a ribbed fabric panel around the waistband to support your growing belly. The waistband is versatile, allowing you to wear the band over or under your belly for customized support. In addition, the leggings feature WonderWeave technology to help keep lotions and creams on your skin to help prevent stretch marks and hydrate dry, itchy pregnancy skin. Supportive pregnancy leggings are essential as they gently lift your growing belly to alleviate some of the strain caused by the added weight. Maternity leggings are better than regular leggings because they are designed to support a growing belly during and after pregnancy.
Is it OK to wear maternity shapewear every day?
Yes! Maternity shapewear is safe to wear every day. In addition, maternity shapewear provides more benefits than just smoothing and shaping.
It is essential to find shapewear that is comfortable and not too tight. If your shapewear feels uncomfortable and too restrictive, it will not do you or your baby any good and may cause irritation or restrict proper support to your growing belly.
Maternity shapewear should be form-fitting but not restrictive or hard for you to breathe.
Tips for feeling comfortable in shapewear:
- Maternity shapewear should be form fitting but not restrictive
- Focus on choosing shapewear that is customized to your desired wants and needs.
- Shapewear should be functional and comfortable
- Made with breathable fabric
- Offers support for your growing (or shrinking) belly.
Shop our complete maternity shapewear collection
Every pregnancy is unique and so is your shapewear. Belly Bandit’s maternity shapewear collection has the largest selection of products designed with you in mind. Every shapewear provides different advantages to your pregnancy for your individual needs. Whichever you choose, we have you covered from needing extra support to lift your belly and alleviate aches, pains and discomfort to offering the smooth and seamless look you’ve been craving postpartum.