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Gear to Get: New Mom Essentials

March 1, 2021

New moms need all the help they can get 24/7!

These five fab items will help them bond and breastfeed, keep things clean, and look great while doing it. And also let their partners help out with feeding time and soothing. 

Nesting Days Baby Carrier 

Inspired by yoga wear, the carrier’s soft, crisscrossed wings hold newborns in a natural ‘curl’ against the wearer’s chest to comfortably bond with baby. Also in men’s styles so Dad can cuddle and carry. Machine washable. $98+, 

Helium aiHr Dry Shampoo 

Use aiHr dry shampoo in the traditional way, to soak up or absorb extra oils on the scalp. Great for new moms to extend the life of your style without washing again. Color safe. $10+, 

Nanobébé Breast Milk Bottle Starter Set 

The Nanobébé bottle’s unique design with breast-like shape helps preserve breast milk nutrients and encourages smooth transitions between breast and bottle. Set includes pump adapters, warmer, and more. $39+, Amazon, Walmart, and 

Germ Buster Surface Mist 

Safely and effectively rid 99.9% of germs on diaper changing areas, high chairs, toilet seats, tables, shopping carts, and more. Preservative-free, clinically tested, and scented with essential oils. $5, 

Smartpump 2.0 Double Electric Breast Pump 

This quiet, double pump was designed for mom’s comfort with customizable settings and adjustable suction. Connects to companion app via Bluetooth to automatically track pumping sessions and more. $128+, Amazon, Walmart, Target, and 

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