- Postpartum band - put in order the stomach
Almost all women feel discomfort in the abdomen after childbirth. This is because the disrupted muscular system as the abdominal muscles and muscles of internal organs that have long been in a choked condition. On his stomach in women after childbirth as much fat.
What is needed
Status of the abdomen after delivery is poor, as most of the uterus led to considerable tension and weakening of the abdominal muscles. In some cases, the muscles are no longer able to keep the internal organs, causing a hernia developing anterior abdominal wall (umbilical hernia, hernia the white line of the abdomen, and so on).
State changes and internal muscles and ligaments that support the internal organs may come their omission, and even loss (eg, uterine prolapse).
Finally, the woman's abdomen after birth looks ugly, he droops because of the stretched muscles and a large amount of fat. This state of the abdomen requires recovery. The best thing about it with the help of recovery postpartum bandage.
Postnatal bandage - a special device that holds the abdominal wall from sagging, prevents the output of the internal organs through the weakened muscles of the anterior abdominal wall (hernia) and supports the abdominal organs and pelvis, not letting them fall down.
Postnatal bandage is recommended to wear in the hospital (in some cases, put it in the day of delivery) - it helps to reduce the muscle of the uterus, a more rapid recovery and its formation of the correct position of all the organs of the abdomen and pelvis. In addition, postpartum bandage relieves the spine, which is already tired of the heavy loads during pregnancy - it prevents the development of hernias of intervertebral discs, sciatica, relieves pain and fatigue in the back.
This should not be worn postpartum bandage
Assigns wearing postpartum bandage doctor. Contraindications for use bandage after birth are:
- wounds and inflammation of the anterior abdominal wall (eg, inflammation of the joints after cesarean section - in this case it is recommended to wear a special brace for women after caesarean section);
- cramping abdominal pain
Abdominal pain: Types and Symptoms
Flatulence - when you need to worry about?
in various diseases of the digestive system;
- edema renal and cardiovascular origin;
- various lesions, irritation, rashes (including allergic) and other skin diseases in overlay band;
- idiosyncrasy of the material from which made the bandage.
How are post-natal bandages
Considered the highest quality post-natal bandages, made of cotton and microfiber. They do not squeeze the stomach, and it is only slightly reduce a skipping while air and absorbing moisture. In some cases, cotton fabric combined with nylon, cotton but at the same time is a must material for interior decoration postpartum bandage.
The mandatory elements of any post-natal band is supporting dense paste on the abdomen and elastic band at the waist. How much do you need to pull the stomach, woman decides itself and can either increase or decrease the degree of compression of tissue by means of special fasteners.
Today produced postnatal bandages variety of shapes: low (navel), high (up to the mammary gland) in the form of panties stretch fabric with a tight insertion into the abdominal area, a trouser (to the ankle or knee) and so on. There postnatal bandages as a belt or elastic band that is worn on the waist and fastened under the belly.
There are also special post-natal bandages, which are designed for women after cesarean section, they fix postoperative seams, promoting their rapid healing.
Postnatal bandage is comfortable and inconspicuous to wear, wear it or directly on the body or underwear.
How to choose
Selecting postpartum bandage - a serious matter, incorrect tire can deliver a lot of trouble a woman. Therefore, we must pay attention to the fact that the body contacting layer of the shroud was made from natural materials, breathable and absorbs sweat. The product must also be tiered fastener to change the degree of compression of tissue.
What matters is correctly matched the size of the shroud, this woman needs to know the amount of their waist and hips. Dimensions of tires in the form of elastic bands are equal to the size of women's underwear and bandages pant - size laundry pre-pregnancy size plus one. In general, post-natal bandage, first of all, to be comfortable for the woman who chooses it.
Postnatal bandage will help restore the health of a woman after childbirth.