Popular Breastfeeding Pillows

Using a nursing pillow can help with positioning and latch of your baby. This can help prevent problems with nursing and make it a more comfortable experience for you and baby. However, not all pillows are alike. Learn what pillows offer what support and which pillow help which situations from preemies to twins, breast and bottle feeding and more!

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My Brest Friend Pillow

My Brest Friend Pillow
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This pillow wraps around your waist for a secure fit while you feed your baby. It also has latch risers to help ensure a proper latch for breastfeeding babies. Pockets help store items needed while feeding baby. Buy from Amazon »

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ERGObaby Natural Curve Nursing Pillow

ERGObaby Natural Curve Nursing Pillow
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This nursing pillow is praised for being firmer than most other pillows, which allowed moms to sit up more. Though it is a bit wider than others, which can help alleviate some of the back pain that can come with breastfeeding. This is also great for arm support. You don't have to worry about the weight of your arms sinking into the pillow. The cover is 100% cotton, the inside is polyester. Buy from Amazon »

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Bebe Au Lait Nursing Pillow

Bebe Au Lait Nursing Pillow
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The Bebe Au Lait pillow is open, and therefore has the ability to be used for all body shapes and sizes, or simply those who don't want a pillow that wraps around your body. This pillow has two sides, one is firm, the other is soft, allowing you and your baby to decide what works, feeding by feeding. There is a padded, adjustable waist strap, for when you want to move but lack hands. You don't have to use that. Both the pillow and the slip cover are machine washable. The cover is 100% cotton, and the body is 90% cotton, 10% polyester. Buy from Amazon »

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Boppy

Boppy
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The Boppy was not originally designed as a nursing pillow, however, it has come to be used quite frequently for this purpose. Many moms really love the dual use of the Boppy as a nursing pillow and a baby toy. The one complaint about the Boppy for nursing is that it doesn't fit all moms around the waist. Lots of colors and patterns and now removable covers on some models. Buy from Amazon »

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Utterly Yours Breast Pillow

Utterly Yours Breast Pillow
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The Utterly Yours Breast Pillow is a bit different than most breastfeeding pillows. This one supports your breast for hands free nursing rather than supporting the baby. This is a great gift for a new mom and works really well for mothers with larger breasts. Buy from Amazon »

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One Z Waterproof Nursing Pillow

One Z Waterproof Nursing Pillow
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If you are looking for a multi-tasking pillow, this one might be perfect for you. The  One Z Waterproof Nursing Pillow is made from a soft waterproof material and is a wrap around pillow that offers back support. It's meant to be used, not only for breastfeeding, but tummy time, support for your baby, and play time. Buy from Amazon »

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Dr. Brown's Gia Nursing Pillow

Dr. Brown's Gia Nursing Pillow
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Dr. Brown's Gia Nursing Pillow has a cotton shell with polyester fill. It's an open pillow to give you more freedom in choosing your positions. You can drop this in the washer and dryer and it still retains it's shape. That's easy clean up! One end is thick for more support and the other end is thinner for less support or prop. You can also use it to position baby. You can also purchase covers separately.  Buy from Amazon »

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