Is Breast Pumping Easy, Nope! But there is a crucial step that can make it a hole lot easier.
When Standard Just Doesn’t Cut It
If you’re one of those rare gems who fits perfectly into the standard 24mm or 28mm flanges that come with your pump, hats off to you! But for the rest of us, it’s a bit of a different story, isn’t it? And don’t even get me started on the endless cycle of washing those tiny parts – those duck valves and all the nooks and crannies of the flange. I confess, there were days when I just popped everything into a ziplock bag and stashed it in the fridge or freezer for the next session (we’ve all been there, right?).
Sterilizing: A Necessary Chore
Then there’s the sterilizing saga. Did you splurge on a fancy sterilizer like the Wabi, which can set you back a cool $299 or more? Guess what… rinse and repeat tomorrow! But let’s rewind and talk about the one thing that can make Breast Pumping Easy, flange sizing.
The Spark That Lit My Fire
This very frustration is what sparked my mission. I saw too many moms on Facebook talking about the pain, the chafing, the cracking, bleeding, clogged ducts, and just the overall discomfort of pumping. Let me tell you, if you’re in pain while pumping, something’s definitely not right.
Flange Size makes Breast Pumping Easy – er
Could the culprit be the flange size? If you’ve just stuck with the standard 24/28mm flange sizes that came with your pump, you might be missing a crucial piece of the puzzle. Getting the right flange size is often the game-changer, and I’m here to tell you – it’s usually 90% of the battle.
More Info to Make Breast Pumping Easy
Next up, I’ll dive into how you can accurately size your nipple to find that perfect flange. It’s a topic that needs its own spotlight, trust me. And if you’ve scoured the internet for answers and still feel lost in the world of breast pumping, remember, YOU ARE NOT ALONE.
I’m here to help guide you through, step by step. Don’t believe me? Just take a peek at my reviews! For more personalized advice on finding your ideal flange size, feel free to reach out to me for a consult or find me on Facebook, or Instagram.
Together, let’s make your breast pumping journey as comfortable and effective as it can be. You’ve got this, mama!