The Bamboo Belly Bandit® Postpartum Support is made of eco-friendly Bamboo made from viscose. Bamboo is known to be the fastest growing plant on earth and fabrics derived from Bamboo are some of the softest materials you can place next to your body. This specialized graded elastic helps to aid in tightening the belly, minimizing stretch marks and supporting core muscle structure and is definitely a perfect balance of outstanding comfort and compression. This Belly Bandit® is made for the “green” mom who spares no expense! Ecological; smart; unbeaten, and all together – the comfy coziest! Being earth-friendly never felt so good!
The Belly Bandit® wrap is designed exclusively with a woman’s post pregnancy body in mind. The seamless creation hugs the body for a comfy inconspicuous fit under most garments. The smooth, tagless design and LATEX FREE materials won’t irritate most skin.
As a fabric, bamboo has antimicrobial and moisture wicking characteristics and is 3 times more durable than cotton. From the ground up, bamboo, as a plant, is a completely sustainable crop. It requires no pesticides, fungicides, herbicides or additional water. Just add normal rainfall, and it grows as much as 4 feet per day! Feel it!! It’s the softest, all natural, GREEN fiber around!
Hand wash in cold water. Do not bleach. Rinse thoroughly. Consider rolling in a thick bath towel to remove excess water. Lay flat and allow to air dry. DO NOT twist or wring. Please note: the Belly Bandit® may take up to 12 hours to dry. Perhaps consider the purchase of a second garment to allow for washing and drying rotation.
Helpful Hints for Sizing your Belly Bandit®
Due to size and shape variations in women’s bodies, it may be tricky to size yourself for a Belly Bandit®. Correct sizing is essential for comfort and product effectiveness. A Belly Bandit® that is too large will not wear well under clothing and may affect end results. There is no exact science that fits all women, but here are some tips that might be helpful…
In the eighth month, many women will be the same size as they will be post delivery. Simply measure the circumference of your belly starting at your belly button. choose the corresponding band for your size.
Just prior to delivery, simply subtract 3 to 5 inches from your belly measurement. Select the corresponding band for that size.
If you purchase your Belly Bandit® after you give birth, simply choose the corresponding band for your belly size.
Do NOT use this product during pregnancy.