Wrap it Up For a Slimmer Postpartum Belly with Shrinkx Belly Postpartum Belly Wrap
- Triple compression customizes fit to help speed weight loss
- Supports core abdominal muscles and helps uterus return to original size sooner
- Reduces swelling and bloating after delivery
- Instantly slims so you look and feel better
- Helps improve posture while breastfeeding
- Breathes easily with lightweight postpartum support made of latex-free breathable mesh fabric
- Recommended postpartum belly band by OB/GYNs
SAVE $20 when you buy Shrinkx Hips Ultra and Shrinkx Belly together! (promotion applied at checkout. can not be combined with other discounts or offers.)
Now that your baby has arrived (congratulations), you’re probably ready to get rid of the post-baby belly – but that’s easier said than done. Shrinkx Belly goes to work instantly to restore your pre-baby figure. It uses triple compression to help you lose inches fast so you can get back into favorite your pre-pregnancy clothes sooner. Start wearing it as soon as you are comfortable after delivery, and be prepared to collect plenty of compliments on how great you look.
Shrinkx Belly is an OB/GYN recommended triple-compression belly wrap, designed to reduce swelling, expedite weight loss, and to help support your core abdominal muscles while you recover from the rigors of childbirth. Splinting and compression are commonly prescribed after abdominal surgery or for abdominal support.
Shrinkx Belly was designed specifically for moms to support their recovering muscles after delivery while simultaneously helping to shed pounds and inches by reducing swelling. Its full torso triple compression lets you customize your fit (and customize the location of the compression) to ensure comfort and help you lose weight from your belly and waist. The built-in boning provides lower back support and improves posture for breastfeeding. The breathable, comfortable latex-free mesh fabric gently conforms to your body’s shape, and the lightweight band makes Shrinkx Belly easy to wear under clothing.
For centuries, the practice of postpartum binding has been common throughout Europe, Asia, and Latin America. Compressing the abdominal area after childbirth helps speed up weight loss and recovery by reducing swelling, supporting core abdominal muscles, and helping the uterus return to its original size. During pregnancy, the muscles and organs of the abdomen have stretched or shifted to make room for your baby. After childbirth, this space is suddenly unoccupied, leading to weakened muscles and swelling while your body returns to normal. Shrinkx Belly provides customizable compression and support for your entire abdomen, allowing you to wrap in the way that is most comfortable and convenient for you – all while looking and feeling great.
How to use Shrinkx Belly Postpartum Wrap
To get the best results, start wearing Shrinkx Belly as much as possible (day and night) once you are comfortable after delivery. Continue wearing Shrinkx Belly until you’re back to your pre-baby figure or you don’t need additional abdominal support anymore – for most moms, this means somewhere around 4 to 6 weeks. Be prepared to receive plenty of compliments about how quickly you got your body back!
Before delivery, measure the circumference of your belly. (Repeat after me: it’s just a number … it’s just a number.) Subtract 3 to 5 inches from this measurement to determine Shrinkx Belly sizing. After delivery use your current belly measurements to determine the right size for you.
- S/M: fits belly measuring 25 – 44”
- L/XL: fits belly measuring 45 – 52”
If in doubt, order the Small/Medium. (How often do you hear that?)
How Shrinkx Belly Works
After delivery, your stomach is bloated with water and excess air which were used to nurture your baby in the womb. Postpartum belly wraps help compress your abdomen and uterus allowing them to contract to their original size. They also improve circulation, which aids in reducing swelling. Belly wraps can also assist in recovery from Diastatis Recti, a phenomenon in which the abdominal muscles separate and the connective tissue between them is thinned and stretched. This condition affects 80-99% of pregnant women. A well-designed belly wrap can function as a splint in order to help heal abdominal muscles and assist them in returning to their normal positions. In the event of a C-section delivery, belly wraps offer an additional benefit because the compression to the wound location can help to ensure that it heals quickly and correctly.
Abdominal wraps help women recovering from a vaginal delivery or a C-section with their posture, abdominal support, and self-confidence. A study published in the International Journal of Medical, Health, Biomedical, Bioengineering and Pharmaceutical Engineering found that postpartum abdominal binders worn for 6 weeks starting on the second day following delivery provided support to stretched ligaments and muscles, supported the spine, and improved posture. The study also found that abdominal binders decreased waist circumference and increased abdominal muscle strength by holding muscles at the right tension and preventing them from becoming flaccid and expanding.
Shrinkx Belly uses triple-point compression to help move excess fluid out of the tissues, resulting in less swelling and bloating and more weight loss around your middle. When worn as directed, it can help your uterus to return to its pre-pregnancy size. As an added bonus, the built-in boning also provides extra support and helps you maintain proper posture for breastfeeding.
“I love the added confidence it gave me.”
“At eight weeks, I am back to my pre-baby weight thanks to Shrinkx Belly. I love how good the band made me feel about myself and the added confidence it gave me. I am so happy I tried Shrinkx Belly.” – Brittany C., mother of two. Brittany’s photos were taken at two and eight weeks postpartum.
“I got into last year’s swimsuit by day 14!”
“Shrinkx Belly is a success. I was able to button my pre-pregnancy skinny jeans just seven days after giving birth and felt comfortable enough to get into last year’s two-piece swimsuit by day 14! Thanks to Shrinkx Belly, I lost five inches around my waist.” – Courtney S., mother of two. Courtney’s photos were taken at three days and then at three weeks postpartum.
“I lost 7.5 inches around my waist in two weeks.”
“Shrinkx Belly is easy to use. Wearing the wrap helped me subconsciously hold my belly in and the results were great. I lost 7.5 inches around my waist in two weeks.” – Jenni F. Jenni’s photos were taken at three days and then at three weeks postpartum.
When can I start wearing Shrinkx Belly Postpartum Belly Wrap?
You can start wearing the Shrinkx Belly postpartum belly wrap immediately after delivery. For best results, wear it as much as possible both day and night. Make sure the wrap fits tightly around your waist; use the side straps to customize compression on the front of the abdomen.
Can Shrinkx Belly be worn after C-section?
Yes, but not as immediately as after a vaginal delivery. Wait until you can do so comfortably. (Don’t worry, you’ll get there.) To help speed your C-section recovery, you may also want to consider C-Panty, our after C-section recovery underwear. C-Panty speeds recovery and helps reduce swelling, pain, and scarring after C-section.*
What is the fabric content of Shrinkx Belly?
Shrinkx Belly is made using lightweight, latex-free mesh fabric comprised of 80% Nylon and 20% Spandex.
Can I wash the Shrinkx Belly Postpartum Belly Wrap?
Yes. Hand wash in cold water and lay flat to dry.
What is the difference between Shrinkx Belly and Shrinkx Hips?
Shrinkx Belly is a postpartum belly wrap to help you lose inches off your belly and waist. Shrinkx Hips is the original postpartum hip wrap designed exclusively to narrow hips after childbirth.
Can you wear Shrinkx Belly and Shrinkx Hips together?
Yes! Each product works on a different part of your body and they can worn be at the same time. Due to the hormone relaxin (yes, it’s really called that), you have eight weeks after delivery to take advantage of narrowing your hips.
What is the difference between a postpartum girdle and a postpartum belly band?
Postpartum girdles (similar to the girdles your grandmother used to wear) are considered shape wear. They smooth the postpartum body but they do not provide the same level of compression as a postpartum belly band.
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