It’s easy to go overboard when you are a first-time mum or a mum-to-be. You have checklists after checklists, from what to pack in your hospital bag to things to get for when the baby arrives.
Your shopping list can quickly become expansive (and expensive), especially when you’re planning to buy baby- or mum-related items from overseas.
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Here we’ve curated a selection of essentials that could help you or your soon-to-be mommy friends ease into motherhood smoothly.
**Our “With BuyandShip Malaysia” figures are estimated pricing in local currency and inclusive of BuyandShip’s shipping rate back to Malaysia.
Taking multivitamins is a great way to ensure you and your baby get sufficient nutrients. The Rainbow Light Prenatal One Multivitamins contains folic acid to supports brain and spinal development, as well as vitamins A, C, and D and iron to help with blood, bone, skin, and immune health.
Morning sickness is never fun. According to studies, acupressure on the P6 (Nei-Kuan) point between the two central tendons near the wrist can help relieve nausea. The plastic stud on Sea-Bands applies continuous pressure on each wrist may prevent or alleviate the motions.
The Baby Owner’s Manual: Operating Instructions, Trouble-Shooting Tips, and Advice on First-Year Maintenance
You’ll probably be gifted the must-have pregnancy books like “What to expect when you’re expecting.” We’re taking a different approach on the subject with this tongue-in-cheek “owner’s manual.” It’ll be a fun read for those wanting to learn the ins and outs of basic childcare. We foresee that dads will take an interest in the book as well.
Carrying a child in your for nine months is no easy feat, and sometimes you’ll need that extra support. Hip and pelvic pains are common during pregnancy. The AZMED Maternity Band helps ease the discomfort of pregnancy by supporting your baby bump and providing gentle compression in the abdominal area.
Preparing for the arrival of your bundle of joy means buying newborn clothes and necessities. Don’t forget about having a receiving blanket on hand to wrap up your baby when it’s time to go home from the hospital. This Tula Baby Blanket set is ultra cozy, breathable and soft on the get-go for some squishy snuggles. While waiting for their arrival, you can also use them to practice your swaddling.