Nursing pillow for twins is one of the most invaluable twins breastfeeding accessories
and it is well worth the investment. There are several brands to choose from. Further down you will find a list of twin pillows that I reviewed.
Breastfeeding twins and other multiples doesn’t just physically take more time and energy to accomplish, it also “test-drives” your emotions to the fullest degree. Fortunately, there are ways to streamline and simplify the physical aspect to leave you more time and energy to cope with the emotional challenge. Here are some ideas:
It is a carrier designed for carrying two babies simultaneously. A good carrier should give you the flexibility of carrying your babies on two sides of your body, as well as one at the front and one at the back. It should also be adjustable to fit moms and babies of different sizes. Read more here.
A twin nursing pillow is a larger U-shaped pillow for simultaneous breastfeeding of two babies. Unlike single baby pillows, nursing pillow for twins has to have a strap with secure clip or latch that goes behind your back. With double the weight on it, it needs to be safely and securely fastened around your body.
Some time ago all nursing pillows were made of polyurethane foam, the one often used in sofas, bedding and truck seats. However, polyurethane foam is inflammable and requires special chemical treatment to be safe for use, especially when it comes to babies.
To avoid fire hazard and use of chemicals, some companies manufacturing baby products and supplies switched to using eco-friendly synthetic fiber instead. Synthetic fibers are flame resistant and do not require chemical additives. They are also resistant to insects and easy to wash and clean.
I reviewed several twin feeding pillows, all designed by moms with moms in mind. They all have something valuable to add to your positive experience of breastfeeding twins. Browse around and pick the one that best fits your situation and lifestyle:
There are many ways to show your love and devotion to your kids and to win their trust. Breastfeeding is the most natural one.