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Product Description

Moms who have sore nipples can benefit from wearing breastshells. Breastshells are worn under the bra to prevent the nipple from rubbing against clothing and becoming chafed and further irritated. The shells have vented fronts that allow air to circulate around the nipple to also help healing. Soft, flexible silicone backs for maximum comfort. Contoured fronts for discreet appearance. Highly absorbent, washable foam inserts.

Features

  • Soft, flexible silicone backs for maximum comfort
  • Contoured fronts for discreet appearance
  • For treating sore nipples
  • Vented fronts provide air flow and keeps nipple from further irritation
  • Highly absorbent, washable foam inserts

Additional Info

096809

FDB26A3F

020451802107

80210

0.2 pounds

7.7 x 3.9 x 1.3

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Average Customer Rating:

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Medela SoftShells
 
4.0

(based on 139 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (65)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (46)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (6)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (8)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (14)

84%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (81)
  • Easy to clean (66)
  • Durable (50)
  • Portable (28)
  • Safe for baby (23)

Cons

  • Leaks (21)
  • Messy (13)
  • Heavy / bulky (6)

Best Uses

  • Breastfeeding (42)
  • Everyday use (17)
  • Infants (14)
  • Daily use (11)
  • Women (7)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • First time parent (65), Parent of two or more children (27), Parent of multiples (twins etc) (4), Medical professional (3), Work out regularly (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (23)

Most Helpful Positive Review

 

A Lifesaver!

These are really an amazing product, and they absolutely saved me. I developed a fissure on one side, and breastfeeding was excruciating on that side. I finally bought these, thinking even if...Read complete review

These are really an amazing product, and they absolutely saved me. I developed a fissure on one side, and breastfeeding was excruciating on that side. I finally bought these, thinking even if they helped a little, they'd be worth it. But I completely underestimated them! The first time I wore them, I noticed improvement. In less than three days wearing them (during the daytime only, in between feedings), the fissure healed completely, and feedings became painless again!

They are quite large and noticeable under clothing, and once healed, my nipples became too soft when I continued to wear them for the majority of the day. Now I wear them for an hour or two every day, just to give my nipples a rest, and they work perfectly for that, as well. I have noticed that if I start to leak and am wearing them, when I lean over, the excess milk will sometimes spill out the holes in the top - so keep an eye out for that, but, again, I wouldn't wear them in public, anyway.

Despite the minimal cons, I gave these five stars because the difference they made for me in such a short period of time was absolutely unbelievable. I would highly recommend these to any woman with even slightly sore nipples - they're incredible!

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Most Helpful Critical Review

 

Not that great

I was instructed to use these by my lactation consultation to help draw out my inverted nipples. They are uncomfortable to wear and look un-natural under your clothing. They pull out so much...Read complete review

I was instructed to use these by my lactation consultation to help draw out my inverted nipples. They are uncomfortable to wear and look un-natural under your clothing. They pull out so much milk, I was having to change out the cotton in them every few hours, otherwise it would overflow and get onto my clothing. Not really worth it. Use a nipple shield instead.

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4.0

Great savior

By Glorified cow

from Bakersfield, CA

About Me First Time Parent

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Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • Effective

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Daily Use

    Comments about Medela SoftShells:

    Picked this up as a recommendation from a lactation specialist. I have a short nipple and soreness due to poor latching. This saved me. In addition to it helping to elongate the nipple, it also helped with the soreness by relieving the pressure from clothing and nursing bra, it allowed air flow, and it helped with the nipple sensitivities experienced when not covered. It also helps collect leakage. Can cause slight irritation around areola due to suctioning effect or may be due to extreme hot weather.

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    5.0

    Definitely a life saver!

    By Jordyn

    from Greenwood, Indiana

    About Me First Time Parent

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Effective
    • Gentle

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use
      • To Keep On Hand

      Comments about Medela SoftShells:

      I was in the middle of relactating, which calls for pumping every 2 hours, so you can imagine how painful my nipples were. This product is SO easy to use and did a great jobs to keeping my nipples from rubbing on my bra. I would definitely recommend.

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      5.0

      I would buy again.

      By Mom

      from Evans, Ga

      About Me Parent of Multiples (Twins etc)

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Acts Quickly
      • Easy To Use
      • Effective
      • Gentle
      • Not Messy

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use
        • Infants
        • Newborns
        • To Keep On Hand

        Comments about Medela SoftShells:

        Starting breast-feeding with less pain. Also helpful in soft unpadded bras and T-shirts.

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        2.0

        Good concept not good in practice

        By Barely asleep

        from Miami, fl

        About Me First Time Parent

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        Verified Buyer

        Pros

          Cons

          • Ineffective
          • Messy

          Best Uses

            Comments about Medela SoftShells:

            I was excited about this product however it is not comfortable milk spilled while wearing it. Difficult to empty into another container. Waste of money.

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            4.0

            I would buy it again

            By Lm

            from San Diego

            About Me First Time Parent

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Use

            Cons

            • Messy

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use

            Comments about Medela SoftShells:

            I loved this product! I use it only during the day. You should just be careful no to forget you are wearing it and bend forward, as the milk in the Shell will fall!

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            5.0

            Sore nipples no more!

            By Anjo

            from Los Angeles

            About Me First Time Parent

            See all my reviews

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Effective

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use

              Comments about Medela SoftShells:

              I so love this product! I suffered for more than a month having a sore nipples when my lactation consultant recommended this. Saved me & my baby to stop breastfeeding. Now, my nipples doesn't hurt anymore... Thanks to this soft shells!

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              4.0

              Great for sore nipples

              By Babiesrusreviewtime

              from Minnesota

              About Me Parent of Two or More Children

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Use
              • Effective
              • Not Messy

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use

                Comments about Medela SoftShells:

                I deal with Raynaud's and also had thrush. These are fantastic during the 'super sore no one touch me' healing phase. I was a little disappointed to learn they are almost double the price at Babierus than they are at other locations.

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                5.0

                amazing product!

                By Gonca Gokce Topcu

                from Ashburn,VA

                About Me First Time Parent

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Use
                • Effective
                • Gentle

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Daily Use
                  • Infants

                  Comments about Medela SoftShells:

                  These shells are so soft.... I had mastitis and it was painful and sore. It helped me a lot and protected from irritation during the recovery... it is a great purchase I made.

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                  4.0

                  Helpful, but a bit bulky

                  By Colleen

                  from Newark, DE

                  About Me First Time Parent

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                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Use
                  • Effective
                  • Gentle

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Daily Use
                    • To Keep On Hand

                    Comments about Medela SoftShells:

                    The nipple shields did exactly what they describe to do. They were very easy to take apart and clean. However, they were a bit bulkier than what I expected. Your chest is already enlarged and adding these makes you feel larger than needed. I would forget I was wearing them after a while. Worth the money if your nipples give you pain from just being rubbed against your bra or if you are leaking a fair amount.

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                    5.0

                    What do I know? I'm just the husband.

                    By Jim

                    from Brooklyn ny

                    About Me First Time Parent

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                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Acts Quickly
                    • Easy To Use
                    • Effective

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Newborns
                      • To Keep On Hand

                      Comments about Medela SoftShells:

                      My wife is loving these. She had some painful latches at the beginning and this really helped reduce soreness during the recovery between feelings.

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