Made with TheraPearl ColorSmart Technology, these after birth pads can be used cold to provide relief from perineal, haemorrhoidal or C-section discomfort. Or used warm, the pads can be applied to the abdomen for soothing relief from postnatal uterine cramping commonly experienced after birth.
Safe for postpartum use and while breastfeeding, the soothing pad effectively moulds to the body and stays flexible after freezing. Click here to learn about birth preparation and recovery.
How to Use Postpartum Pads
To use Cold:
Freeze pad for at least 4 hours before use. Place the frozen pad into a disposable sleeve and apply for 20 minutes. Allow at least one hour between uses or as directed by your healthcare professional.
To use Warm:
Place the pad inside the microwave, lying flat, for the time indicated below:
16 seconds at 1250 watts
19 seconds at 1000 watts
25 seconds at 700 watts
Gently massage the warm pad to evenly distribute heat as indicated by the colour-changing pearls. Add time in 5 second increments until desired temperature is reached. Always test your warm pad’s temperature prior to use.
Place the pad into a disposable sleeve and apply for 20 minutes. Allow at least one hour between uses or as directed by your healthcare professional.