Breast shells are used before and after feeding to protect sore nipples.
A small study with 20 breastfeeding women found no significant difference between wearing a breast shell and not using breast shells in nipple pain scores.
Some evidence was shown to favour the use of glycerine gel above the use of breast shells and lanolin.
Also, the breast feeding accessories market is sub segmented into nipple care products, breast shells
, breast pads, milk warmer, nipple shields, baby scales and accessories, soothing pads, and other accessories.
INVERTED nipples occur because the milk ducts tethering the nipple are too short and, as breast shells
haven't worked, you may want to consider surgery.
and pumps may be more effective in increasing lactation success in these women.
I bought some breast shells
to correct the inversion but it didn't help.
Buy some breast shells
- small curved plastic discs which have holes in the middle.