Wear with your jeans, dress or pyjamas after baby! These postnatal underwear briefs fit perfectly under your clothes like shapewear for compression support when you need it the most. Make life easier when you’re on the move, bending and picking up kids. These high-waisted briefs hold everything together while the firm fit provides core support and helps correct poor posture from weak abdominal muscles after labour.
Designed with the same waistband and fabric as our physio-designed Postnatal Recovery Tights, but with an additional bamboo lining so you can wear without underwear.
Postnatal support briefs can be worn in the days after delivery, including after cesarean section, once you feel comfortable to put them on. Many women also wear them while they are sleeping to help feel stable and secure, and get a better night’s sleep.
– Made in Australia – low seam placement provides lower back support and helps avoid scar irritation – extra coverage high-rise waistband with panel construction to focus on core support – suitable for wear after natural or c-section deliveries ideal foundation garment under clothes – graduated compression to aid in Abdominal Muscle Separation recovery – suitable to wear post-pregnancy or to aid in medical recovery – 8-way stretch – bamboo lining – flat-locked seams – moisture-wicking – UV protection rating 50+
Model 1 wears a L. She is a size 14 and 175cm tall.
We suggest checking your hip measurements and using our size guide to help you choose your correct size, it is most important they fit correctly around your hips and legs. In our experience, if you are between sizes or unsure then it's best to size up.
The Postnatal Recovery Brief is not suitable for and should not be worn during pregnancy.
Everyone’s post birth experience will be different. We recommend continuing to wear your maternity briefs until you feel comfortable transitioning to a recovery brief.
In the interests of hygiene, please ensure that briefs are tried on over your own underwear. We may refuse returns of items where it is obvious that this hasn't been done and/or the hygiene strip has been removed.
We offer free exchanges to help you find your perfect fit and accept returns for 30 days from date of purchase. Final sale items are ineligible for return. Click here for T&Cs.
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