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Lanolin vs Nipple Balm – Which is best for breastfeeding?

Breastfeeding Mom Nursing and Hand Pumping

If you’ve decided to breastfeed, whether by direct nursing or by pumping, your nipples may need a little help to stay moisturized and pain-free. A lot of popular breastfeeding resources, and maybe even your LC or doctor, recommend lanolin, but what are your options? What is Lanolin? Lanolin is oil secreted by a sheep’s skin […]