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The First Years Quiet Expressions Double
A soft hum makes The First Years Quiet Expressions Double one of the most hushed pumps available. It has eight suction settings and a handle that allows you to use it one handed. ($100)
Philips Avent Manual Comfort Breast Pump
The Philips Avent Manual Comfort Breast Pump may not have a motor, but it delivers the same suction as an electric pump. The soft, silicone petals feel warm and simulate let-down and milk flow. ($45)
Boppy Interactive Slipcover
If you use a nursing pillow for some added support while feeding, pop it inside the Boppy Interactive Slipcover. Its playful colors and detachable toys transform lunchtime into playtime. ($20)
NüRoo Nursing Scarf
Pass on the run-of-the-mill nursing covers that look like dowdy blankets and opt for the NüRoo Nursing Scarf. The design is smart and fashionable, while still providing the coverage you need. ($30)
Evenflo Advanced Double Electric Breast Pump
It’s a breeze to find the speed and suction that’s most comfortable for you with Evenflo Advanced Double Electric Breast Pump’s 32 settings and three flange sizes. Its closed-system design prevents milk from backing up into the tubes. Plus, it includes resources and tips to help assist you during those first feedings. ($140)
Ameda Purely Yours Ultra Breast Pump
The Ameda Purely Yours Ultra Breast Pump has a protective barrier that keeps the tubes dry and prevents airflow between expressed milk and the pump important for protecting Baby against bacteria, mold and viruses. ($300)
Nuk Expressive Double Electric Breast Pump
The Nuk Expressive Double Electric Breast Pump is all about making your experience personal with more than 30 custom settings. A photo holder allows you to display a picture of your little one, and the memory feature saves your preferred settings for a quick setup. ($150)
The First Years miPump
The First Years miPump is tiny, subtle and whisper silent, so you can pump without fanfare. The breast shield flexes for a soft, comfortable fit, plus it has eight levels of suction pressure and an LCD screen. ($60)
Dr. Brown’s Gia Pillow
Developed by a lactation consultant, Dr. Brown’s Gia Pillow keeps your arm from going numb while breastfeeding and angles Baby to aid digestion and reduce reflux. ($35)
Lansinoh Signature Pro
The suction on the Lansinoh Signature Pro mimics Baby’s natural feeding pattern and the design prevents milk backup in the tubes. An LCD screen with a timer helps you keep track of sessions, and you can express directly into Lansinoh’s mOmma Bottles. ($140)
Medela Pump in Style Advanced
Medela Pump in Style Advanced’s two-phase expression with one-touch let-down button helps you produce more milk in less time. And if you have to use it on the go, pack it up discreetly in your choice of a tote, backpack or bag. Also includes a removable cooler bag to keep breast milk bottles chilled. ($350)
To pick the right breast pump for you, keep this advice in mind: If you’re planning to pump after returning to work (or just want to bank some extra milk), you’ll want the efficiency of a double electric. Pumping less often? Opt for the simplicity of a single electric or manual model.
Ameda Purely Yours Ultra Find the best fit for you with flanges in three sizes. Pump anywhere with the AC adapter, battery power or car adapter. $300.
Dr. Brown’s Double Electric Designed by lactation consultants and nursing mothers for gentle milk expression. $250
Evenflo SimplyGo Dual Electric Easy to stash in a bag, this small pump is perfect for occasional pumping on the go. $60
Hygeia EnJoye with Internal Battery Now endorsed by La Leche League International, each pump comes with a free membership. Records and plays back your baby’s cry to encourage quick let-down. $290
Lansinoh Affinity Pro This powerful pump offers a range of pumping styles and suction levels to help maximize your milk flow. $130
Lucina Melodi Advanced A hospital-grade pump for use at home. The suction imitates the suck-swallow-breathe pattern of a breastfeeding baby. $549
Medela Pump In Style Advanced This pump is a workhorse designed for moms who express milk several times a day. $300
The First Years Breastflow Memory Pump You’ll never forget your optimal expression settings with this smart pump. It records data from your last 10 sessions. $180
Philips AVENT Comfort Breast Pump This pump lets you express in a reclined position. And soft silicone flanges feel warm on
your skin. $150
Medela Harmony Small, portable and easy-touse, this hand pump is perfect for moms who only pump every so often. It’s also the
perfect backup to an electric pump. $40
Boppy Nursing Pillow
Designed by a lactation consultant, the Boppy Nursing Pillow helps keep your baby up at breast level. The firm side features contoured foam to help your little bundle secure a good latch. Flip it over to the cushiony side once you and your baby get the hang of nursing. $50.
Lansinoh Affinity Pro
This powerful pump offers a range of pumping styles and suction levels to help maximize your milk flow. $130.
Luna Lullaby Bosom Baby Nursing and Feeding Pillow
The oversized Luna Lullaby Bosom Baby Nursing and Feeding Pillow props your baby into position while bolstering your elbows. Use it during pregnancy as a sleeping pillow, too. The clever cover whips on and off without zippers, snaps or Velcro. $40 to $59.
Comfort & Harmony mombo
The Comfort & Harmony mombo nursing pillow has two sides of support to help you find the best breastfeeding position. A vibration feature soothes fussy babies between feedings. $30 to $50.
The Dairy Fairy Arden All-in-one Bra
It seems too good to be true. But The Dairy Fairy Arden All-in-one Bra lets you nurse, pump hands-free and adjust the cup size according to the fullness of your breasts. Plus, it’s cute and extremely comfortable. $68.
Glamourmom Mpress Lace Microfiber Nursing Bra
The lace edging on the Glamourmom Mpress Lace Microfiber Nursing Bra is a sweet addition to its workhorse design: A one-handed cup release helps you get the job done quickly and easily when your baby’s hungry. Available in black and nude. $42.
Designed by a breastfeeding mother of three, washable Bamboobies nursing pads are made of bamboo and organic cotton velour. The pads wick away moisture like crazy, don’t leak and stay put—no more slipping around in your bra or, worse, dropping out of your shirt. $17 to $30.