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For the 40-some weeks of pregnancy, your body is constantly transforming to accommodate a sweet, rapidly growing baby. Then just as you get a grasp on your maternity style, everything changes as you enter the strange new land of life with a postpartum body.

She looks a lot like you, only now with the unfamiliar side-effects that accompany the experiences of postpartum healing, breastfeeding and sleepless nights.

But don't you question it for a second, mama: Your postpartum body is one of a super woman—and it deserves to be treated that way.

We rounded up our eight favorite products for inspiring confidence in your beautiful, strong, miraculous postpartum body.

1. Worry-free underwear

With a new baby in the house, you have plenty to worry about already. Don't let leaks from postpartum bleeding be one of those concerns. Not only are these boyshorts ultra-absorbent, but they are also brilliantly seamless, which makes them winners for mamas recovering from Cesarean births.

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