9 must-haves that celebrate postpartum bodies—and make us feel seen

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.

6. Leggings you'll want to live in

You're not pregnant—but the whole idea of "bouncing back" isn't even on your radar. Enter: the life-changing power of high-rise leggings, AKA the postpartum mama's uniform for highlighting your best assets.

These leggings with four-way stretch compress in all the right places without binding or pinching and you can feel good about the fact they are made from recycled water bottles. (Actually, use that as your cue to pour another glass of water from the faucet!)

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