POSTPARTUM RECOVERY SUPPORT GARMENT NATURAL BIRTH
Motif Postpartum Recovery Support Garments are FDA-listed medical devices designed by healthcare professionals for new moms to aid in healing and help recovery by stabilizing joints, reducing pain, and increasing mobility.
Health insurance plans now cover Motif Maternity Compression Garments. However, plans may differ in the type of garments and benefits offered. Use our Insurance Lookup Tool to see if the Postpartum Recovery Support Garment is covered through your insurance.
Tightens and Tones
Shapes and firms your postpartum belly, hips, waist, pelvis, and lower back.
Seamless and comfortable under clothing.
Made with lightweight and breathable fabric. 76% nylon, 24% spandex.
Silicone grips secure the garment to thigh and prevent it from riding up.
Snug and secure fit, without being uncomfortably tight.
Rebekah Mustaleski, Certified Professional Midwife
Maternity Compression Free Through Insurance
Motif Maternity Compression are FDA-listed medical devices designed to provide support and relief for pregnant and new moms. These garments may be covered by your insurance. Here’s how you find out:
- Use Motif’s Insurance Lookup Tool to look up your insurance and state.
- Get matched up with a medical supplier that carries Motif Compression and covers your insurance.
- Click their link and fill out their qualify form. Their reps will get in touch with any additional information they need.
- Receive your garments in the mail!
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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:
What exactly IS maternity compression?
Maternity compression garments are medical devices designed by healthcare professionals to provide support, relief, and stabilization for increased comfort during pregnancy and to assist with postpartum healing. It’s no secret that pregnancy takes a toll on your body, but by being made of soft, yet supportive fabric, maternity compression is able to target specific areas to help you stay on your feet during pregnancy and recover after giving birth.
Why are postpartum recovery garments covered by insurance?
Motif’s Postpartum Recovery Support Garment is an FDA-listed medical device. This isn’t just shapewear to make your waist smaller – this is a device specifically created to be used after delivery and shown to be helpful in reducing complications and creating a smoother recovery. Even the insurance companies have seen the difference this garment will make in getting you back to your everyday activities. Use our Insurance Lookup Tool here to find your provider.
How will a postpartum recovery support garment help me?
By providing gentle support, postpartum compression garments help reduce postpartum bleeding, swelling, aches, pains, and increase comfort to help you get back on your feet and care for your infant.
How tight should the garment be?
Using a compression garment should not cause you pain. If you’re feeling pain in your chest or pelvis, if the garment itself is causing you painful restriction, or if your abdomen hurts while you are wearing it, the garment is too tight. A well-fitting compression garment should feel like a hug: you feel the support around you, but it isn’t hurting.
What is the difference between the Natural Birth Garment and the C-Section Garment?
The Natural Birth Garment does not have a zipper, while the C-Section Garment does. With the Natural Birth Garment, there is no zipping or buttoning. You just step into the garment and adjust the straps, if needed. Zippered garments are best for those who have had C-sections because they do not have to be dragged across the incision site when being put on.
How is a Postpartum Recovery Support Garment different than shapewear?
One of the most important differences between a Postpartum Recovery Support Garment and shapewear is the purpose behind each one. Shapewear or Spanx isn’t designed to make any lasting changes to your body. It’s made to be a temporary fix for a few hours. A Motif Postpartum Garment, however, is specially created to faciliate long-term, lasting changes as your body restores itself after delivery. Read the Top 5 Reasons Postpartum Compression is Different than Shapewear.
What is diastasis recti?
Simply put, diastasis recti (DR) is the separation of abdominal muscles along the middle of the abdomen. During pregnancy, it happens as a way to create space for your growing baby.
Is there anything I can do to help diastasis recti?
DR can be helped with a consistent postpartum exercise program and maintaining good posture while you are sitting or bending over, as these simple habits encourage a strong core. Also, the use of a Postpartum Recovery Support Garment during the initial is extremely helpful in encouraging this good posture and bringing your abdominal muscles back together.