Breastfeeding can be a beautiful bonding experience for new moms and their babies — but it can also be a real pain. When you’re left with sore, dry, or sensitive nipples but there’s still more feeding or pumping in your near future, you can count on our best-loved soothing skin salves.
Safe for Babies, Mothers, and Mother Earth
Our selection of nontoxic, non-GMO nipple balms and butters are completely safe for nursing babies. So, unlike with lower-quality products, there’s no need to rinse off these kid-friendly, pediatrician-approved products prior to nursing. And, since each pretty little pot contains a soothing blend of USDA-certified organic ingredients, you know you’re not harming the planet in an effort to care for yourself and your little one.
Top Nipple Cream Brands
For all-natural relief and protection against the pains of breastfeeding, turn to our top-rated brands.
Earth Mama’s herbal tinctures, teas, salves, and sprays help expectant and new mothers honor and embrace the body’s beautiful ingenuity without doing any harm to nature.
The sustainable skin care solutions, beauty products, and home remedies from Badger empower families to look and feel their best — the all-natural, cruelty-free way.
From women-owned brand Motherlove, you’ll find a variety of soothing, organic topical treatments suited for mom-and-baby needs, from diaper balm and belly butter to homeopathic supplements.
Best Nipple Creams
Made with nursing moms in mind, each jar of our favorite nipple cream is packed with simple but powerful organic ingredients.
Earth Mama Organic Nipple Butter
A few of the hydrating herbal ingredients in this soothing, non-GMO balm are cocoa seed butter, shea butter, mango seed butter, and beeswax.
Motherlove Nipple Cream
Motherlove’s rich, buttery nursing balm is made with just five ingredients — extra virgin olive oil, shea butter, and beeswax plus marshmallow root and calendula flower — for all-natural moisture and protection.
Organic Breastfeeding & Nursing Supplements
Drawing on hundreds-year-old herbal traditions, our all-natural supplements and snack foods help keep your energy and milk production levels up while you’re nursing your little one.
Motherlove Goat’s Rue
This alcohol-free herbal supplement derived from French lilac — also called goat’s rue — can help in facilitating healthy lactation and mammary tissue growth.
Nourisher Milkful Nursing Bars
Need something a little more substantial? Reach for a superfood snack bar in Maple Walnut, Blueberry Coconut, or Chocolate Banana.
Natural Nursing Tips and Trends
If you’re breastfeeding, pumping, or just counting down the days until you get your boobs back, check out our blog for all-natural maternity and skincare ideas:
Nutrition for Nursing Mamas
Your little one’s wellbeing starts with your own diet. Find out more about the best foods for pregnancy and breastfeeding and try our top recipes.
The Best First Foods for Baby
From breastmilk and baby formula to figuring out which solids you should offer and avoid — we cover it all in our video guide to feeding infants in the first year.
Organic Skin Care from Head to Toe
New moms can embrace an all-natural skin care routine with lotions and potions from our favorite organic skin care brands.