The Best Products for Mum in Australia

Product Guides 08 Aug 23 By

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Bounty Baby Award Winners – Best Product for Mum 2023

The winning baby products of the year have all been exhaustively tried, tested and voted on by real mums, bubs and Bounty’s expert panel.

This year the awards saw more than 110,000 Aussie parents cast their votes on a range of products from nappies and car seats, to prams and breast pumps, judging each one on quality, value for money, user-friendliness and innovation.

The products submitted were assessed on quality, value for money, user-friendliness and innovation.

READ NEXT: All of the 2023 Award Winners.

The winners of the Best Product for Mum 2023 are:

GOLD: Rite Aid Hydrogel Breast Discs
SILVER: Palmers Massage Lotion for Stretch Marks
BRONZE: Lansinoh TheraPearl Hot & Cold Breast Therapy Pads


The Best Products for Mum in Australia

GOLD AWARD

Rite Aid Hydrogel Breast Discs, RRP $8.99

The award-winning Rite Aid Hydrogel Breast Discs provide instant soothing and cooling relief to sore nipples or irritated skin caused by breastfeeding, while also creating the optimal environment for healing broken and inflamed skin. They come in sterile, hygienic, and individually wrapped packs and are recommended by lactation consultants and health professionals. Rite Aid Hydrogel Breast Discs took out the 2022 Gold Award too!


SILVER AWARD

Palmers Massage Lotion for Stretch Marks, RRP $17.99

Palmer’s Cocoa Butter Formula Massage Lotion for Stretch Marks is a lotion with a unique formula that boosts healthy collagen which is the building block of skin, while increasing the skin’s elasticity and its ability to stretch – very important while pregnant – at the same time as being moisturising and protecting.


BRONZE AWARD

Lansinoh TheraPearl Hot & Cold Breast Therapy Pads, RRP $30.95

Lansinoh® TheraPearl 3-in-1 Breast Therapy offers 2 re-usable hot or cold breast therapy packs. Use it cold to help relieve pain and swelling caused by engorgement and mastitis. Use it warm to encourage let down and to stimulate milk flow & reduce time spent expressing with a breast pump.

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iL Tutto Henry Electric Recliner and Glider Chair with USB, RRP $1,199

The stylish Henry electric recliner and swivel glider chair with USB is designed to support you and your baby. Featuring an electronic recline function so you can recline and sit up with ease, our electric recliner is most ideal for the early weeks of feeding your baby, especially those who have had a c-section birth.


Boody Period & Leak-proof Classic Bikini, Light – Moderate, RRP $22.95

Boody Period & Leak-proof Classic Bikini, Light – Moderate is Boody’s most loved and comfortable bamboo underwear, designed to be period and leak-proof. They look and feel just like normal underwear but have the functionality and technology for the ultimate period and leak protection and comfort.


Rite Aid Ultra-Comfort Nursing Pads, RRP $7.49

The Rite Aid Ultra-Comfort Nursing Pads have a unique leak-proof system that helps keep you comfy and dry in-between breastfeeding. Each pad has a super soft top sheet with a honeycomb pattern for fast absorption and re-wet prevention. The contoured shape provides a more natural fit while every layer is leak-proof with a waterproof back lining.


Tommee Tippee Made For Me Wearable Breast Pump, RRP $599

The Tommee Tippee Made for Me™ Wearable Electric Breast Pump is specially designed to help make your breastfeeding journey a little easier. Completely hands-free, portable and discreet, it allows you to express breastmilk while going about your daily routine.


Swisspers® Baby Breast Milk Storage Bags, RRP $9.99

Swisspers® Baby Breast Milk Storage Bags are breast milk storage bags that are sterilised for hygiene and printed with a measuring guide and space for noting date of filling. And of course, they are BPA free.


Happy Hair Brush The Mother Brush, RRP $79.95

Happy Hair Brush The Mother Brush has been developed for people with thick hair and for people who want a deep head massage. This brush is designed to tame and detangle hair without pain or pulling out hair. Its a sensual experience and once you’ve tried this brush you want want anything else. Using the dual bristle combination with wide spacing, thick hair easily glides through.


Poise® 2-in-1 Washable Absorbent Underwear, RRP $29 

Poise® 2-in-1 Washable Absorbent Underwear is washable, absorbent underwear that protects all of your leaks – period weeks & bladder leaks and feels just like your regular underwear! It’s real underwear so you can sneeze, cough and laugh all you want without needing to worry.


Tommee Tippee Made for Me Silicone Breast Pump, RRP $17.99

Tommee Tippee Made for Me Silicone Breast Pump is a 3 in 1 silicone breast pump. The gentlest way to express your breast milk. Use it to express milk; catch let-down milk when you’re feeding from the opposite breast or simply to provide relief to milk-filled breasts.


Medela’s Purelan™ Lanolin Cream, RRP $10.49

In the first few days and weeks of frequent breastfeeding, many women experience nipple soreness and dry skin. Medela’s Purelan™ lanolin cream gives you fast relief for sore nipples and dry skin. Lanolin is a deeply hydrating, naturally occurring substance found in sheep’s fleece. The lanolin in Purelan™ nipple cream is ethically sourced using wool from mulesing-free farms. 


Bio Island DHA for Pregnancy, RRP $35.95

Bio Island DHA for Pregnancy helps support maternal health and a health pregnancy. It supports healthy foetal central nervous system and brain development as well as maintaining healthy vision development in breast fed healthy infants.

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GAIA Skin Naturals Nipple Balm, RRP $12.95

You don’t even have to wait until the baby is born to start using GAIA Skin Naturals Nipple Balm. Apply it during pregnancy to prepare your nipples for the demands of breastfeeding and, once your little bundle of joy has arrived, you can use it after each feed to make sure the nipple area is in a good condition for them to latch onto.


Hydralyte Electrolyte Ice Blocks Orange, RRP $16.19

Hydralyte Electrolyte Ice Blocks Orange relieves symptoms of dehydration and helps replace water and electrolytes lost due to vomiting, diarrhoea, heavy sweating, vigorous exercise and occasional hangovers. Suitable for kids and during pregnancy.


Mamaway Nano Bamboo Postnatal Recovery & Support Belly Band, RRP $109.95

After giving birth, most women get that ’empty’ feeling where it feels like losing strength in the core. Recommended by Physiotherapists, the TGA approved Mamaway bamboo belly band is designed to support the uterus, abdomen, pelvis, and back by applying compression on the pelvic and abdominal area to hold the expanded uterus wall, loose skin, and muscles back in place post-pregnancy.


Mustela Nursing Comfort Balm Certified Organic, RRP $21.95

The Mustela Nursing Comfort Balm Certified Organic is a soothing and restorative nipple cream that keeps skin comfortable while breastfeeding. Specially formulated to protect sensitised nipples, it soothes and helps to restore the skin, to enable new mums fully enjoy breastfeeding. Fragrance-free and made of 100% plant-based ingredients, its key ingredient is Olive Oil, known for its nourishing properties.


New Beginnings Everyday Maternity Bra, RRP $41.99

Our product range is designed for utmost comfort, style and fit to make motherhood a healthy, confident and enjoyable experience. Not to mention, our core focus is enabling mothers to provide the healthiest possible breast milk for their bubs. There are important health benefits of having a consistently well fitted bra, to allow the milk ducts to grow and function without being compromised.


Weleda Perineum Massage Oil, RRP $26.95

Weleda Perineum Massage Oil is a massage oil formulated with almond oil and vitamin E-rich wheatgerm to nourish and prepare the skin for childbirth. To use, regularly massage into the soft tissue region between the vagina and the anus, known as the perineum, from the 34th week of pregnancy to increase blood flow and elasticity and assist in the prevention of tearing. The oil is NATRUE certified natural and free from synthetic ingredients.


Activated Probiotics Biome Iron+, RRP $38.95

Parenting is hard (mostly wonderful) work and our bodies can take a hit. Supporting your system with Activated Probiotics Biome Iron+ may help increase its absorption of dietary iron. A lack of iron can lead to fatigue and it’s not what mums need! Containing folic acid, vitamin C and ‘good bacteria’as well as iron, it has guarenteed potency. Only of assistance if dietary intake is inadequate. Not for the treatment of iron deficiency.


DermaGen by Botanical Chemist Active 8 Serum, RRP $40

DermaGen Active 8 Serum is a beautiful blend of 8 thoughtfully selected oils chosen specifically for it’s composition and expected skin benefits. This serum contains oils known for it’s for calming properties, soothing the appearance of redness and hydrating the surface of dry skin due to photo-aging or sun-damage. It is suitable for skin with mild pimples or acne breakouts, eczema, dermatitis, rosacea or sun-damaged skin. It has an uplifting, fresh, herbaceous scent, and is a light-weight serum, absorbing easily into the skin without clogging pores. 


Dermal Therapy Overnight Lip Repair, RRP $11.99

Dermal Therapy Overnight Lip Repair is an intensive yet lightweight lip treatment that works to deeply nourish and hydrate your lips while you sleep. Formulated with a unique blend of, hyaluronic acid to restore lip moisture, ceramide complex to repair the lip’s natural barrier. Collagen and peptide complex to help with softer and fuller looking lip. Antioxidant and essential vitamins to rejuvenate and repair the lips from damage and urea to gently exfoliate dead skin cells.

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