Breast feeding is the most personal connection I had while my daughter was an infant. That time spent close together was so meaningful because I knew I was providing everything she needed. I didn’t realize then that my nursing bra could have contained toxic chemicals that would harm my little one, but looking back I would never choose anything but a non-toxic nursing bra. Now, with Baby number two on the way, I’m armed with the best and safest bras out there. Here are some of the top options for a safe and healthy nursing bra for your baby.
Table of Contents
- 1 Reviews of Top 8 Not-toxic Nursing Bras
- 1.1 Bravado Elegant Embrace Nursing Bra
- 1.2 Anita Womens Organic Cotton Nursing Bra
- 1.3 Majamas Organic Easy Bra
- 1.4 Boob Nursingwear Maternity and Nursing Fast Food Bra- Polka Dot
- 1.5 Blue Canoe Women’s Jane’s Bra Top
- 1.6 Leading Lady Women’s Lace Padded Nursing Bra
- 1.7 Ecoland Women’s Organic Cotton Soft-Cup Wireless Bra
- 1.8 Carriwell Seamless Organic Cotton Nursing Bra (2 Color Pack)
Reviews of Top 8 Not-toxic Nursing Bras
Bravado Elegant Embrace Nursing Bra
This bra is so cute you wouldn’t know it’s a nursing bra just by looking at it. Its floral lace design offers a decorative touch while still being thin enough to wear under all other fabrics. The bra has no seams or wires, and it opens and closes using easy clips. The entire cup drops away when unclipped, allowing closer skin to skin contact with your baby.
- Elegant floral design
- Full cup drops away for skin to skin contact with baby
- Easy to use clips to open and close
- DynatexTM fabric is soft and breathes well
- No wires or uncomfortable seams
- Non-toxic materials are safe for baby and mother
- Some women report this bra running small, so consider ordering one size up for a looser fit
- Material: 42% Cotton; 24% Polyester; 19% Spandex/Elastane; 15% Nylon
- Color: Coral lace
- Average Review: 3/5
Anita Womens Organic Cotton Nursing Bra
This 100% organic cotton bra is comfortable and machine washable. It has an extra wide opening for easy feeding, and its four hook closure allows multiple options for band sizing as your needs change. This is a simple, comfortable bra that works with any busy mom’s life.
- Comfortable organic cotton
- Machine washable
- Extra wide opening for feeding
- 4 positions for comfortable back closure at any stage
- Women with larger breasts have noted that this bra may not provide the support and separation they are looking for.
- If you are in the larger sizes, consider the amount of support you want before ordering.
- Material: 100% organic cotton
- Color: White
- Average Review: 3.3/5
- Shipping Weight: 1 pound
Majamas Organic Easy Bra
This comfortable bra is unique in its structure; it has an overlapping wrap design rather than separate cups. This allows you to easily pull aside either side of the bra while nursing without using clips. It is made from organic cotton, with a small amount of spandex to increase flexibility and comfort. This is a great bra for those looking for a comfortable fit rather than a structured bra.
- Constructed with organic cotton
- Comfortable wrap design allows you to easily pull either side away for feeding
- Flexible fabric allows for a more comfortable fit
- The wrap design is made for comfort and convenience, but lacks support.
- Women with larger breasts may want to choose another bra if they want more support.
- Material: 91% organic cotton, 9% spandex
- Color: Black or White
- Average Review: 4.3/5
Boob Nursingwear Maternity and Nursing Fast Food Bra- Polka Dot
This bra gives the perfect blend of comfort and style with its fun polka-dot design and stylish lace. Wide, adjustable straps offer great support without digging into your shoulders, and the flexible cups accommodate you during pregnancy and nursing. It’s easy to use clips unhook with one hand for easy nursing.
- Comfortable and stylish
- Wide adjustable straps for comfort and support
- Flexible cups allow changes in size during pregnancy and nursing
- Soft fabric dries quickly after washing
- Many women have noticed this bra running small.
- Use the sizing guide and order one size up for a looser, more comfortable fit.
- Material: 92% polyamide and 8% elastane
- Color: Black, Pink, or Navy
- Average Review: 3.4/5
Blue Canoe Women’s Jane’s Bra Top
This bra offers extra-wide straps and band for exceptional comfort during nursing. It features a cross-over bodice design that allows you to pull aside each cup during nursing without the use of clips. This bra is latex free and its racer back design gives extra support without hurting your back. This bra is great for daytime and night time use because it is comfortable yet flattering.
- Wide straps and wide band for comfort and support
- Racer back design gives additional support
- Cross-over bodice allows you to pull aside each cup easily while nursing
- Latex free
- This bra is better suited for women with a smaller cup size.
- Material: not listed, but Latex Free
- Color: Black, Naked, or Natural
- Average Review: 4.2/5
Leading Lady Women’s Lace Padded Nursing Bra
This bra offers a stylish, flattering design that is still made for breast feeding. The lace overlay is flattering, and the cups are constructed to stay in place throughout the day. Easy one hand nursing clasps allow you to easily pull away each cup while holding your baby. This bra is perfect for breast feeding and pumping.
- Stylish, elegant design
- Easy one hand clips for nursing
- Cups fold over easily and stay in place while nursing, then clip back up to stay in place throughout the day
- Back closure and adjustable straps
- This bra has an underwire, which some women find uncomfortable.
- Material: 92% Nylon, 8% Spandex
- Color: Black over Blush (lace design)
- Average Review: 4.1/5
Ecoland Women’s Organic Cotton Soft-Cup Wireless Bra
This bra is made in the USA from organic cotton and spandex for a comfortable fit. It is specially shaped to give support and shape while maintaining a wrap design. The cups are double layered with a space to insert optional padding for more support. The racer back shape gives you more freedom of motion and support without shoulder pain, while the thick covered band supports the bust.
- Comfortable organic cotton
- Wide band for comfort and support
- Racer back design eliminates shoulder pain while offering added support
- Wrap design offers space to insert optional padding for more shape
- Some women report the band size being too large or too small for them, so check the measurements before ordering.
- Material: 95% organic cotton, 5% spandex
- Color: White
- Sizing: Band size: Small=32, Medium=34, Large=36, X-large=38
- Average Review: 4.0/5
Carriwell Seamless Organic Cotton Nursing Bra (2 Color Pack)
Made from comfortable organic cotton, this bra is breathable and offers great support. It creates shape and lift without the use of an uncomfortable underwire, and the fabric molds to your body over time for a better fit. It accommodates your breasts at any size, so it’s great for the entire span of your nursing time from birth onward. Each cup drops away and has an easy to use clip to keep it secure when not in use.
- Comfortable, breathable organic cotton gives great comfort
- The fabric molds to your body and offers support without the use of an underwire
- Drop cup design for easy feeding
- Easy clips for each cup, and a back hook and loop closure
- This bra does not have an underwire, so women with larger breasts may want to choose a bra with more support.
- Material: 65% organic Cotton, 28% Polyamide, 7% Elastane
- Color: Black or White
When it comes to breast feeding, we mothers make a lot of choices to keep their baby safe and healthy. Choosing a non-toxic nursing bra will help you know that you’re doing everything you can to keep your baby away from harmful chemicals. Using natural, safe materials in your nursing bra keeps your baby close to you and far from danger.