You have some options when shopping for a new nursing bra, and there are quite a few of them that you will want to consider. In today’s article, we shall discuss the option of flaps with your bra. These features are something that some mothers really desire and that others can do without. Learn more about them to determine if they are right for your needs.

Privacy

One thing that flaps offer is enhanced privacy. With flaps, you can easily move one cup to the side using only one hand, and that can also double as a privacy option for when feeding. You never know when your child will cry for mother’s milk, and having that extra flap to use at your discretion can make feeding much easier, and even in public places. 

Accessibility

Being able to access your breasts at any time to feed your child is a necessity when nursing. The flaps on a nursing bra are designed to be accessed using only one hand. This frees up your other hand so you can hold your baby while preparing your breasts for feeding time.

Removable Cups

The ability to utilize removable cups (flaps) also benefits you when it comes time to clean your bra. You can soak the cups individually to assure cleanliness, and then just simply reattach them to the bra after the fact. If you find yourself shopping for a nursing bra in the near future, make sure you take the time compare ones that have flaps to the other types being offered.