Every woman’s body is different, but a caesarean scar can take up to a year to fully heal. This happens in phases: Week one is the most difficult as your body rushes to remove dead cells and build up fluids around the incision, causing inflammation and pain The first 6 weeks often involve swelling, itching and shooting pains. This happens while your body rebuilds the tissue and nerves around your incision Changes in your incision can continue for up to a year as collagen levels change and tissues mature; this often results in tenderness, itching and soreness, particularly after a busy day C-Panty recovery underwear has been designed by a surgeon who has had two C-sections. Catherine Brooks didn’t understand why there were no good ways to find relief following her caesarean as she struggled a lot with pain and discomfort. Abdominal binders and mesh underwear are uncomfortable to wear and don’t address the incision symptoms that are specific to C-sections. Through careful research and testing, Catherine designed underwear that relieved all of her C-section symptoms while also minimising scarring and helping her to look and feel good again. Abdominal compression to reduce swelling, help shrink your uterus and slim your belly Incision compression to reduce pain and help you move more easily Silicone panel on your incision will speed healing and reduce scarring while protecting and supporting you This 2 pack of C-section underwear contains one black and one beige pair of pants so that you’re prepared for any outfit you want to wear. They are made from a soft nylon and spandex blend that’s seamless for a smooth look. The waistband will come to just below your ribs so that it holds everything in nicely while avoiding any discomfort, tightness or bulging around your waist. C-Panty underwear will help you to look and feel so much better while you recover; allowing you to fully enjoy those precious first few months of your baby’s life.