Breastfeeding Breastshells can be used prior to delivery to help correct flat or inverting nipples, which allow the baby to latch on easier. Provides relief from swollen, engorged breasts by exerting a slight but constant pressure on the breast to release excess milk. Helps heal tender, irritated, chapped and cracked nipples by allowing air circulation. Protects nipples from sticking to bra or nursing pads and other irritations. Protects clothing from moisture and stains and prevents leakage. Collects leaking milk between feedings. Easy to use and may be sterilized. Economical, reusable and long-lasting. To be used in place of nursing pads.