Raquel Nowak is a mama to two girls, and the founder ofMatrescense - a line of non-toxic, botanical skincare products for all stages of motherhood. Matrescence, a term coined by anthropologist Dana Raphael, refers to the process of becoming a mother - from pre-conception, during pregnancy, through postpartum days and beyond.
What makes MOLOCO different? We are not your “typical” swimwear brand, because every style we design is made with mamas in mind... No, really. Throughout the various stages of motherhood, we are along for the ride with you as your amazing body changes and adapts. Every swimsuit has the function, comfort and versatility that you will need.
To kick off 'Women's History Month', we wanted to take a moment to honor and share the lives of five incredible women — pioneers for women's health who helped shape the field. These five foremothers helped to understand and implement female health practices that are still widely used today. Together, they changed our healthcare system forever.
To us, Black History Month isn't only a month long celebration, it is year round. Today, we are featuring four amazing women - all of whom help support, advocate for and assist in lifting up mamas through all stages of motherhood.
Stephanie Sandleben is a long-time yoga teacher and practitioner, and has been teaching workshops and classes specific to pelvic floor health since 2015. It was her own postpartum experience, or as she so eloquently puts it – “her fierce initiation into motherhood” that propelled her into her personal healing journey which included yoga, pelvic floor therapy, Somatic Experiencing and meditative compassion practices.
Do you love to travel but aren't sure where to go now that your family includes a little one? During these Covid times, with young ones in tow, traveling is no easy feat! We asked friend, and mama of three, Meryl Shattuck, founder of Shattuck Travel, to help steer us in the right direction...Meryl answers these questions for you, plus shares some of her top family-friendly picks!
Aimee Raupp, MS, Lac, is a renowned Women’s Health & Wellness Expert, Licensed Acupuncturist and Herbalist, and a best-selling author. Aimee has a private practice in New York, where she specializes in Women’s Fertility.
Jenny Greenstein is mama to two girls, the founder of Your Soul Style and a personal close friend of our founder, Mika. Mika has often said that Jenny is her "style guru", and one of the many inspiring conversations that was had between the two friends sparked the idea for MOLOCO back in the beginning! Your Soul Style is as an integrative approach to style, and mindfulness, and finding your way to your own empowered sense of self.
Shelley Suh is the founder of Loyal Hana, a company created to give back to both expecting and nursing mamas, who give so much of themselves to the little ones in their lives. Each collection is a blend of stylish, comfortable garments that enable the modern woman to transition from the bump, the boob and beyond.
Shadoh Punnapuzha is the founder ofTaila Skin Care, and mama of two boys. Taïla’s mission is to empower skin’s natural healing process, by using only the purest ingredients to guide your skin into its own unique harmonized and balanced state. .