Philips Avent Breast Pump

A Philips Avent Breast Pump was a lifesaver with my two babies. This double electric breast pump is lightweight, powerful, comfortable, and convenient — feel free to walk around thanks to the rechargeable battery.

Philips Avent Breast Pump Bundle

With my first baby, I struggled with the most natural thing a mother is supposed to be able to do for her child: nurse. I thought breastfeeding would be a beautiful, calming, bonding time, but it turned into tears, frustration, and worry. I was not producing enough milk, and my baby was losing weight.

At that time, I had a single electric pump rather than a double electric breast pump, and I still wasn’t yielding enough. With an overwhelming feeling of guilt and failure, I switched to full-time formula feeding.

It took time to come to terms with it, but in the end, baby and I were much happier. I soon learned that a full belly meant a happy baby whether it was breastmilk or formula!

Philips Avent Breast Pump

Fast forward to baby #2. Again, I was determined to exclusively breastfeed, but I wanted to be better prepared for the challenge. I wanted to try a breast pump that was double electric this time, so I got the Philips Avent Double Electric Breast Pump.

The Avent Philips Breast Pump mimic’s a baby’s combination of suckling and massage for optimal pumping results, and the soft silicone flanges adapt to fit your individual size and shape comfortably.

The entire pump is lightweight and portable for mamas on the move — a rechargeable battery means you don’t have to be plugged into a wall. Freedom!

Avent Philips Breast Pump kit including black carrying bag and bottles

Plus, there are only a few parts — which makes for easy setup and sterilization. The convenient kit comes with everything you need to get started, including a carrying case and bottles to pump directly into.

Why You’ll Love Your Avent Breast Pump

  • Rechargeable Battery – Do your dishes (or your hair and makeup) or simply lean back and get comfortable since you don’t have to be plugged into the wall
  • Double Electric – This breast pump is double electric, making for quicker, more efficient pumping
  • Philips Avent – You get the quality you expect from a trusted brand with your Philips Avent Breast Pump

How to Maximize Your Double Electric Breast Pump Results

Take Advantage of Your Equipment’s Features

It goes without saying that you’ll see the best results if you’re using all of the features your breast pump double electric device provides. For instance, only pumping one side at a time reduces the suction and only increases the time spent pumping.

Take the time to explore the different expression and stimulation levels to find what works best with your body. There are a ton of combinations possible for complete customization.

Avent Breast Pump kit in front of box. Includes 2 nipples, 2 bottles, 2 flanges, pump, and carrying case

Help Out Your Equipment

Utilize breast compressions to help empty your milk ducts as your machine does its thing.

Warm compresses before pumping may also help get things moving before you even strap up. There are loads of products out there just for this purpose, or you can simply make one at home.

Try to Relax

A watched pot never boils, and the same is true for pumping breast milk. The stress of constant monitoring really can affect your production!

So sit back, relax, and watch an episode of your favorite show (or close your eyes for a quick pump nap!) and let your Avent Breast Pump do what it was meant to.

Final Thoughts on the Philips Avent Breast Pump

I’m so glad I found this pump! From having to formula feed my firstborn to being able to pump and breastfeed with my second was a huge shift. The difference was my Avent Breast Pump.

The single pump I had from another brand let me down in the past, and this time around was a completely different experience. It just goes to show that not all pumps are created equal!

I highly recommend the Philips Avent Breast Pump for anyone who may be struggling as I did with my first child.

Frequently Asked Questions About the Avent Philips Breast Pump

Why is it better that this breast pump is double electric?

Research shows that double pumping drains the breasts better and makes you more efficient in your letdown and production. In fact, they found that double pumping produced 18% more milk in a 15-minute pumping session compared to single pumping.

Plus, it saves you so much time! Instead of needing to pump for 15-20 minutes on each side, you’re able to pump for 15-20 minutes total.

Close up of bottle and flange from a breast pump double electric device

How often do I need to clean my breast pump?

After every use, your pump kit should be wiped down and washed according to the manufacturer. A general rule of thumb is to wash any piece that comes into contact with your breast/breast milk with soap and water.

Sanitizing is especially important for young infants under 2 months old, those who were born prematurely, or those experiencing health issues. Sanitize these pieces once daily. Daily sanitizing of pump parts may not be necessary for older, healthy babies if the parts are cleaned carefully after each use.

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38 comments on “Philips Avent Breast Pump”

  1. If i won this I would use it for myself.
    Been looking at getting one anyways!

  2. I would keep it for myself. I have a 4 month old at home

  3. The I’d win it for my daughter

  4. I would use it for my little boy coming in a few days!

  5. If I win this would be for a friend who is expecting her first baby in September.

  6. I would give it to a friend

  7. If I win I will give to my sister in law. She just had a baby boy.

  8. If i won i would share with a friend.

  9. I would give this to my cousin who is expecting her first little one in a few weeks!

  10. I would use it as I’m nursing my girl

  11. If I won this amazing gift, I would give it to my daughter who is having her first child! This is exactly what she will need. Thanks for such a great giveaway 🙂

  12. Definitely for a friend. This is something I would have loved to use .

  13. For myself for my daughter

  14. Definitely would use it myself!

  15. I’d like to give it to a friend!

  16. Share with my sister. Shes pregnant and due in late November! She could use this.

  17. I would give it to my cousin

  18. My wife would use it for our peanut

  19. I will give it to a needy friend.

  20. If I won I would use this for myself as I am due in July

  21. I would gift this to my cousin. She’s having her first baby in October!

  22. I would give them to my sister

  23. Will use it for me 🙂

  24. I’d give to my daughter

  25. I will pass this onto a needy military family.

  26. I would be using for my little babys.

  27. This would be for a friend.

  28. This would be a perfect baby shower gift for my friend’s daughter, who is having her first baby soon!

  29. I would share it with a friend, she just gave birth last week.

  30. This would go to my sister who is expecting in just a couple of weeks!

  31. For my stepdaughter; she’s expecting in July! 🙂

  32. I would like to give this as a baby shower gift to someone close to me.

  33. My son just turned one, so this would certainly be a gift to my sweet friend who is expecting in July x

  34. I’d like to win this for my friend.

  35. I’d give this as a gift for a baby shower.

  36. I would love to win this! I’m going on vacation in August and can’t bring my little one who I exclusively breastfeed. So this would be awesome, so I can pump for him!

  37. we are ttc so i would love this for myself otherwise i would gift it to a friend

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