Womom September 2014

For the woman behind the mom.

Samantha Chan

Weleda White Mallow Face Cream

Comprising 97-percent organic ingredients, Weleda White Mallow Face Cream is the smart choice for women who seek nourishing relief from dry skin. Organic pansy extract and organic sesame seed oil are just some of the ingredients that may calm your sensitive skin. Weleda White Mallow Face Cream can be found at Whole Foods Markets. usa.weleda.com

The Bellicon

Whether you're trying to shed postpregnancy or post-vacation weight, check out The Bellicon, a mini-trampoline that is a convenient and fun alternative to expensive and time-consuming gyms. Burn calories and stay safe on this low-resistance equipment that the entire family can use. www.bellicon-usa.com


Take the guesswork out of getting pregnant with KnoWhen. The non-invasive, natural, FDAcleared saliva fertility monitor is a researched 98 percent accurate. The monitor also provides you with an educational CD and a personal ovulation tracking app. www.knowhen.com


Hold on to your favorite pair of jeans just a bit longer, and with more confidence, with Kevel Fly Ties, Kevel Mommy, and Perfect Fit. Whether you're looking for a solution to perpetually falling zippers, jeans that are just a bit too tight, or an expanding waistline during pregnancy, Kevel has you covered. www.kevel.com

Edible Garden

Summer is winding down, but there's still time to plant, grow, and harvest herb pots and other homegrown goods. Edible Garden (Viva Editions) by Alys Fowler teaches you how to create a haven that is attractive and delicious. www.amazon.com

This column appeared in the September 2014 issue.