Prenatal Pampering in the DC Area

As if you needed an excuse for a little indulgence. These nearby spots offer it.

Spa treatment

Designed just for moms-to-be, The Pregnancy Massage Center’s massage promises to soothe muscles, improve circulation, help with back and hip pain, and lessen swelling. And—did we mention?—it’s so relaxing (571-323-1900,

Stylish clothes

Apple Seed Maternity and Baby Boutique is your go-to source for designer pregnancy clothes. There, you’ll find maternity jeans from brands like Paige Denim and Citizens of Humanity, and cute tops from Olian and Maternal America (703-535-5446,

Luxe beauty products

Head to Ulta for products made just for moms-to-be, such as Belli All Day Moisture Body Lotion, which keeps your skin hydrated and really helps with the itchies. Also, find beauty supplies with natural ingredients, like Bare Escentuals lip gloss and Burt’s Bees body scrub (301-588-8744,

One-on-one attention

If you’re nervous about working out, or you just want a fitness regime customized to your needs, check out private yoga at lil omm. An instructor will work with you to create a mind-body session to leave you more toned, more relaxed—or both (202-248-6304,

Plus, More from The Bump:

More local resources in the DC Area

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