Hi Bec, Thank you for your enquiry. There are many variables that affect those that use this product making it hard to give you a definative answer. The position your baby is sitting in and the size and height of the wearer are all factors that may infuence the wearers opinion on this product. The maternity belt is a great product that offers good support to help relieve groin, lower abdominal and back pain and it is effective in doing this, in order to offer this support the material is thick and firm, some wearers find the stiff material causes them slight discomfort. We suggest you visit your nearest Baby On The Move store to have a look at and discuss this product further and maybe try it out to see if it is the right choice for you. We hope this helps with your query.