Tips & Resources

Whether you are an expecting mom or prenatal spa, Belly Friendly strives to support your growth. Visit this page often to find new tips and articles as our recommendations and library expand.

Spa Standard

A Belly Friendly education partner, Spa Standard is an online learning platform for the beauty and wellness industry that offers affordable, quality education opportunities, including Continuing Education (CE) courses.

San Francisco Prenatal Yoga - San Francisco, Calif.

The most comprehensive resource guide to prenatal and postnatal yoga classes in San Francisco. Find yoga class schedules, workshops, teachers and more.

Natural Resources - San Francisco, Calif.

Swing by with your bumps, babies or toddlers to check about the wide range of classes and services offered like childbirth prep classes, new parent support groups, breastfeeding consultations and birth tub and breast pump rentals.

Jennifer Loomis Photography - San Francisco, Seattle, New York

Pregnancy is a special time to have photographs taken of yourself. You have one chance to create a special one-of-a-kind portrait to remember these nine months.

Berkeley Yoga Center - Berkeley, Calif.

The center brings together teachers from a rich background of traditions. They are committed to creating a yoga community with ongoing classes and special weekend workshops.

Shannon Stellmacher Photography - Napa, Calif.

A top wedding and fashion photographer, Shannon Stellmacher also offers maternity photography. Her use of light, unique style and ability to capture real moments make her an ideal pick for you your pregnancy photo.

The Sandbox - Sonoma, Calif.

A great place for new and gently used items for babies, children and pregnancy! The Sandbox carries clothing, gear, and accessories as well as unique and handmade gifts.

Appleseed Maternity - Alexandria,Va.

Located in Old Town, Alexandria, Appleseed is the go-to for maternity couture, organic products, handmade baby gifts, and other items that can't be found in chain stores.

Yoga Birth - Baltimore, Md.

Yoga Birth represents a collection of services that support and empower expectant moms throughout the childbearing cycle. Check out their prenatal yoga classes.