Monday, September 19, 2011

Proudly ProMama Fair Embraces Motherhood

Expectant women were given the royal treatment as they were pampered with free massages and foot spas, received nutritional advice, and got tips on how to dress their best at the Proudly ProMama Fair recently held at the Glorietta Activity Center.
Pregnancy is a time of great change as moms-to-be prepare themselves to receive the greatest gift of all – a healthy baby. To help expectant women embrace the gift of motherhood, Wyeth’s nutritional milk drink ProMama, in cooperation with The Spa, and its other mommy and baby friendly partners Gingersnaps, Anja and Nail It have created an exciting all-day event designed to have women looking and feeling their best during their 9-month journey.

 The event celebrated motherhood with a variety of fun activities featuring booths for beauty, health and fashion. The Pro-Beauty booth with partners The Spa and Nail it gave women great skin advice and pampering services. At the Pro-Health booth, nutritionists helped them learn all about dos and don’ts in eating during their pregnancy. The latest maternity pieces from Gingersnaps and Anja were on display at the Pro-Fashion Booth, helping them look fabulous. 

 More interesting facts about pregnancy were shared during the day. Hosted by parenting expert Maricel Laxa-Pangilinan, moms-to-be along with infanticipating celebrity guests Cheska Garcia, Danica Sotto and Angelu De Leon were treated to talks from beauty experts, The Spa and Nail it, and advice on the right food practices during their pregnancy from a Wyeth Nutritionist. A fun fashion show that ended with the fabulous transformation of selected guests at the fair capped the program. And to help expectant women embrace the gift of motherhood, guests were introduced to ProMama, Wyeth Philippines’ nutritional milk drink designed for pregnant and lactating women.
“During the delicate period of pregnancy, mothers go through a lot of changes – physically and emotionally. That’s why Promama is here to champion mothers-to-be and help them embrace the gift of motherhood. Promama will help them discover how they can be at their beautiful best during this time of change, which will their baby grow into a wonderful, healthy and active child,” said Promama Product Manager

ProMama, helps women meet the increased nutritional needs of pregnant and lactating women. Only ProMama contains Pro-Nutri Builders, ingredients that support the health of both mother and child during the delicate journey of pregnancy. These include Maternal Immunity Enhancers like Beta Carotene, which has antioxidant and immunostimulatory properties, and Vitamin C, E and A, which also helps promote good vision and cellular growth.

ProMama’s Pro-Nutri Builders also include Fetal Mental Enhancers like DHA, a nutrient important for a child’s visual and mental development. Folic Acid, which is essential for the development of the nervous system and in preventing neural tube defects, and zinc are two more ingredients in ProMama that help in fetal neurodevelopment. ProMama also contains Fetal Bone and Muscle Builders like Vitamin D, important for calcium metabolism and to support fetal bone and teeth development; Protein, the building block of all tissues; Iron, which helps in the generation of red blood cells that carry oxygen to all parts of the body and Calcium, which supports bone development.

 Just 2 servings of ProMama daily can help promote appropriate weight gain during pregnancy. 

 By supporting the nutritional needs of pregnant and lactating women, ProMama helps mothers-to-be and their babies stay in the pink of health and fully embrace the gift of motherhood – and with partners Gingersnaps, The Spa, Anja and Nail it helping them be at their beautiful best, they can be pregnant and proud of it!