IntelliGender – review & giveaway

What is the most common question every mom-to-be is asked?  I have to say it’s “Is it a boy or a girl?”, and that’s a question I’ve never been able to answer before.  My husband and I decided with our first baby not to find out at the ultrasound and we loved the guessing and anticipation, so we won’t find out with this one either….but that doesn’t stop people from asking, or me from dying of curiosity!

I was very excited when IntelliGender agreed to do a review and giveaway on Not Just Baby Brain.  In case you aren’t familiar with IntelliGender, they are the makers of an at-home Gender Prediction Test that boasts an 82 % accuracy rate.  The test is available at many major drugstore chains in the USA, or you can place your order online.

I decided to wait a week or so after I received the test to take it, so I was 14 weeks and 4 days (yes, I think many pregnant ladies know EXACTLY how pregnant they are) to take it.  I forgot to take a picture of the kit before I used it, but it comes with a specimen cup, a syringe, and the IntelliGender test.  Basically, you pee in the cup, use the syringe to insert a certain amount of urine into the test vessel, then replace the seal and swirl it for 10 seconds.  Wait 5 minutes and if the test is green, the result is BOY.  If it’s orange, it’s GIRL.  It’s no harder than using a home pregnancy test!

So what was my result?  See for yourself!

Now, I’m not running out to buy a whole bunch of blue clothes, but it’s fun to think that we could be having a son.  I guess we’ll find out for sure in 25-27 weeks! 

IntelliGender has branched out into pre-natal and post-natal products as well.  Their IntelliCeuticals line includes Elasti-Oil, which I was happy to try out.  Elasti-Oil is a massage oil that you heat in a cup of water and apply to your belly/legs whenever you need a little pick-me-up.  It features a number of essential aromatherapy oils that offer a number of benefits, either emotional or physical, or both.

I love the smell of it, it’s not sweet or cloying but more of a citrus and woodsy scent.  If your nose is on overdrive due to pregnancy and you’re sensitive to smells, this may not be the product for you, but luckily I haven’t had that problem so I use it every night.  Another great feature is that is seems to absorb almost instantly, so I haven’t had any problems with an oily residue on my clothing.  I do wish that there was a dropper or small spout to make applying the oil a little easier.

IntelliGender has even launched their own blog that  you can check out!

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One lucky winner will get a 1 IntelliGender Gender Prediction Test and 1 IntelliCeuticals Nature’s Nipple Prep from INTELLIGENDER!

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To enter, go check out the IntelliCeuticalssection of IntelliGender’s site and leave me a comment saying which product you’d like to try (required).

For additional entries (leave a separate comment here for each):

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  • Blog about this giveaway and leave me a link in your comment

Contest closes October 4 @ 10pm EST; open to US and CANADIAN RESIDENTS only.

Please make sure that your profile is public or leave me your email address in each entry so I have a way to contact you. I will use Random.org to chose the winner and email them. The winner will have 72 hours to contact me or a new winner will be chosen. Good luck!

58 Comments on IntelliGender – review & giveaway

  1. Jennifer
    October 4, 2010 at 6:00 AM (7 years ago)

    definitely the nipple prep cream. wish I’d known about it with baby #1!

  2. tina reynolds
    October 4, 2010 at 8:13 PM (7 years ago)

    I would like to try babys best milk drops

  3. tina reynolds
    October 4, 2010 at 8:13 PM (7 years ago)

    I follow on gfc

  4. tina reynolds
    October 4, 2010 at 8:13 PM (7 years ago)

    i subscribe thanks

  5. tina reynolds
    October 4, 2010 at 8:14 PM (7 years ago)

    “Like” Not Just Baby Brainon Facebook (mrstinareynolds)

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