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Prunus Amygdalus Dulcis

Almond Oil

For centuries, sweet almond oil has been used during pregnancy for both consumption and external use.

Its rich is nutritional value, making it beneficial for many health uses. Almond oil naturally moisturises and increases your skin's elasticity, making it a great choice to prevent the appearance of stretch marks and the severity of perineal tears. 

Sweet almond oil also soothes, heals, and supports cell health and regeneration of the skin.

FOUND IN: Labour Massage Oil, Perineal Massage Oil & Stretch Mark Serum

Aloe Barbadensis Miller

Aloe Vera

Aloe vera is a popular vitamin-rich plant used within medicine and skincare. It’s renowned for its anti-inflammatory properties, reducing pain, swelling, and soreness of burns, wounds, or other injuries.

It not only soothes but speeds up wound healing time and limits scarring. Aloe vera is also effective in treating fungal and bacterial infections.

FOUND IN: Perineal Soothing Spritz

Prunus Armeniaca

Aprioct Kernel Oil

Apricot kernel oil is extracted from the seed of an apricot. It is a light but powerful oil for providing long-lasting moisturisation and softening of your skin, as it resembles sebum, an oil naturally produced by the skin. Apricot oil is a skin saviour. It contains Vitamin C and E, which fade the appearance of stretch marks, scars, and blemishes while providing elasticity to the skin, protecting against environmental pollutants.

found in: Stretch Mark Serum

Ricinus Communis

Caster Oil

Castor oil is a multi-purpose oil that has been used for thousands of years. It was burnt by ancient Egyptians and used as fuel in lamps and a natural remedy to treat eye irritation and even stimulate labour. Castor oil is rich in ricinoleic, a fatty acid with anti-inflammatory properties and promotes hydration, making it naturally healing and moisturising. Applying castor oil to wounds also promotes healing, reduces dryness, decreases the risk of infection and cornification (the buildup of dead skin cells), which can delay wound healing.

FOUND IN: nipple balm &  Scar Balm

Cocos Nucifera

Coconut Oil

Coconut oil is composed mainly of fatty acids, which have antimicrobial properties. It can also reduce inflammation when applied to the skin or consumed. It’s intensely moisturising and hydrating. When applied to the skin, coconut oil provides a natural protective barrier, improving elasticity, keeping out bacteria, and healing scars and cracked nipples.

found in: nipple balm & scar balm

Vitis Vnifera

Grapeseed Oil

Grapeseed oil contains high amounts of vitamin E and omega chain fatty acids essential for maintaining healthy, hydrated, glowing skin and minimising cell damage. It can improve the skin’s moisture, softness, and elasticity, making it an excellent choice for perineal massage.

found in: Perineal Massage Oil

Rosa Canina

Rosehip

Rosehip oil is extracted from the fruit of a rose bush and is rich in essential nutrients and vitamins our body needs. It contains antioxidants and anti-inflammatory properties, which work as natural pain relief. Rosehip also promotes collagen remodelling, which is particularly useful for preventing dry skin and healing wounds. The scent of rosehip has also been found to reduce stress, lower blood pressure, and calm.

found in: Perineal Massage Oil, Scar Balm & Stretch Mark Serum

Butyrospermum Parka

Shea Butter

Shea butter is rich in vitamins and one of the best natural remedies for moisturising, soothing, and nourishing your skin. Ensuring your skin is well hydrated during pregnancy increases elasticity and reduces the appearance of scarring and stretch marks. Shea butter also boosts the production of collagen and antioxidants that heal the skin.

found in: Nipple balm & scar balm

Tocopherol

Vitamin E

Vitamin E is a group of vitamins with antioxidant effects. Sunflower seeds are a powerhouse source for Vitamin E. Vitamin E is high in Linoleic Acid (Omega-6), Beta-carotene, Vitamins A, C, and D. These collectively act as antioxidants to combat the signs of ageing help your skin rid itself of bacteria. Its oil is known for its wound healing, hydrating, softening, and skin regenerating properties. It also helps to decrease inflammation and reduce general redness, making it especially suitable for sensitive skin.

found in: Nipple Balm, Perineal Massage Oil, Scar Balm & Stretch Mark Serum

Virginiana

Witch Hazel

Witch hazel has powerful natural medical properties that soothe irritated, itchy, inflamed, or cracked skin. It also contains antioxidants that ease inflammation and swelling while also providing natural pain relief. Witch hazel also offers your skin protection against damage as it contains tannins which prevent further inflammation.

found in: Perineal Soothing Spritz

Essential Oils

People have used essential oils for thousands of years as a natural, holistic treatment for ailments.

Citrus Aurantium Bergamia

Bergamot

Bergamot is a great oil used to aid relaxation during pregnancy as it is known to alleviate stress and elevate mood. The oil also has strong antiseptic properties and, during labour, can have a calming effect and help reduce pain.

found in: Labour Massage Oil & Stretch Mark Serum

Salvia Sclarea

Clary Sage

Clary sage is a wellness oil commonly used during labour to balance hormones, reduce stress, and relieve pain. It can also help induce labour by stimulating contractions and facilitating muscular, respiratory, and uterine systems. As it promotes relaxation and reduces stress, it is beneficial to help with any fear, tension, or emotional stress about your birth.

FOUND IN: Labour Massage Oil

Boswellia Neglecta

Frankincense

Frankincense has many therapeutic benefits and is a go-to for support during pregnancy. It has been found to calm the nervous system and strengthen and tone the uterus, making it an excellent choice for labour. Frankincense promotes healing and reduces dryness, which can help reduce the size and thickness of scars and stretch marks.

found in: Labour Massage Oil & Scar Balm

Palargonium Graveilens Flower Oil

Geranium

Geranium’s antibacterial and antimicrobial properties make it effective against fighting off bacterial infections. It is also beneficial in healing wounds and preventing infection as it has antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties. Geranium is also another oil that is calming and reduces stress as well as anxiety during labour.

FOUND IN: Labour Massage Oil & Stretch Mark Serum

Lavandula Angustifolia Flower Oil

Lavender

Lavender has natural pain-reducing effects, which can decrease inflammation, speed up wound healing, and its antibacterial properties can treat fungal infections. Lavender also stimulates the production of collagen, which can reduce the discolouration of stretch marks. The scent of lavender oil is also believed to treat anxiety, insomnia and promote relaxation.

found in: Labour Massage Oil, Perineal Soothing Spritz & Stretch Mark Serum

Citrus Nobilis/Citrus Sinensis

Mandarin Oil

Mandarin oil has many healing properties. As a gentle oil, it is unlikely to irritate sensitive skin. It is partially helpful in reducing the appearance of scars and brightening skin. Mandarin oil also acts as an antiseptic, preventing infection and fighting off bacteria and fungus development.

found in: Scar balm