When I first learned about herbal baths, I immediately fell in love with them! They are SO beautiful, relaxing and healing. SO…are you in yet? These sessions are amazing! It’s like hanging out and bonding with your new little one in a huge healing bath of herbal tea!
So what does it do for mama?
-Helps soothe perenial discomfort
-Helps with relaxation
How about for baby? This stuff is amazing guys I’m tellin ya!
-Relaxes & soothes baby
-Helps prevent newborn acne
-Begins the healing process on the umbilicus.
-Helps to nourish and protect the skin, preventing dryness
Here are some of the herbs we put together in the postpartum herbal bath as well as their healing properties…
Lavender: Helps with relaxation and promotes restfulness. It is also antibacterial, antifungal and an antioxidant that even helps with bruising.
Chamomile: With its relaxing scent, it is helpful in soothing anxiety, as well as inflammation. It is also a natural antibiotic, antibacterial and antifungal.
Comfrey: A phenomenal healing herb! Comfrey is used as a soothing anti-inflammatory astringent/ointment . It has the ability to knit wounds as well as speed up the healing process.
Calendula: Also knits wounds, with anti-inflammatory properties; it controls bleeding and heals damaged tissue and wounds. As if that weren’t enough, it also works as an antiseptic and antimicrobial!
Urva Usi: Another Antiseptic, antimicrobial and astringent.
Shepherds Purse: Another essential that reduces bleeding and bruising!
Plantain Leaf: Had been used for centuries to heal inflammation and promote quick healing.
As you can see, adding an Herbal Bath to your postpartum process should be an absolute must! Contact us today to schedule your Herbal Bath session!