The fourth trimester.
The postpartum period is often referred to as the fourth trimester because it's much like being pregnant, only your baby is in your arms and not in your belly. You can't sleep, your uncomfortable, and hot flashes anyone? Not to mention your emotional from your hormones trying to level out. What a wondrous time. And as mothers, we tend to neglect our own self-care at this time.
That's why I've created this healing postpartum herbal sitz bath for the moms who have cuts, tears, or are just sore. Trust me, your perineum will thank you!
Each herb was chosen for it's medicinal properties to aid in the healing of postpartum cuts, tears, and soreness.
- Calendula provides anti-inflammatory properties, heals wounds and hemorrhoids, provides an abundance of antiviral and antimicrobial properties to help fight different strands of bacteria helping to prevent infections, including candida (yeast).
- St John’s Wort helps alleviate any postnatal mood disorders such as anxiety, depression, and rage. It also provides some anti-inflammatory properties making great for postpartum healing.
- Plantain is an anti-inflammatory and antibacterial that helps heal hemorrhoids and other wounds.
- Epsom salt increases magnesium levels, relaxes your mind and muscles, rids your body of toxins, decreases pain and swelling, and may help prevent preeclampsia.
Disclaimer: I am not a medical professional and these products are not intended to be used in place of medical practices. Note that herbs are just as dangerous as modern medicine if not used correctly so you should sure not to ingest the products unless otherwise noted. If you notice redness or a rash, it could be an allergic reaction to one the herbs and you should stop use immediately.
Oh, My Perineum - Herbal Sitz Bath
Due to the nature of the product there are no returns accepted.