"Birth Kit Essentials: Your Guide to Essential Oil Use in Maternity & Beyond" Booklet by Stephanie McBride
Filled with information on pregnancy, delivery, and beyond—including guidelines for quality, safety precautions, herbs, essential oil dilutions, carrier oils, specific uses, and building your birth kit!
This brochure is chock-full of information on pregnancy, delivery, and beyond. It addresses specific topics for early pregnancy, last trimester concerns, labor and delivery, postpartum recovery, lactation, and infant care. It also includes guidelines for quality, safety precautions, herbs, essential oil dilutions, carrier oils, specific uses, and building your birth kit!
Improvements in quality and a growing body of research are bringing essential oils to a new level of popularity. "Birth Kit Essentials" integrates current research, traditional use, and clinical experience of birth professionals. A must-have help for mothers and practitioners to use essential oils with confidence for pregnancy, labor, postpartum, and infant care.
Dimensions: 8½" wide x 11" tall.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Stephanie Pearson, formerly Stephanie Pearson, is distinguished in her field for integrating traditional practices in nutrition and herbalism with evidence-based research and constitutional medicine. She is a Certified Clinical Master Herbalist, Functional Nutritionist, and Master Clinical Aromatherapist (in process). Stephanie is a professional presenter for universities, wellness conferences, and webinars. Her 25 years of botanical medicine study extends outside the classroom and across cultures—enriched by field studies in Native American, Eclectic, and Latin American herbalism.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
- Section 1: Infuse Your Life
- Section 2: Quality
- Sourcing Your Oils
- Tests for Quality
- Section 3: Safety Precautions
- Guidelines for Maternity
- Guidelines for Infant Care
- Safe Use for Lactating Moms
- Avoid or Modify Use
- Section 4: Herbal Corner
- Adverse Herbal Corner
- Section 5: Dilutions
- Section 6: Carriers
- Section 7: Applications
- Aromatic, Topical & Internal Use
- Application in Lactation
- Section 8: Specific Use Guide
- General Uses for Maternity
- 3rd Trimester Uses
- Uses in Labor
- Indications for Postpartum & Lactation
- Infant Care Indications
- Section 9: Build Your Birth Kit