Breastfeeding can be one of the most challenging yet rewarding things a mother will go through in her lifetime. The beginning of her breastfeeding journey can be very stressful from incorrect latching to blisters, chapped or swollen nipples. This Nipple Balm was very carefully designed to ease those common discomforts and soothe irritated nipples while also being safe for baby.
USAGE: Apply this balm right after breastfeeding and wipe off any excess before nursing again.
<<CALENDULA>> This herb has anti-inflammatory, antibacterial and antifungal properties that help soothe skin wounds. Calendula has been commonly used to help aid stings, bites, rashes, sunburn, swelling, abrasions and even postpartum perineal tears.
<<CHAMOMILE>> This herb is a calming, soothing herb commonly used as a natural sedative and for inflammation. Chamomile is antipeptic, antispasmodic, antipyretic, antibacterial, antifungal, and has anti-allergenic activity.
<<MARSHMALLOW ROOT>>This herb is used to provide relief from itching, swelling, redness and chaffing due to it's emollient and soothing properties. The roots of marshamallow secrete mucilage which helps soften skin, lowers swelling and kills bacteria.
<<OLIVE OIL + SUNFLOWER OIL>>The herbs stated above are infused in these two oils for 6 weeks. Sunflower oil contains large amounts of vitamin E, is rich in nutrients and has emollient properties which helps the skin retain it's moisture.
Locally made in Iowa.