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Drug Free Labor With No Tearing During Birth

Author: Melissa B.
Skill: Massage Therapist
Date: 09-28-2012
Views: 6,350
Word Count: 100
Questions Received: 0
Testimonial ID: 7821-OR
Brand Neutral: No
Scientific Studies: 2

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I had a wonderful drug free labor with the birth of our first child. I was diligent with preparations for the birth hoping this would be the case.

One of the things I did in the hope of preventing tearing or the need for an episiotomy was to use Young Living ClaraDerm Spray.

I sprayed the area twice, massaged in after a shower and did this every day for the 5 weeks leading up to the birth.

This routine certainly paid off.

My midwife was amazed that I didn't tear since my daughter came out with her arm bent next to her head!

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Additional keyword(s) assigned by the editor: afterbirth, birthing, childbirth, delivery, effaced, perineal, perineum, postpartum, pregnancy, pregnant, prenatal, women.

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Supporting Scientific Studies
1.Associated topics: episiotomy,birth-/-induction-/-labor-/-delivery,pregnancy,perineal — "The methods of aromatherapy were applied sitz bath or soap application using essential oils with Lavender, Myrrh, Neroli, Rose, Grapefruit, Mandarin, Orange, and Roman Chamomile.... [T]hese findings indicate that postpartum aromatherapy for perineal care could be effective in healing the perineum."Link
2.Associated topics: birth-/-induction-/-labor-/-delivery — “The main constituent of the essential oils of Fennel and anise, anethole, has been considered to be the active estrogenic agent... [and has] been reputed to...increase milk secretion, promote menstruation, facilitate birth, alleviate the symptoms of the male climacteric, and increase libido."Link

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