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Remedy For Dips In Breast Milk Supply

Author: Stephanie K.
Date: 06-24-2014
Views: 3,942
Word Count: 137
Questions Received: 1
Testimonial ID: 9832-OR

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I exclusively breastfeed my 3 1/2-month-old baby and have had a dip in milk supply several times. This can lead to feelings of panic about milk drying up!

I tried the Fennel essential oil (2-3 drops per side), applying it topically to each area above the breast and also on my spine at the breast level. Even just one application gets me back on track!

I also noticed the consistency of my milk changed from more of a skim texture to a fattier and creamier texture. I am now able to pump out more while away from my baby, and I no longer worry so much about not being able to provide breast milk for my son.

Anytime I notice a dip in milk supply, I now use the Young Living Fennel essential oil, applying for one or two days.

Additional keyword(s) assigned by the editor: breastfeeding, lactation, lactating, breastmilk.

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