Expert Advice

Essential Oils to avoid during Pregnancy

by Lauren Lamont | 21 January, 2019 |

Certain essential oils have been determined to be unsafe for use during pregnancy and lactation because their chemical makeup contains specific chemical constituents that should be avoided during pregnancy.

Safe Use Of Essential Oils During Pregnancy

by Lauren Lamont | 21 January, 2019 |

The use of essential oils during pregnancy is a controversial issue, mainly because there haven’t been a lot of studies done on the topic. Essential oils have been used for over 25 years by midwives, doulas, nurses, and mothers-to-be and, when used appropriately, have shown no harm to the mother or baby.