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Get to Know Chamomile

Let’s talk about chamomile.  Just hearing the name relays a sense of calm, soothing relaxation - right?Often associated with a night time cup of tea, this well known herb has many additional benefits, especially for skin, and can be found in Motherlove’s Pregnant Belly Oil and Pregnant Belly Salve.The name chamomile is derived from… Continue Reading >

Your Breast Milk and Motherlove Herbal Supplements

 Breast milk is the most complete food for babies, containing the perfect balance of nutrients that are essential for a baby’s growth and development. Many experts, including the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and the World Health Organization (WHO), recommend that women breastfeed exclusively for six months and continue… Continue Reading >

How to Hand Express

Hand expression to remove breast milk from your breast has been used by generations of women and throughout many different cultures. Knowing how to effectively hand express your milk from your breast can be extremely helpful if you ever experience engorgement, plugged ducts, or are separated from your baby in cases of emergencies in which… Continue Reading >

What to Expect When Your Milk Comes In

Written by Tanya, IBCLCYou've spent the first few days after your baby's birth working on getting the hang of breastfeeding. Then, your milk comes in.For most of us, the big event occurs once we're home and without hospital staff to help answer questions and provide support. So here is a general guide to what you can expect once your… Continue Reading >

World Breastfeeding Week 2018 - Supporting Over 18,000 Moms with Organic Nipple Cream

It’s our favorite month of the year at Motherlove because World Breastfeeding Week is upon us. World Breastfeeding Week is designed to encourage breastfeeding rates and help improve the health of babies across the world. Throughout August, there are thousands of worldwide events celebrating this event and we are grateful to be part of many… Continue Reading >