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What Can I Use for My C-Section Scar?

As many moms know, a c-section scar is a lasting reminder of your baby arriving via a caesarean delivery. While Motherlove doesn’t make a specific salve to use on a c-section scar, we actually recommend using Motherlove’s Nipple Cream after the incision has fully healed! Though this softening salve was created to ease sore, cracked nursing… Continue Reading >

Are Your Supplements Still Good if They Have Been Frozen?

Now that it is officially winter, it is time to prep for colder weather!Did you order Motherlove supplements only to come home and find that they’ve been sitting on your cold porch all day? If your package is left on the porch and the capsules freeze, they are filled with liquid after all, don't worry, the herbs have not been compromised… Continue Reading >

How to Take a Tincture

If you’ve ever tried Motherlove’s lactation tinctures, you know they have a very strong taste! This is due to the high concentration of herbs and the inclusion of grain alcohol, which we use because it most effectively extracts the important herbal components a breastfeeding mom needs.If you are having a bit of a difficult time taking… Continue Reading >

10 Breastfeeding Myths

Written by Tanya, IBCLC    Over the years, Tanya, a lactation consultant, has heard quite a few ‘tips’ about breastfeeding, some more beneficial than others! Here are 10 misconceptions about breastfeeding -- have you received similar advice?1. You should toughen up your nipples before breastfeeding.This myth, like it's cousin "wash… Continue Reading >