Perineum Massage Oil
An all-natural oil to help you prepare for the birth of your baby - perineal massage enhances skin's flexibility, protecting against tears and cuts during childbirth.
It's a day you're looking forward to, but Mums would rather be without tears and cuts in their sensitive areas. From 34-36 weeks you can prepare, with regular massage using Perineum Massage Oil to enhance flexibility in the skin of the birth area. With sweet almond and vitamin E rich wheatgerm oil, the oil is especially formulated for massages which help the perineum to become more flexible and relaxed, ready for childbirth.
- Nourishes and prepares skin for birth
- Facilitates regular massage of the perineum area to keep skin soft and flexible
- Dermatologically tested
- Product of the Weleda Pregnancy and Breastfeeding line, developed by experienced midwives and pharmacists
- Free from synthetic preservatives, fragrances, colourants, free of raw materials derived from mineral oil
Sweet almond oil: The fine and light Sweet Almond Oil is very skin-friendly and ideal for sensitive, rough, flaky and dry skin. Sweet Almond Oil is very suitable for the care of infants and small children. It is characterised by a high content of unsaturated fatty oils, such as oil and linoleic acid.
Wheat Germ Oil: Wheat Germ Oil is a light-yellow vegetable oil that is rich in Vitamin E. It comprises of a high content of linoleic and alpha linolenic acid and is especially suitable for dry and mature skin.
- Prunus amygdalus dulcis (Sweet almond) oil
- Triticum vulgare (Wheat) germ oil
- Sesamum indicum (Sesame) seed oil*
- Simmondsia chinensis (Jojoba) seed oil*
- Fragrance (Parfum)**
* organic ingredient
** from natural essential oils and/or plant extracts
Directions for use:
Can be applied by yourself or with a partner. Massage 3-4 times a week for 5-10 minutes, from the 34th-36th week of pregnancy. Best used after bathing in warm water and making sure the bladder is empty. Settle into a relaxed, comfortable position. Moisten the thumb (or index finger if your partner is massaging) with Perineum Massage Oil and glide gently over the tissues, ensuring the massage is painless. Insert the finger into the vagina to around the second finger joint. Massage rhythmically with a light touch on the vaginal wall in a rotating movement, like the hand of a clock moving back and forth from 3 to 9.
Always read the label and follow the directions for use.
If symptoms persist, seek the advice of a healthcare professional.
Store below 30°C in a cool, dry place away from sunlight.
Do not use if the seal on cap/lid has been broken.
Always read the label and follow the directions for use. If symptoms persist, talk to your health professional.
*ALWAYS consult your healthcare professional before starting anything new.