Category: Nipple / Breast Care
Ouch! My nipples are cracked! What do I do? You put on Comfort Me nipple balm. Its ingredients are great for cracked nipples. It moisturizes the skin with coconut oil, olive oil, and cocoa butter while chamomile petals and calendula flowers help with healing. An added bonus is the galactagogues marshmallow root and blessed thistle to help with milk production
This is a blend of the following essential oils:
Fractionated coconut oil
Here is information on the ingredients found in
Fractionated coconut oil provides hydration to the skin by creating a protective barrier, locking in moisture, and lubricating the skin. It works with all skin types
Olive oil has great benefits for the skin such as being a moisturizer, goes into pores without clogging them up, an antioxidant, prevent skin damage, makes the skin smooth, and can be used for all skin types
Calendula flowers is an anti-inflammatory agent, a moisturizer, protects the skin, keeps the skin healthy, and an antioxidant that can help with any blockage by promoting the flow and drainage of lymphatic fluids (what helps drain the breast internally)
Chamomile petals is high in antioxidants that moisturizes the skin while soothing possible irritation. In skincare products, it promotes healing and improving skin
Marshmallow root is a galactagogue that is used in collaboration with other galactagogues like blessed thistle, alfalfa, fenugreek, or red clover. It has been used for centuries for medicinal purposes because it can increase estrogen levels and the fatty tissues in the breasts. This can cause milk supply to increase.
Blessed thistle’s medicinal properties consist of digestive properties and the ability to increase prolactin levels in the body
Directions: Apply to nipples after breastfeeding or pumping
FOR EXTERNAL USE ONLY. KEEP OF OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN
CAUTION: Safe for baby, pregnant and lactating mothers. Still remain cautious and keep away from nipples and areola. Please consult a doctor if you are taking any type of medication or have any medical conditions
Essential oil dilution for lactating mothers is 1% which the blends of oils contain and a safe amount when applied topically to sensitive areas or when exposed to infants. If skin sensitivity occurs, apply additional carrier oil (olive oil or coconut oil) to the site of application.
DISCLAIMER: The use of essential oils and galactagogues should not be in place of supply and demand of breastmilk. Products containing help with lactating may or may not work due to being person dependent. Please consult a lactation professional for assistance in supply and demand.
This blend will come in an AMBER glass 50 mL jar. Label placed around the bottle as shown in the pictures.
THIS STATEMENT HAS NOT BEEN EVALUATED BY THE FDA. THIS PRODUCT IS NOT INTENDED TO DIAGNOSE, TREAT, CURE OR PREVENT ANY DISEASE.
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USLCA does not endorse the use or sale of this product. Post expires December 20th, 2023.