Post-Natal “Pick Me Up”
Post-Natal “Pick Me Up”
Post-Natal “Pick-me-Up” Spa Blend: If you have ever experienced the “after baby blues” you understand how real they are. The hormonal change following the birth of a new bundle of joy sometimes saps your energy. Post-Natal “Pick-Me-Up" is a blend that can be used as a perfume by applying 1 drop under each ear, or in a room or whole house diffuser to brighten your environment. Another wonderful way to use Post Natal “Pick-Me-Up” Spa Blend is in a warm bath soak by adding 15-20 drops of the blend with 1/8 cup of either Sun Bleached Dead Sea Salt or Pink Himalayan Salt and take a relaxing soak for 15 – 30 minutes to renew you mind and body. Bergamot, the gentle fruity, lively, yet uplifting essence is often beneficial in times of stress, anxiousness, nervous tension, or depressed. It has a combined cooling and refreshing quality that seems to help allay frustration and anger. Grapefruit has a reviving, uplifting effect that makes it valuable in times of stress. Some sources feel it has a balancing action on the nervous system that results in a stabilizing effect on emotions. The delicate, sweet, tangy scent of Mandarin is a refreshing aroma with uplifting qualities to help banish depression. The calm, soothing effects of Frankincense help bring grounding and balance to the anxious emotions to produce a feeling of calm and comfort. Lavender stabilizes and produces a positive effect on exhausted emotions. It’s relaxing yet positive, uplifting properties seem to bring about a soothing, cleansing, balance to the nervous system. Geranium, sometimes called “the women’s oil” acts as a tonic to the nervous system to help in times of depression and anxiety by lifting the spirits and put the mind back into balance through an effect on the adrenal cortex that helps reduce stress. Ylang Ylang called the “flower of flowers” relaxes the nervous system by having a regulating effect on adrenalin flow that results in a feeling of joy along with helping to ease feelings of panic and fear. It along with Lavender and Geranium are thought to have hormonal balancing effects. Jasmine known as “the King of Flower Oils” is considered a valuable oil for helping depression. It is calming to the nerves and warming to the emotions, producing a positive feeling of confidence that is revitalizing as restores energy. This same oil blend is also used in our Body Lotion Product that can be used for a hand lotion or a whole body massage. Post-Natal “Pick Me Up” Spa Blend Oil may be diluted in a carrier oil for a whole body massage.