Supporting you in creating positive birth and early parenting experiences
Your placenta is the amazing organ that protected, supported and nourished your baby in the womb. It has done such an incredible job of helping grow your child and afterwards it can continue its job by supporting the mother. In many other cultures, the placenta is given much respect and honored in a variety of ways. Some cultures have long traditions of utilizing the placenta medicinally to restore the health and vitality of the mother and to calm and balance the child.
Flagstaff Doulas uses the Basic Heated Method of taking fresh raw placenta, and gently steaming, dehydrating, grinding, and placing the placenta powder into consumable capsules.
Some benefits that have been reported include: supporting lactation, enhancing ability to manage pain, replenishing B vitamins, stabilizing hormones during the postpartum period, decreasing risk of postpartum depression, increasing energy and supporting the immune system.
If you'd like to learn more about placenta encapsulation services please call us