The use of essential oils for everyday symptoms and even severe illness is becoming very popular. Essential oils can be powerful tools that are natural but can have adverse effects if used improperly as well. Today we dispel some fears around their use so you can incorporate them into your family routine without added stress. We also touch on the use of hydrosols that you could make yourself at home! So join us as we chat with Christi Banks, doula and certified aromatherapist about using essential oils specifically in the prenatal, labor and postpartum time.
Christi Banks has lived in Whatcom County for 20 years and is a wife, bonus mom of two teenagers, and mom to one spirited 8 year old. She is a Certified Labor Doula & Postpartum Doula. Additional training and certified specialties include: Childbirth Educator, Certified Aromatherapist, Placenta Encapsulation Specialist, Rebozo Specialist, Malaysian Belly Binding Specialist, Healthcare Provider CPR and AED certified. She has a passion for serving new families as they welcome their babies and has been working as a doula for the last 8 years.
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Aromatherapy and Herbal Remedies for Pregnancy, Birth and Breastfeeding