Beginning September 1, 2019, placentas will be processed
by my new agency,
Central Virginia Doulas.
Check us out here for more information or
to submit a contract.
We’re excited to serve you!
Encapsulation, Tinctures, Prints, & Cord Keepsakes
Ingesting placenta is a common practice in many cultures thought to have numerous benefits for the newly postpartum mother including lessened postpartum fatigue, increased milk supply, and gentle, customized hormone therapy to enhance mood and energy. Encapsulation provides a palatable method of ingesting placenta. Moms can simply take their placenta pills like vitamins. Properties includE:
♡ Prolactin and Human Placental Lactogen (stimulates milk production)
♡ Oxytocin (bonding, feel good, contracts uterus, heals wounds)
♡ Corticotropin Releasing Hormone (relieves stress, supports adrenals, fights depression)
♡ Progesterone (prepares mammories for lactation) ♡ Hemoglobin (transports oxygen throughout the body, increases iron stores)
♡ Placental Growth Hormone (promotes break down of stored fats, sending them to baby)
♡ Estrogen (increases uterine strength and prepares mammories for lactation)
♡ Phosphorus (aids digestion, hormone balance, cell repair, and nutrient utilization)
♡ Thyroid Stimulating Hormone (regulates metabolism)
♡ Cortisone (relieves inflammation, pain, and swelling)
♡ Urokinase Inhibiting Factor and Factor XIII (lessons bleeding, and promotes faster healing)
♡ Interferon (enhances immunity and inhibits virus reproduction)