Composition: Almond oil, wheat sprout oil, blend of natural essential oils (damask rose, clary sage).
The product does not contain any synthetic preservatives, colouring agents, perfumes or substances produced from mineral oils.
Description: WELEDA Oil for a massage of the perineum: The majority of women want to give birth without the need to tear the perineum. The chance for childbirth without the need to tear the perineum is higher with the preparation of the perineal tissue and its intentional loosening. Regular massage with the Oil for a massage of the perineum Weleda will soften the perineal tissue and thus improve its elasticity. The composition of oils based on the finest almond oil and wheat sprout oil contains a big amount of vitamin E, makes the perineal tissue softer and improves its elasticity. The same effects have essential oils from damask rose and clary sage. Use: in perineal massage it is important to massage perineum, the area between rectum and vagina, not only on the outside, but also inside. Therefore, it is necessary to massage also the area around vagina – it is the area which is most stretched during a childbirth. During a massage a woman should slide her thumb approximately 2 cm inside her vagina and spread this area gently towards the rectum. At the same time she massages the area of the perineum on the outside with her fingers. Massage the perineal tissue up to the 34th week of pregnancy every day for 5 -10 minutes. Caution: do not massage the perineum in tendency to premature contractions!
Manufacturer: Weleda AG, Arlesheim, Switzerland, www.weleda.com