Blossom - Third Trimester - Botanical Infusion

NOURISH . PREPARE . RELAX

A naturopathic infusion for the mama to be to consume throughout the third trimester.

Ingredients

Honey bush, lemon verbena, apple pieces, skullcap, squaw vine, fennel, bilberries.

All our blends are made using only certified organic and wildcrafted ingredients. We don't use any artificial colours or flavours.

To Make The Perfect Infusion

Add 1 tsp of botanicals per cup to boiling water, cover and steep for 5 minutes, sit down somewhere cosy, relax and enjoy.

Dosage

1-3 cups daily. 

Suitable For

Pregnancy (third trimester only), caffeine free, dairy free, gluten free, paleo, vegetarian, vegan.

A Little Note

Due to the uterine preparation herbs we recommend that this blend be consumed during the third trimester of pregnancy.

 

If you are unsure whether consuming herbal tea is right for you we recommended that you consult a qualified healthcare practitioner before consuming any herbs.

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THERAPEUTICS

Honey Bush - Cyclopia intermedia

Actions: Blood sugar regulator. Nutritive - high in minerals such as iron, manganese, calcium & potassium, caffeine free & low in tannins,

Indications: Poor blood sugar regulation, diabetes, times when extra nutrition is needed such as pregnancy, after birth, chronic illness or stressful periods.

Lemon Verbena - Alousia triphylla

Actions: Mild sedative, anti-inflammatory, anti-oxidant.

Indications: Helps to calm pre birth nerves & anxiety. Pain due to inflammation. The anti-oxidant activity helps to protect muscles from damage when being used whilst increasing stamina at the same time, which means more efficient contractions during labour & a better recovery.

Apple Pieces - Malus pumila

Actions: Antioxidant, natural sweetener.

Indications: Constipation.

Skullcap - Scutellaria lateriflora

Actions:  Anti-spasmodic, nervine tonic, mild sedative.

Indications: Nervousness, insomnia, anxiety, emotional stress, nervous fatigue, tension headaches.

Squaw Vine - Mitchella repens

Actions: Partus prepartor, spasmolytic.

Indications: Helps to tone & nourish the uterus in preparation for the birth. 

Fennel - Foeniculum vulgare

Actions: Anti-microbial, anti-spasmodic, carminative, expectorant, galactagogue.

Indications: Digestive issues -  indigestion, colic, flatulence, bloating, abdominal cramping, loss of appetite, nausea. Stimulates the production of breastmilk.

Bilberries - Vaccinium myrtillus

Actions: Vaso-protective, anti-inflammatory.

Indications: Helps with haemorrhoids & varicose veins. It can also help to relieve oedema caused by the extra blood & fluids that you produce during pregnancy. 

 


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