WHAT IS PLACENTA ENCAPSULATION?
Placenta Encapsulation is the process of ingesting the placenta after it has been steamed, dehydrated, ground, and placed into capsules. It can provide various benefits to a woman during the postpartum period, and beyond.
Helps create a smooth transition from a pregnant to non-pregnant/lactation state
Lessens the drastic hormone shift that can contribute to night sweats, chills, and postpartum anxiety, depression, and psychosis
Helps a woman's milk come in, and/or aids in overall milk production and increases milk supply
Assists with involution, or the contracting of the uterus back to it's normal size
Helps lessen postpartum bleeding
Aids in mother-infant bonding