Nothing but the best ingredients
All Motherlylove products have been formulated and blended by our founder, Jan, a qualified midwife and aromatherapist with years of experience. Find out more about all our oils here.
They are safe and effective for mother and her unborn baby
Persea Gratissima (Avocado) Oil
Exceptionally rich in vitamins, minerals, proteins and essential fatty acids, this oil is remarkable for its outstanding regenerative properties. It is a natural oil, and is rich in monounsaturated fatty acids that will soften and revitalise rough, dry skin. Avocado oil penetrates the skin more deeply than other oils allowing it to transport nutrients through the outer epidermis of the skin and into the dermis for increased effectiveness. Avocado oil is great for all skin types, and is especially kind to mature, sensitive or troubled skin. Nourishes and reputedly repairs dehydrated, scarred skin.
Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil,
Coconut oil has high moisture retaining capacity. When applied to your skin this is what prevents it from drying out and cracking, providing significant improvement in skin hydration and water content. In this way it acts as an excellent moisturiser for your skin. It provides a softening and soothing effect of any itchiness and dryness. An excellent skin nourisher providing all the energy your skin needs to heal and maintain itself.
Vitis Vinifera (Grape) Seed Oil
Grape seed oil is a light antioxidant rich oil derived from the seeds of grapes. This magnificent skin hydrator absorbs completely into the skin and is rich in antioxidants, 50 times richer than vitamin E , neutralizing the free radicals that our skin comes in contact with every day. Grape seed oil contains essential fatty acids, which are paramount for a healthy, glowing, hydrated skin
Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Oil
The benefits of Lavender oil are endless. It is one of the most versatile essential oils in nature and has a sweet herbaceous aroma. The fragrance is very relaxing , balancing and calming to the body and mind. An evaluative study (Burns et al 1999) was conducted in Oxford to investigate offering aromatherapy to women in childbirth.The study findings suggested that lavender oil reduced anxiety, fear and pain, increasing maternal coping capacity during childbirth. Mothers responded very positively to this essential oil being given in a perineal lavage after the birth.
Chamomilla Recutita (Riman Chamomile) Flower Oil
Roman Chamomile oil has an apple, hay like aroma,which is soothing to the emotions and skin. Balancing and helping to quell worrying thoughts. For centuries Roman Chamomile has been cultivated for its calming effect for over heated, irritated, problem skin and helps to promote restful sleep. Roman Chamomile soothes tired overworked muscles and helps to counteract physical and mental fatigue.
Rosa Damascena (Rose) Flower Oil
Rose oil’s sweet and floral aroma makes it uplifting and stimulating to the mind. The process in which rose essential oil is obtained is a two part process, and is very costly compared to obtaining the absolute. Rose oil is traditionally used for women’s problems and the mood changes that accompany them. Used in all skin types, dry or inflamed, and restores moisture balance.
Naturally found in essential oils
Citral*, Citronellol*, Eugenol*, Farnesol*, Geraniol*, Limonene*, Linalool*
*Naturally found in essential oils