Giving birth, no matter the method, can be intense! Our postpartum sitz bath is handcrafted with all natural ingredients and can help relieve pain in your perineum, and soothe tears, bruises, stitches and/or hemorrhoids. Sitz baths can be performed in an over the toilet sitz bath pan or in a shallow hip bath in the bathtub. Regardless of which method you choose, use this sitz bath as a way to give yourself some much needed TLC.
Ingredients: Epsom salt, Shepherd’s purse, Uva Ursi leaf, Rose petals, Lavender flower, Calendula flower, Plantain leaf, Yarrow flower. Muslin Bags provided.
Suggested Use: Turn the jar upside down and gently shake to blend the herbs and epsom salt together, before opening.
For use with a sitz bath pan: Scoop 4 tablespoons of herbs into the provided muslin bag and place into 1 quart of boiling water. Reduce heat to a simmer and steep for 15 to 20 minutes. Allow time to cool down. Pour the warm infused herbal liquid into a sitz bath pan, place under the toilet seat and sit down over top of the pan and soak for 10-15 minutes.
For a hip bath: Scoop 4 tablespoons of herbs into the provided muslin bag. Drop the muslin bag into a warm shallow bath, just enough water to cover the affected area or hip height. Soak for 10 – 15 minutes.
*For traditional practice of postpartum sitz bath begin soaking 3 – 5 days after birth, 2 – 4 times a week.
Our products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any condition or represent or replace the advice of a medical professional. These products have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.