Jump to content
What essential oils are said to cause miscarriage?
5 replies to this topic
Posted 08 March 2008 - 09:06 PM
Still looking for answers.
During my last pregnancy I used Rose Musk oil in our bedroom. Not burning it, just a few drops straight into a dries flower arrangement.
We just liked the smell.
Could it have caused/contributed to my miscarriage?
Posted 08 March 2008 - 09:20 PM
Post withdrawn: I do not grant Fairfax a licence to reprint it anywhere in any medium.
Edited by waawa17, 16 June 2008 - 07:09 PM.
Posted 08 March 2008 - 09:26 PM
I doubt very much that that would have contributed to it.
I know that Clary Sage is an oil you can massage with to help bring on labour.
As for any others, Im sorry, Im not sure.
May I ask where you got rose musk from? The Body Shop used to do a perfume oil years ago but stopped doing it and I absolutely love it!
All the best.
Posted 08 March 2008 - 09:33 PM
Thanks that's a relief!
I can tick that one off then!
No of course it's not real.
I paid $2 for it at the chemist! lol
But I love the smell, and so does DH.
Posted 08 March 2008 - 09:43 PM
Im sorry for you loss but please dont try to
tick that one off then!
There could be any number or reasons it happened and chances are you will never really know why. Try not to over think it when its such a terrible thing to have to deal with anyway without questioning what you could of changed or done differently.
Posted 09 March 2008 - 12:40 AM
Just iff the top of my head, bergamot, basil, rosemary, peppermint, eucalyptus are all oils to be avoided in pregnancy.
Lavendar is generally considered to be safe, and it used by naturpaths to help control inlfmmation (swelling ankles etc) in later pregnancy.
HOWEVER - check with someone who really knows what they're talking about - I just know what I've read in the DM OIls catalogue!
0 user(s) are reading this topic
0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users
Q: My mother and I have always been close, but now that I have a baby, she has not helped out as much as I thought she would.
The mother-of-two was diagnosed with hyper-lactation.
Breast is best, but mums who can't, or choose not to breastfeed need support too.
The aim is to increase breastfeeding rates and reduce stigma.
Men and women both experience work-family conflict.
Most parents are experiencing substantial difficulties with the financial burden and lack of availability of childcare, as costs have more than doubled for some families in just over a decade.
It starts before conception.
Study found babies can recognise foreign languages before birth.
Aren't babycinos just a bit of froth? Not so, it seems...
"Hey, come here a second," my mum said as she replaced the book in my hands with a wooden spoon covered in what I prayed was red sauce. Together, we walked into the kitchen and hovered over the skillet like we were peering into a crystal ball. Looking into my future, I saw me eating a lot of take away.
Top 5 Articles
From our network
As the 2017 flu season begins in earnest, here?s what you need to know to protect yourself and baby.
Money might be funny in a rich man's world (or so ABBA told us), but for the rest of us it's a major consideration – particularly before having a baby.
Maternity leave is a special time for you, your partner and your new little bundle. The last thing you want is for financial worries to stand in the way of that joy.
Becoming a parent is full of surprises – not least of all finding out that, for such small beings, babies cause a lot of chaos and expense.
Here are some ideas for getting that budget in shape, ready for being a one income family.
See what names are trending this year.