Breastfeeding can create such a wonderful and essential connection with your baby. That's why we created Woman's Nursing Support. Our all organic blend includes refreshing Fennel, Fenugreek and Anise, three herbs that have been traditionally used by herbalists to help promote lactation. We then add Chamomile, for its sweet, apple-like fragrance and aromatic, soothing Lavender Flower-herbs traditionally used to support relaxation as well as to help soothe the minor stomach upset that sometimes accompanies nursing. Find comfort one delicious sip at a time.*
*These statements have not been evaluated by the FDA. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Chamomile is a flowering plant in the daisy family that is native to Europe and Asia. The flower is a mild relaxant that supports balanced mood; hence a cup of tea made with chamomile is a time-honored herb used to promote sleep.
Botanically-speaking, fennel seeds are not seeds, but are the fruits of the sweet fennel plant, an herb that has been cultivated for culinary and medicinal use for thousands of years. In India, fennel seeds are routinely chewed after meals to support digestion and to act as an herbal mouth freshener.
Nettle Leaf is a food-like herb traditionally used as a general tonic and nutrition source. Herbalists traditionally used it for overall support of the mucous membranes, including the digestive tract, the respiratory system and the urinary system.
Anise Seed is a tasty culinary herb from the parsley family. In the herbalist's world, anise seed is known mainly for supporting the digestive system, helping to reduce gas and support efficient digestion. Today, throughout Asia and Europe, anise seed is used to help support respiratory and throat function.
Fenugreek Seed, an ancient herbal medicine, is a legume found in southeastern Europe, northern Africa and western Asia. Fenugreek seeds supply iron, vitamin A, vitamin B1, vitamin C and phosphates. Traditionally, fenugreek has been used for support of the digestive system, and has also been used to soothe the throat and help support breast milk production.
Lavenders belong to the Mint family of plants, which includes many herbs such as sages, thymes, rosemary, savory, oregano, balms and mints. Often referred to as English Lavender Flower, so-called because it formed the basis of England's lavender oil industry in the 18th century, is a beautiful, delightfully fragrant herb. Lavender has been traditionally used to support balanced mood, as well as to help soothe occasional stress and support sleep.
Bring water to boiling and steep 5 to 10 minutes. To help support healthy milk flow, drink 1 cup upon awakening and 2 to 3 cups throughout the day.* For a stronger tea, use 2 tea bags.