Reduces the Risk of Tearing
Research has shown that perineal massage from 34 weeks of pregnancy can reduce the risk of needing a cut in labour or badly tearing. Down Below contains a blend of Evening Primrose Oil, Rosehip Oil, Sunflower Seed Oil, Apricot Kernel Oil and Calendula Oil which are rich in antioxidants, Omega 3 and 6 fatty acids, assists in skin elasticity and promote skin healing.
Calms the Appearance of Stretch Marks
Down Below isn’t just for perineal massage! Down Below contains a blend of hydrating and moisturising oils which makes it perfect to use on areas prone to stretch marks, such as the stomach, hips, thighs and breasts. The added Rosehip Oil also aids in skin elasticity, making it perfect to use on your growing bump.
Perfect for Sensitive Skin
During pregnancy your perineum can be a very sensitive area and highly prone to irritations or thrush. We therefore felt it important to not put any fragrance or essential oil into our Down Below, especially as some women find these type of ingredients leaves them feeling sore in their intimate area. In fact, Down Below is totally allergen free so it’s perfect for the most sensitive of skin!
Did you know that Down Below contains only 5 ingredients?!
Evening Primrose Oil
Evening Primrose Oil is rich in antioxidants and Omega 6 fatty acids making it exceptionally hydrating and soothing, perfect for perineal massage.
Rosehip Oil is rich in Omega 3 fatty acids which makes Down Below excellent for bringing elasticity and regeneration to the skin.
Apricot Kernel Oil
Apricot Kernel Oil is rich in antioxidants and also contains anti-inflammatory properties, helping to soothe and comfort the delicate area. Apricot Kernel Oil is also deeply moisturising.
Calendula Oil contains anti-inflammatory properties helping to soothe the delicate perineal area, whilst also soothing the skin and promoting skin healing and repair.
Sunflower Seed Oil
Sunflower Seed Oil is a deeply nourishing ingredient and also contains anti-inflammatory properties helping to calm the delicate area.