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The information provided on this site is provided for educational purposes only, and is not intended as medical advice. Should you have any serious health concerns, you should always check with your health care practitioner before self-administering any natural remedy.


During childbirth, we experience so many emotions. Pain, worry, and of course joy are but a few. Try the essential oils listed below to assist with pain management and maintining a sense of calm.

Essential Oils Suggested for Treatment:

Clary Sage , Jasmine, Lavender

Suggestions for Use:
  • Add ten drops of essential oil to the bath and soak for fifteen minutes
  • Massage the back and abdomen with essential oil diluted in carrier oil or fragrance and lanolin free skin cream
  • During labor, have a hankerchief with a couple of drops of essential oil on it to be used for inhalation

Many essential oils are not recommended for use during pregnancy (please consult the properties the individual oils for more information). However, during childbirth, use of essential oils to calm and reduce pain can be of great benefit. Consult your health care practitioner if you have any questions or concerns.


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