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Pregnancy Care

Some oils are not indicated for use while you are pregnant, due to various reasons. Using some oils during the early months of pregnancy can cause contractions and premature delivery. We recommend that you do not use any essential oils in the first trimester of pregnancy and to check with a professional aromatherapist first.

Safe Oils for Pregnant Women

  • Cardamon
  • Geranium
  • Ginger
  • Grapefruit
  • Lavender
  • Lemon
  • Lemongrass
  • Lime
  • Mandarin
  • Melissa
  • Neroli
  • Palmarosa
  • Petitgrain
  • Ylang Ylang


NOT for Use by Pregnant Women

  • Basil
  • Cedarwood
  • Clary Sage
  • Corriander
  • Jasmine
  • Juniper
  • Marjoram
  • Myrrh
  • Peppermint (which should also be avoided while nursing)
  • Rosemary
  • Sage
  • Thyme


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