Benefits and Contents

The benifits of placenta encapsulation are:

  • Increased milk supply

  • Decreased fatigue and increase energy after birth

  • Decreased chance of postpartum depression

  • Pain relief

  • Quicker contraction of the uterus back to it’s pre-pregnacy size

  • Balanced hormone levels

  • Decreased postpartum healing time

 

 

What exactly is in my placenta:

 

  • Oxytocin: bonding and love hormone

  • Gonadotropin: the building block for estrogen, progesterone, and testosterone

  • Placental Opiod-Enhancing Factor: trigger the production of your bodies opiates and endorphins which reduce pain and increase well-being

  • Human Placental Lactogen: triggers mammary gland and milk production

  • Prolactin: stimulates lactation

  • Gammaglobulin: boosts immune system and protects against infection

  • Thyroid Stimulating Hormone: helps with energy and recovery

  • Urokinase Inhibiting Factor: minimizes bleeding and speeds up wound healing

  • Cortisone: releases energy and fights stress

  • Hemoglobin: protects against iron deficiency and anemia

  • Interferon: immune defense against infection

  • Prostaglandins: an anti-inflammatory