Fenugreek · Nettle Leaf · Alfalfa Leaf · Oats Straw^ · Fennel Seed · Marshmallow Root · Orange Peel
Did you know that there are more than 1000 types of proteins in human breastmilk¹? Or over 200 complex sugars that act as prebiotics, feeding healthy gut bacteria²? Did you also know that breastmilk contains millions of live cells including immune boosting white blood cells and stem cells³, amino acids, enzymes, antibodies, long-chain fatty-acids, microRNAs, essential vitamins and minerals? This list only includes some of the hundreds of amazing components that make up the every changing composition of your breastmilk - and scientists are still discovering more every day!
Earthside Apothecary's Rich Milk tea blend is a gentle, soothing blend of herbs traditionally used to promote, support and maintain healthy breastmilk production. Enjoyed hot, or over ice, our milk blend contains herbs such as Fenugreek, Alfalfa Leaf and Fennel seed [known as galactagogues] to enrich and support healthy lactation and help both mama and babe get the nourishment they need⁴.
*Please note that Earthside Apothecary does not support the use of lactation teas as a first-line solution to milk supply issues. We encourage all Mama's to seek professional breastfeeding advice from trusts health professionals such as an IBCLC*
To extract the most from your herbal tea, the recommended way to brew is by the method of infusion. Add 4tbsp of tea in a 1L heatproof jar and cover with boiling water (100 degrees) and an airtight lid. Steep your infusion for 4 - 8 hours, strain and enjoy. Additional Infusion can be stored in your airtight container for up to two days.
For a quick and simple single serving, add 1tsp of tea to 250ml of boiling water (100 degrees). Cover and brew infusion for 5-10 minutes before straining herbs. Enjoy up to four servings per day.
Organic Loose Leaf Herbal Blend ^May contain Gluten
Disclaimer: Information and statements offered by Earthside Apothecary are for educational purposes only and have not been evaluated by the Therapeutic Goods Administration [TGA]. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. Readers must do their own research concerning the safety and usage of any herbal products, prior to purchasing this product. Please consult with your healthcare provider if you have any concerns.