Evergreen Healthfoods

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Natural Solutions for Mother and Baby

Natural Solutions for Mother & Baby Evergreen.ieDuring your pregnancy, you may be looking more closely at the ingredients that you put into your meals and indeed into your body. You may be considering the impact doing so may have on your baby. You may be trying to eat as many greens as possible, increasing the iron intake in your diet and cutting down on as many "bad" foods as possible. While people have been concentrating on their diet during pregnancy for many years, people are also taking a more concerned interest in the skincare and household products that they use when pregnant too.

Chemicals can be found all around us in some make, shape or form, whether we like it or not. They appear in the ingredient listings of many cleaning and skincare products, as additives and preservatives in processed foods and even in some of the water that we drink! Rather than simply accept that fact, more and more people are looking instead for chemical alternatives to such products. Pregnant women and new mothers are increasingly looking at how this chemical exposure can impact the health of their children. This trend has led to the emergence of a huge selection of chemical free, natural and organic products which are both affordable and readily available.

If you are looking for natural products for pregnant women, new mothers or new babies, a health store can be of great benefit. You can find a huge selection of natural, organic products which are suitable for even the most sensitive of skin. From baby wipes and nappy creams to maternity pads and stretch mark oils, you will find everything that you need for this very important time in your life. Whether you are packing a hospital bag or simply shopping for a newborn, there are many interesting natural solutions. For babies, well known brands such as Moltex nappies andBurt's Bees Skincare are available. Other popular skincare ranges for both mum and baby include Weleda and Earth Friendly Baby. As your little one grows, you can introduce them to a wide variety of tasty organic food products. A selection of reputable brands are available including Ella's Kitchen, Holle and Hipp Organic. Tasty snacks do not always have to be full of chemicals and sugar - there are many healthy snacks available for toddlers to enjoy when they are out and about. Organic formulas are available too including the renowned Nanny Care Goat Milk Formula.
For mums-to-be, a health store offers prenatal vitamin supplements, iron products including Spatone and homeopathic products. The low chemical content of natural skincare ranges such as Trilogy and Dr. Hauschka are perfect for the sensitive nature of your skin during pregnancy. For your hospital stay, you can pick up organic maternity and nursing pads and relevant homeopathic remedies such as arnica. Mother and Baby can both benefit from several natural solutions at Evergreen.