Moves and nourishes Blood while also settling the spirit. This is a gentle formula that can be used in a variety of ways and is harmonized for most constitutions. It can help diminish menstrual cramping, ease the flow of blood, minimize clotting, properly cleanse the womb and process emotions held in the womb space. The Water formula tends to the Water aspect of Blood in a generative way. It can be used postpartum as long as bleeding is not excessive.
Use approximately ½ an ounce per steam session, which is just over 14 grams. For this formula that equates to 6 tablespoons of plant material. This yields approximately 10 steam sessions. You can increase the dosage for greater potency if needed.
Chinese Pinyin: Ai ye, yi mu cao, wu wei zi, xun yi cao
Common names: mugwort, motherwort, schisandra, lavender
Yoni or Vaginal Steaming is a practice that has been used traditionally in womb care around the world. Womb Medicine uses the principles of Chinese Herbal Medicine to create custom herbal blends for your womb cycle vitality and hormonal resilience, fertility through postpartum. Blends are handcrafted with utmost care, intention and reverence and packaged in compostable bags. Herbs are organic or wild-harvested when possible and are otherwise tested for pesticide residue to ensure toxin free steaming for you! If you’re new to the practice of vaginal steaming, you can read more about it here.