My Birth Box Treat
If you’d prefer to give her the pampering parts and avoid the maternity pads, this is the box for you. A treat for mum-to-be.
- Shea Mooti Mama’s Everything Balm 50ml
- RHS English Lavender candle
- Chocolate Library Bump bar
- Ardo Gold nipple cream 10ml
- Deluxe TempleSpa toiletries
- All Talk lip balm
- Cards to explain these products and offer some useful birthing tips
Why these products?
All Talk lip balm – rated as one of the top essentials and a lovely addition for her delivery bag and beyond.
Ardo Gold nipple cream – SO important to soothe sore or cracked nipples. This lanolin lasts ages, fits easily in your nappy bag and is safe for baby to ingest, phew.
Chocolate Library Bump bar
A fun and thoughtful present filled with delicious Belgium chocolate from the Quirky Chocolate Library. It tastes even better than it looks!
Deluxe TempleSpa toiletries – luxury products + post-birth shower = a very grateful new mum and we just love this brand. If it’s good enough for Harrods…
RHS English Lavender candle
Lavender is a known calming herb so we’ve included this relaxing RHS Lavender candle for her to enjoy during the early stages of labour at home.
Shea Mooti Mama’s Everything Balm We LOVE this balm. It’s amazing during and after pregnancy on all the stretchy bits; breast, belly, bottom and thighs! And it’s so rich, a little goes a long way.
What's in my box
Shea Mooti balm contains a blend of Shea Butter, Cocoa Butter, Baobab and Vitamin E Oil. Drench yourself in this rich, versatile Omega body butter, specially formulated with mamas in mind. Made with ethically sourced, virgin Shea butter and infused with cocoa butter and nourishing Omega rich baobab and jojoba oils. Fragranced with soothing lavender oil and skin rejuvenating mandarin oil, this scrumptious blend helps to moisturise and soften dry itchy skin and improve elasticity. It also reduces the appearance of stretch marks and scar tissue leaving skin feeling super-velvety and evenly toned.
Massage a small amount on dry skin in circular movement. This is a very rich butter use sparingly. Avoid the nipple area if breastfeeding.
Ingredients:Simmondsia chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Cera alba, Butyrospermum parkii (Shea Butter), Adansonia digitata Seed Oil, Theobroma cacao (Cocoa) Seed Butter, Lavandula angustifolia (Lavender) Flower Oil, Citrus aurantium bergamia (Bergamot) Fruit Oil, Cinnamomum camphora (Ho Wood) Bark Oil, Citrus nobilis (Mandarin Orange) Peel Oil, Tocopheryl acetate, Tocopherol, Linalool, Limonene, Geraniol
Organically produced ingredients Sheamooti products are NOT tested on animals This product is suitable for Vegetarians
You won’t be allowed candles in hospital or the birthing centre, but you can enjoy it in your own environment while the labour progresses. It’s in a handy tin, so you can easily move it around with you if you move to the bath or decide to switch rooms.
Burn time approx: 25 hours. Size approx: 8cm x 5.6cm.
Bar weight:100g; dimensions: 8.5cm x 16.5cm; chocolate manufactured in Belgium.
Ingredients: cocoa mass, sugar, fat reduced cocoa powder, emulsifier: soya lecithin, vanillin. Cocoa solids 70% minimum.
Produced in a facility that may contain nut traces. Suitable for vegetarians.
Whilst your local support group or health visitor work with you to identify why, this Ardo Gold nipple cream will help soothe and protect your sore cracked nipples. It’s safe for your baby to ingest, lasts ages and this smaller size fits easily in the nappy bag. Winner.
Gold Cream is made of 100% pure Lanolin with no additives or preservatives. Gold Cream lanolin is a purely biological product, which has been developed into a premium quality cream derived from lanolin by means of a special extraction and purification process. It contains no additives or preservatives and has a characteristic glowing, golden-yellow colour.
Soften a pea-sized amount between fingers and apply to the entire nipple area after feeding or other problem area(s) as needed. Re-apply as often as necessary.
- 100% pure Lanolin Nipple Cream
- For dry, cracked, sensitive nipples
- Creates fast relief and is safe
- Hypoallergenic, practically odourless and tasteless Is absorbed naturally and does not need to be removed
- Protects and cares for the skin
- No need to remove before breastfeeding
They’re also in handy little travel sizes so you can pop them in your washbag without taking up too much space in your probably very full delivery bag.
This hair shampoo does more than just clean. Containing ingredients to condition the hair, to help resist split ends and damage, a ‘good hair day’ is exactly what you will have. Your hair will have added volume and be shiny, healthy and full of life. Your hair never felt so good.
Ingredients: Thyme, Bitter Orange, Basil, Peppermint, Guaiac, Coriander, Nutmeg
- Conditions & cleanses at the same time
- Prevents split ends and controls damage
- Thickens and adds volume
- Leaves hair soft & shiny
- Mediterranean plant extracts make it smell delicious
This conditioner reduces tangling, which eliminates the damage caused by combing out knots. Your hair will look and feel like a million dollars and if your hair does… you do too!
Ingredients: Vitamin B, Jojoba, Lavender, Eucalyptus oil, Geranium, Grapefruit, Grapeseed oil, Peppermint, Rosemary, Orange, Palmarosa
- Softens, shines, hydrates and thickens
- Nurses split ends and styling damage
- Reduces ‘fly aways’
- Peppermint, grapefruit and palmarosa refreshes the scalp
TWith natural plant extracts, antioxidants and a fusion of relaxing essential oils, this delicious formula will sink into the skin immediately and leave the skin ultra-smooth and settled.
Ingredients: Vitamin B, Lemon, Coriander, Nutmeg Lignum Vitae/Guaiacum
- Aromatherapy and skincare in one
- Gentle enough to use on hands and face
- Leaves skin soft and beautifully fragrant
- Detoxifies, purifies and cools
Let your imagination send you to exotic places as you apply this aromatic gel to your shower and bath. Formulated to cleanse, soften and soothe your skin whilst leaving it beautifully fragrant.
Ingredients: Thyme, Bitter Orange, Basil, Peppermint, Guaiac, Coriander, Nutmeg
- Gently cleanses, softens and soothes
- Aromatic, unisex fragrance
- Rich in botanicals
- Antiseptic, purifying, cooling and conditioning
The handy little tube can also go in your nappy bag for the weeks that follow.
4mlThis super rich lip balm is packed full of natural plant extracts, vitamins and botanicals, will leave your lips sensationally soft and nourished. With a delicious sun-kissed, Mediterranean fruit flavour, you can kiss goodbye to dryness.Ingredients: Lemon, Lime oil, Thyme, Clary sage, Soya, Vitamin E, Bitter Orange, Green Tea, Lanolin, cardomom, galbanum, nutmeg
- Naturally softens and conditions lips
- No petrochemicals
- Soothing, anti-inflammatory and reduces irritation
- Natural formula
My 'Birth Box' was an absolute godsend. After leaving everything until the last minute I had all of my hospital essentials delivered in a beautiful box, saving me a two day shuffle around the shops with my huge bump in tow!- Lou, Manchester
- My best friend
My best friend got me a birthbox a few weeks before I was due - it was so useful once my baby came. I used all of the products and it saved me having to buy everything individually.- Gabby, London
- hospital bag
Everything I needed for my hospital bag sorted, even things I didn't know I needed but came in super useful on the day. I'll be buying this for my pregnant friends.- Jess - Tunbridge Wells
I loved giving this as a gift, the products were of such high quality and the packaging was really unique...I will definitely be using them again for all my mums to be.- Kate – Gloucestershire
Big pants are a must after birth and these ones were great! They fitted well and were comfortable even after my episiotomy. They worked well with the maternity towels which were really comfortable and stayed in place.- Steph, Southampton
- LOVED my birth box
LOVED my birth box; I finally understood what I needed for labour and why! Got all my hospital bag bits in one go and had started using all of them before I’d even left the
hospital- Kathryn, Hertfordshire
- pregnant friend
I wanted to put a box together for my pregnant friend as my sister had done for me and this has it all. The note inside was a lovely touch.- Fern, Kenilworth