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Have you been scouring the internet, searching for information on placenta encapsulation? Did you land here with your first search?
We would like to start off by saying thanks for stopping by! We are glad you made it here, and we are available to ensure you have your questions answered as you decide if placenta encapsulation is right for you.
The safest method for receiving your placenta pills is through traditional, in-home services.
When you choose to consume your placenta, it is important to do your homework on who your placenta encapsulator is.
The placenta industry is unregulated, which means there is no governing body with regulations to ensure your placenta is processed in clean and safe conditions.
Without Health Canada regulating how and where your placenta is processed, a person can watch a YouTube video and begin calling themselves a professional placenta encapsulator. At Landmark Douas, we have strict internal guidelines that all our postpartum placenta specialist takes your safety seriously.
At Landmark Doulas, we are here to make your life simple.
Our professional postpartum placenta specialists have taken in-person training, where they processed a donated placenta. Our trainers has been many years, and your specialist's training is augmented afterward through online enrichment.
Traditional placenta encapsulation means that the placenta specialist is following the preparation method of traditional Chinese medicine practitioners.
Steaming your placenta before beginning the dehydration process helps to decrease the amount of surface bacteria that could cause salmonella or food poisoning.
When we chose to only process in your home, we had you in mind.
You keep us honest.
You are our daily reminder to make your safety a top priority.
Do you want to learn more about the process? You or an interested family member can join us in your kitchen to ask more about the placenta, and how it supports new life. You can take photos or videos to share, and you can ask all the questions.
Would you rather skip watching the preparation part? Head into the living room, bedroom, or anywhere in your house where you can snuggle your newest family member. We will take less than 2 hours per day, 2 days in a row, and your kitchen will be cleaner than you left it.
We understand the sensitivity of having a new baby at home and how important it is to nest in as you discover your family's new routine. All of our professionals who create placenta pills are also postpartum doulas. Take advantage of their time with you to ask questions about your newborn, learn how to properly swaddle, or get some first bath tips.
We are there for you if you need us.
You have decided to encapsulate your placenta, and we are thrilled that you are considering us for creating your placenta pills.
We understand that there are currently no scientific studies that confirm the benefits of consuming your placenta. All of the information that is available today is from people, just like you, expressing how eating their placenta has helped with their energy and mood levels, and with returning their body to normal more quickly post-birth.
Your safety is important to us, and we will do everything in our power to ensure your capsules are prepared with caution.
All our equipment is sanitized prior to encapsulation and sterilized after each use.
All of our postpartum placenta specialists have taken an in person placenta encapsulation training, a blood bourne pathogen course, and a food handling course.
All of our specialists are also trained postpartum & infant care doulas. During those early days home, you will have access to a professional who can answer your questions about infant feeding, infant care, the normal process of postpartum, and more.
We only process in your home or in a home approved by you, such as with a friend or family member. You are able to take photos and videos of the process, or you can hang out on the couch and cuddle your baby while your specialist prepares your placenta discreetly.