We don't blame you for thinking about giving essential oils for pregnancy a try. But before you take out your credit card, do some research. While aromatherapy
As long as your pregnancy is going well, it's probably fine for you to use: citrus oils, such as tangerine and neroli. German camomile. common lavender. frankincense. black pepper. peppermint. ylang ylang. eucalyptus.
Is diffusing essential oils safe during pregnancy? The first trimester carries the highest risk of miscarriage, therefore it is smart to steer clear of essential oils directly on your skin, diffuse them instead. Diffuse in small intervals.
Essential oils that are safe during pregnancy and which ones to avoid.
So therefore, most commercially offered essential oils are safe to use for the purpose. Essential oils may be applied on the skin (dermal application), inhaled
*it could be argued that these are only a risk if using while pregnant, not breastfeeding.. . For most women it is probably fine to diffuse and even use topically.