Portrait of a midwife

The role of midwives is still not well known but is not limited to the moment of birth: in fact, they support women from pregnancy until after the baby arrives, providing both medical and emotional care to future and new mums. Midwife Claudia Viegas talks to us about her job.

The rising popularity of oils

Oils are brimming with benefits – for the face, for the body, for mothers-to-be and for babies – provided you know which ones to choose! This is because they are not always completely safe or derived from natural ingredients.

A healthy room for your baby

Paint, floors, furniture: there are many potential sources of pollution in a baby’s room and little ones are especially vulnerable. The following tips will help you create a safe and natural environment while getting the room ready for your new baby.

Birth centers: a different way of giving birth

Giving birth to your baby naturally in a cozy, home-like setting with the support of a midwife who you’ve come to know well – some future moms dream of this type of childbirth; while still in the minority, their number is growing all the time. Where can they turn? To birth centers!

Mustela 9 Months Stretch Mark Oil: a well-being product for preventing stretch marks

If only it were possible to prevent stretch marks during pregnancy while at the same time enjoying a moment of pure pleasure... With Mustela 9 Months' Anti stretch mark oil, every time you use it is a moment of pure pleasure.

Your skin is subject to a tremendous amount of strain during pregnancy as your body undergoes hormonal changes and your tissue rapidly stretches. As a result, more than 50% of all pregnant women develop stretch marks. They usually appear on the belly, breasts, buttocks, hips and upper thighs. They are unpleasant marks that most women prefer to do without!