Like many things in life, hindsight is 20/20 when it comes to birth and parenting. While the primary focus at Anointment is creating skin care products that support comfort in pregnancy, postpartum, menopause (and every day), I also strive to create community. Community, in this case through our podcast, it is an opportunity to share… Read More »

RECONNECTING WITH OUR WHY At Anointment we originally became known for our incredible handcrafted soap bars. A decade later our focus became our beloved baby care line. Finally, we launched herbal skin care products for postpartum recovery. As we enter our 21st year in business, we’re reconnecting with our WHY: we’re here for the moms. … Read More »

Allied health care providers agree and studies show that perineal massage a minimum of 1 or 2 times a week – or as often as you like – after 35 weeks of pregnancy can reduce pain during crowning. Regular perineal massage can also reduce the time spent in the second stage of labour, spontaneous tearing and… Read More »

Autumn is beginning to show in the turning leaves, ripening apples, and crisp breezes. It is such a delicious season but the changing season often signals a change of skin care routine. In particular, as humidity decreases, babies’ and children’s skin may begin to feel dry and depleted; I recommend a skin care routine that… Read More »

The bliss of Summer sunshine is just around the corner! If your family is anything like mine, I’m sure you and your loved ones are getting outside as much as possible, digging in the garden, and looking forward to lots more fun in the sun.  I’m excited to share with you some of my Summer… Read More »