Is placenta encapsulation safe? Well.... it depends.
A few questions are necessary to determine wether or not it is safe to encapsulate your placenta.
How is the placenta stored prior to encapsulation? The placenta should be refrigerated or on ice within a couple hours after birth. If it is not encapsulated within 3 days, it should be moved to the freezer. This may seem weird, but I always tell clients to treat their placenta like an expensive steak.
Clients can ensure that their placenta was kept within these refrigeration standards by having their placenta processed in their own homes. This way, your placenta is never at the whim of what someone else deems safe; you are in control.
How is the placenta is prepared? I have years of positive experience preparing placentas for clients. I used to do a variety of different preparation methods de...