Pregnancy Acupressure Wristbands
- Regular price
- £7.50 GBP
- Regular price
- Sale price
- £7.50 GBP
- Unit price
- Can be worn discreetly
- Natural solution
- Size: One size
- Colour: Black
- Medical device: Class 1
- Full instructions provided
For those Queasy Days…
Pregnancy is an exciting journey; don’t let morning sickness ruin it!
Our passion is to offer reassurance & comfort with the very best natural products giving mums-to-be the best start, advocating wellbeing with the aim to support parents through those early days of pregnancy and beyond.
What is morning sickness?
Morning sickness is known for its horrendous symptoms of nausea and vomiting, although a real nuisance it actually affects around 80% of women and is caused not by the baby but by hormones produced by the placenta. These hormones are responsible for keeping your pregnancy going, some may say that this is a good sign! Typically the symptoms start around the 4th week and usually stopping around 12th-14th weeks, but for some women it can extend longer. If the vomiting becomes really severe then you may be suffering from Hyperemesis Gravidarum, which leads to dehydration and requires medical attention.
What is Acupressure?
Acupressure is an alternative medicine technique derived from Asia over 5000 years ago. Traditional Chinese Medical theory describes special acupressure points that lie along channels in your body. It works by stimulating the meridian system to bring about relief and aid discomfort. This theory is based on traditional Chinese Medicine and similar to acupuncture…. but without the Needles!!!
Myrtle & Maude’s wristbands use the principles of acupressure to counteract feelings of an upset tummy, either from travel sickness, motion sickness, morning sickness or vertigo.
Our bands are a listed medical device classification 1. They have a stud, which apply gently pressure to the ‘Nei-Kuan’ points, which has allowed many people to feel relief. The bands must be worn on both wrists so that the stud is pressing downwards onto the ‘Nei-Kuan’ point.
What do the NHS say?
New NHS guidelines mention there is evidence that acupressure may help reduce nausea and vomiting and can play a useful role in treating Morning Sickness. Acupressure, similar to acupuncture, involves wearing a special band or bracelet on your forearm may also be effective in reducing symptoms of nausea in pregnancy.
Wear all day long for relief especially when on the move and we recommend you put them on when you first wake up.
Myrtle & Maude’s range employs the uplifting, soothing and settling powers of plants and herbs to combat the trials and tribulations of pregnancy.
Your safety is our priority. All Myrtle & Maude products are formulated and regulated by a qualified herbalist. We know the natural world, and take inspiration from the earth and its raw beauty to provide handmade, unique blends, created to provide comfort and wellbeing. The highly-trained team in our nature labs are specialist growers, pruners, pickers, blenders and everything in-between. We are proud of our craft and prefer to only source high-quality, natural ingredients.
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Delivery and Returns Information
Delivery and Returns Information
Unfortunately due to Brexit we're seeing some of our European and International customers receiving significant customs bills. As a precaution we're temporarily suspending our deliveries outside the UK.
We’re aware that Royal Mail are still experiencing delays in their deliveries in some areas. Unfortunately we cannot cancel orders which have already been dispatched.
Thank you for bearing with us at this time - we appreciate your support!
Delivery is from as little as £3 to addresses within in the UK – and free when you spend over £50 on our products. We usually ship all goods within 24 hours on confirmation of your order and payment, once shipped your order will be marked as “completed” so you know it’s on its way.
If you’re in a hurry and you need something sooner please select Express Delivery and we’ll aim to get your delivery to within 1-2 days (if ordered before 2pm).
We use Royal Mail to send all of our deliveries and standard UK Delivery is usually within 3-5 working days, although during the Covid19 pandemic times may be longer. Deliveries to the rest of the EU may take longer.
International orders may be subject to additional customs charges.
Customs policies and import duties differ from country to country. Unfortunately we don’t know in advance if items ordered by our customers will be subject to import duties, as they are only charged once the parcel reaches its destination country. If your parcel does incur an import charge, this must be paid by you, the recipient of the parcel. All orders outside of the UK need to be marked with the value of the items enclosed by law.
At Mellie Green we’re aware that it isn’t always easy buying clothes for your little ones online. We’re happy to exchange or refund purchases of any clothing within 28 days. We can either credit your account or refund directly through PayPal to your account. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org stating your name and order number and we will await your return. Please note that we do not refund postage costs to return items unless they are faulty, but we may give you a credit to use against future purchases with Mellie Green.
All returns or refund items must be returned in a resaleable condition with all tags and labels attached. We reserve the right to refuse an exchange or refund for any items which are returned damaged or not in a resaleable condition. Unfortunately for reasons of hygiene we cannot exchange any underwear, tights or teethers unless faulty.
You have the right to cancel your order before it is shipped. If you need to do this please contact us as soon as possible at email@example.com and we will halt your order. Please note, if your order is marked as “complete” in your account then it may have already been processed and dispatched, if this is the case then please follow the returns information above.
If you have any queries at all please don’t hesitate to contact us and we’ll be happy to help.