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placenta encapsulation & postnatal products, melbourne


Placentas will be collected within the first precious hours of birth, so we can do our best to process and return capsules within 36 hours


Our eco-friendly packs are made from paper and a high barrier 'Bio Foil' on the inside which keeps your capsules fresh


Lemongrass, Ginger and Chili are added to the steaming placenta for a natural boost.

capsule delivery

Placenta capsules will be couriered to your home (or hospital depending on your length of stay) within 36-48 hours of birth

academic journals

Our placenta encapsulation procedures are research-based from medical journals published within the last 2 years

payment plans

We offer different payment options through 'Square Space' to make sure the beginning of your new chapter does not start with worry

what is the placenta, and what does it do?

The placenta is an organ attached to the lining of your uterus during pregnancy.

It keeps your unborn baby’s blood supply separate from your own blood supply, as well as providing a link between the two. This link allows the placenta to carry out functions that your unborn baby can’t perform for itself.

Oxygen and nutrients pass from your blood supply into the placenta. From there, the umbilical cord carries the oxygen and nutrients to your unborn baby. The placenta produces hormones that help your baby grow & develop and towards the end of your pregnancy the placenta passes antibodies from you to your baby, giving them immunity for about 3 months after birth. 

benefits reported by our amazing clients

The placenta is a organ that contains many nutrients, hormones and stem cells. Once it is processed and put into capsules these are still present. This is beneficial for transitioning from pregnancy to post-partum by allowing a gradual decrease rather than a plummet of these hormones, and supplementing your recovery with these nutrients. 


  • Risk of Postnatal Depression
  • Risk of Infection
  • Pain relief needed immediately post-natal
  • Fatigue
  • Mood Swings
  • Postnatal Bleeding


  • Placental Opioid-Enhancing Factor (POEF), which enhances the effect of opioid pain relief
  • Hormone Stability
  • Iron Supply
  • Human Placental Lactogen (HPL) and therefore Milk Supply
  • Oxytocin (Bonding Hormone)


A tincture is your placenta capsules in liquid form! It is easy to take and can last anywhere up to 10+ years. It is used in any time of trauma, transition, emotional distress and during PMT/menopause to ease your symptoms. Tinctures are becoming popular because even a large placenta will only yield a few months supply of capsules, and they have such a long shelf-life.

The information in these pages has not been evaluated by the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA). The use of items prepared by Onglowing are not GUARANTEED to prevent or treat any physical or mental illnesses, ailments or symptoms. Families who choose to utilise the services on these pages take full responsibility for using the remedies at their own risk.