Here's some pregnancy & labor massage oil info.:
Aromatherapy for Labor:
rose-calming and has an affinity w/the female reprod. system.
clary sage-strengthens & tones uterus & helps strenthen contractions.
neroli-reduces fear & anxiety & increases concentration.
jasmine-strengthens contractions & is calming, yet uplifting.
lavender-eases labor pain & cleanses air during delivery.
geranium-balancing effect on emotions.
Oils to avoid during pregnancy-
aniseed, armoise, arnica, basil, camphor, caraway, cinnamon, clove, wintergreen, cedarwood, fennel, hyssop, marjoram, mugwort, myrrh, nutmeg, origanum, sage, pennyroyal, savory, tansy, tarragon, thuja & thyme
Arm. for Preg:
petitgrain-excellent for depression
tangerine-uplifting & calming (said to prevent stretch marks!
ylang ylang-relaxing and lowers bp
cypress-cooling to varicose veins
geranium-excellent for breast engorgement & hormone equilibrium
lemon-stimulates immune system