Reply Hey Mom! Learn more about the Gerber Life Insurance Grow-Up Plan!
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 03-28-2012, 08:38 AM   #1
Jatango's Avatar
Jatango
Registered Users
seller
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Location: Columbia, MO
Posts: 596
My Mood:
Chunks in Nipple Balm?

Just bought some EMAB nipple balm and there are white chunks in it. The website says they are just Shea butter and should melt with my body heat, but it takes forever and it HURTS running it on my nipples! Is this normal for this product? Can I remelt it to reincorporate the shea butter? It works great, but ouch!

Sent from my iPhone, auto-correct be darned!

Advertisement

__________________
Jess - Proud wife to DH and mama to DS (5/8/12) and two fur-kids, Fizz and Wonder

Jatango is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-29-2012, 10:24 PM   #2
VeganCupcake
Registered Users
seller
seller
 
Join Date: Jun 2008
Posts: 2,707
Re: Chunks in Nipple Balm?

I had one tub like that. I never did anything to it--I just smeared some on my nipples and let it melt however it was going to. I didn't wait for it to melt and then rub or anything.

Mine was a really soft cream with the white blobs in it, so it didn't hurt to put it on. Is yours not a very soft consistency overall?
__________________
Catherine, mama to Preschooler Girl 9/08, Toddler Boy 3/11, and Twin Girls 2/14!
VeganCupcake is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-29-2012, 11:22 PM   #3
seacat's Avatar
seacat
Registered Users
seller
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Seattle, WA
Posts: 4,086
Re: Chunks in Nipple Balm?

Strange. I have no chunks here. It's just creamy. It sounds like its old or got too hot. Can you contact the seller.
seacat is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-30-2012, 06:55 PM   #4
Laylas_Mom's Avatar
Laylas_Mom
Registered Users
seller
seller
 
Join Date: Oct 2011
Location: Hampton Roads, Virginia
Posts: 1,007
Mines the same way but I bought mine from a mama on here. She got it too close to a candle and it melted the side a little bit and I never thought much about the little balls but it could be because it got too hot? Doesn't bother me because the overall consistency is still very soft as PP stated.
__________________
Whitney
mama to one fiery ginger girl born 7.22.11

(.Y.)exclusive pumper alumni(.Y.)
member of BWI of Hampton Roads, ask me about babywearing!
Laylas_Mom is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Copyright 2005 - 2014 Escalate Media. All Rights Reserved.