TW: mention of sexual trauma Awareness of emotional trauma has risen in the last few years, mainly due to an increase in public conversations about mental health, and this is such a good thing. The more people who are trauma informed the easier it is to have healing conversations with each other, and to search… Continue reading What is intimate tissue trauma, and what can we do about it?
The Victorian poet Elizabeth Barrett Browning’s Sonnet 43 started with the line: ‘How do I love thee? Let me count the ways’ and here at Into the Wylde we want to do just that. We are passionate about making life more comfortable for those with vulvas. In a world set with confusion about the right… Continue reading Let us count the ways
Hi there, Kathie here! My book It’s Your Power Portal: Take Control of Your Vaginal Health with Herbal and Holistic Care is being published by Aeon Books this month!! When this photo was taken I was slap bang in the middle of writing Power Portal (not literally of course, I wrote it on a computer). If… Continue reading It’s Your Power Portal: Take Control of Your Vaginal Health with Herbal and Holistic Care
Chocolate – a love/love affair. I didn’t get the fuss about chocolate until I tried a small dark, sugar-free bar made from raw cocoa and fermented superfood powders about 15 years ago. A friend offered it to me when I went to meet her in a raw food cafe in central London. I started by… Continue reading Sacred Cacao Love
For some of us, the repeated occurrence of our thrush is cyclical and is linked to our menstrual cycles. If this sounds like you, then this post has been written with you in mind. However, if at first you don’t think this is relevant, read on because you might, just might, have some aha! moments…… Continue reading Thrush and the Hormone Cycle
So you’ve had a great Christmas. Finally managed to get to see your nan, and had some great meet ups with your girlfriends and even hooked up with the one you’ve had your eye on. You ate ALL the mince pies, enjoyed mulled wine all December long and twixtmas was spent in a cheese and… Continue reading Festive Fanfare: How to get your intimate health back on track after the seasons greetings.
When we were designing Wylde One, one of the key things we were looking for was sustainable packaging that was user-friendly and the best it could be for the earth. Sustainability has always been a key value of ours, not an after thought or a box ticking exercise, with our founders having been involved in… Continue reading What does sustainable packaging really mean?
We are absolutely delighted that our founder, Kathie, has been announced as the recipient of this year’s Innovation in Practice Award from the National Institute of Medical Herbalists, her professional body, for the Wylde Wide practitioner’s scheme from Into the Wylde. Wylde Wide looks to support fellow practitioners and the people who come to visit… Continue reading Award Winning News
A common misconception for trans folk is that we hate our bodies. That we wouldn’t dare buy a product that mentions Vulvas, Penetrative sex or alike. Trans folk who were assigned female at birth (AFAB), need these products and services just as cisgender (non trans) folks do. Whether that is period products, lubricants etc. Making… Continue reading Getting Clear on Gender vs Sex by AJ Silver of The Queer Birth Club
BV, Thrush, UTIs…. As people with vaginas we’re likely to have experienced at least one of these at some point or other. Maybe more than one. And maybe more than once. Maybe more times than we’d really care to say! And if you’ve ever experienced any of these, you’ll most likely know the feeling of… Continue reading When one-pill-to-fix-it-all fails us : Why we should be taking a holistic approach to vaginal health