If you’ve ever looked at the ingredients list of your little one’s formula, you’ve probably noticed it contains palm oil, and if you were concerned, you probably have good reason for it. After all, palm oil is widely discussed in newspapers and social media but for all the wrong reasons.
So you may have wondered what is palm oil, is it safe for your growing baby, and more importantly why is it even used in so many formulas? To help navigate this hotly contested debate, Elke is joined by Steph Lowe, a mum of two, yogi and founder of The Natural Nutritionist. To these two passionate mums, the time for excuses is gone and the evidence is clear – it’s time to palm off palm oil.