… from a waterbirth?

Typically, caregivers prefer a woman to leave the birth pool before the placenta is birthed. However, if the placenta comes sooner than this and is birthed in the water, it can still be encapsulated. Rarely, and it often depends on the condition of the water the placenta is birthed into, that the Raw Prep method may not be suitable and the TCM based method is preferred in this situation.