Baby Massage Benefits
Many different societies have seen the many baby massage benefits and incorporated them into their baby care regime for centuries.
There are many baby massage benefits and infant massage is not only simple, but you can do it almost anywhere! Baby Massage gives you the opportunity to learn and respond to your baby’s body language. It is also a wonderful way to make your baby feel safe and secure by showing that he or she is loved and cared for. In this day and age, parents lead hectic lives which can prevent them from having quality time with their babies and young children.
A baby who has been massaged is more likely to grow up to be confident and happy and be in tune with their body awareness. There are no hard and fast rules for baby massage, other than to ensure you are being taught by a qualified instuctor who will teach you to do it safely. You will discover what works for you and your baby and you will work out what is best for you both.
Please bear in mind that massage is something you do with your infant, not to your infant. It is strongly suggested you seek guidance and education on massage techniques from a qualified baby massage therapist and I can help. A ten minute massage, two or three times a week assists in strengthening the parent-infant relationship, babies love it and it can assist in alleviating baby ailments including teething, colic, wind and reflux.
Baby massage benefits include the following:-