Infant massage is not a fad. It is an ancient art that connects you deeply with this brand new little person who is your baby. It empowers you as a parent for it gives you the means by which you become an expert on your own baby and therefore can respond according to their unique needs.
POTENTIAL BENEFITS OF BABY MASSAGE
These are just a few of the many benefits of massage for you and your baby:
* Influences positive bonding with eye-to-eye contact, touch, sound, smell, entertainment, nursing/feeding and hormones
* Promotes better sleep
* Stimulates circulation and digestion
* Offers relief from Colic, constipation, tummy pains, wind trouble and teething
* Enhances baby’s feelings of being loved, respected and secure with their parents.
* Improves muscle tone, growth, weight gain and development
* Develops confidence in parents handling of baby, especially fathers
* A great way to meet other Mums and can help Post Natal Depression
The real beauty of baby massage lies in the fact that ANYONE can do it. It can