Infant Massage

imageInfant massage also known as baby massage is a beautiful way to add to the joys of being a parent. There are so many benefits for you and your baby. As a certified IAIM Infant Massage Instructor and from personal experience, I can tell you that I believe every baby should experience massage. Here are some reasons why…

 

For your baby:-

imageHelping your baby to feel safe and to strengthen their bond with you

Helping your baby to feel more loved, valued and respected, which is a human right!

Enables baby to become more relaxed and stress-free from their new experience of being out of the womb

Encourages longer sleep

Development of body awareness and co-ordination

Relief from wind, colic, constipation and discomfort felt during teething

 

For you:-

imageReinforcing your bond with your baby

Gaining a deeper understanding of your baby’s behavior, crying and body language

Provides an enjoyable time for you to spend one-to-one time with your baby

Feeling the relaxing effects of giving your baby a massage

Aids confidence in being a new mum for first time mums

Increased confidence in your ability to care for and nurture your baby

Learning a life-long parenting skill as this is a skill that you can adapt for your baby as he or she grows