Baby Massage

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Studies have shown that babies who are frequently touched and stroked lovingly, tend to grow faster, recover from illness more quickly, sleep better, experience less constipation and fewer digestive problems.

Baby massage is a longstanding tradition in many cultures, including Indian, Chinese African and Swiss. Baby Spa combines techniques from Western and Indian massage techniques to give your baby a tailored massage experience.

Interaction in Infant Massage May Include
  • Promotion of bonding and secure attachment
  • Verbal/non-verbal communication
  • Development of trust and confidence
  • Using all the senses Feelings of love, respect, and being valued
Each Massage May Stimulate:
  • Circulatory and digestive systems
  • Hormonal and immune systems
  • Coordination and balance Learning and concentration
  • Muscular development and growth
  • Mind and body awareness
Parents May Find that Infant Massage Helps Relieve:
  • Gas and colic
  • Constipation and elimination
  • Growing pains and muscular tension
  • Teething discomfort
  • Cramps

The Massage Promotes Relaxation which May be Shown Through:

  • Improved sleep patterns by reducing anxiety and promoting relaxation
  • Increased flexibility and muscle tone
  • Regulation of behavioral states
  • Being calm and being able to calm themselves
  • Reduction in stress hormones
  • Calms a fretful child
  • Recover from distress more quickly and are more settled.

Who should attend:

Parent with baby aged 0-24 months old
You need not to be trained to be able to massage your baby. Our physiotherapist will do everything for you. Of course, we strongly encourage you to participate and learn how to massage when our therapist is conducting massage for your baby so that you can also massage your baby daily.

* Benefits quoted from International Association of Infant Massage