Pregnancy massage is a gentle massage that has been specifically adapted to suit the needs of pregnant women. It is a soothing and relaxing massage, using gentle techniques to alleviate physical and emotional stresses. Aromatherapy treatments are available using safe essential oils in low dilutions.
Each treatment will be tailored to meet your specific needs, whether it is a physical problem or you are just in need of relaxation.
Pregnancy massage may:
- Reduce muscular aches and abdominal discomfort
- Increase circulation and reduce swelling and oedema
- Relieve stress and depression
- Reduce carpal tunnel syndrome
- Improve pliability of skin and underlying tissues
- Reduce indigestion and constipation.
Postnatal massage can provide support for the new mother with physical and emotional strains of mothering, helping alleviate postnatal depression