Our pregnancy massage all derive from swedish which uses a firm but gentle pressure to improve the circulation, ease muscle aches and tension, improve flexibility and create relaxation. A nother massage we offer during pregnancy is lymphat ic drainage therapy is excellent for awelling, especially of the lower legs, ankles and feet.
Pregnancy women have often received ambivalent responses from the health community regarding the safety and purpose of massage during pregnancy. Modern in vestigat ion and research is proving that prenatal massage therapy can be very instrumental ingredient in women’s prenatal care and should be giv given careful consideration.
Studies indicate that massage the ra py perfromed during pregnancy can reduce anxiety, decrease symptoms of depression, relieve muscle aches and joint pains and improve labor outcomes and new born health.
Pregnancy and delivery place considerable mucular and emotional on the body and it can take as long as six months for things to return to nomal.
A postnatal massage is considered safe at any point after delivery ” provided you have no major health issue” and it can do wonder to:
During the massage and a pregnancy cushion can used to increase your comfort. Be sure tell your massage therapist before the treatment if you have any particular concern