Baby massage has been used from ancient times by many cultures on newborns. Massage of babies has many benefits including:
- Aiding parent and infant bonding
- Aiding restful infant sleep
- The improvement of conditions such as reflux and colic.
The techniques taught at the clinic are simple so parents can easily incorporate them into their baby care routine. There are two options available to learn baby massage. A private one-on-one class taking approximately one hour or a group class over a period of 4 weeks.
In each class, basic baby massage techniques are shown and practiced by yourself on your baby. Various aromatherapy oils are discussed and may be suggested for minor baby ailments. This class can be arranged at a time that is convenient for you. It also gives you the opportunity to meet other moms and enjoy your baby.