Infant Massage

We all love relaxation and our infants are no different….

Want to learn techniques you can perform that assist to:

  • improve sleep and sleep patterns
  • reduce crying time
  • enhance attachment and bonding – for both mums and dads as well as grandparents and guardians
  • strengthen immune system
  • improve lung function
  • enhance cognitive and motor development
  • enhance body awareness
  • relieve discomfort – pain / sinus congestion / chest congestion
  • increase weight gain in low birth weight infants
  • reduces stress hormone levels – for both mum and dad and infant
  • general muscle relaxation                                                        

Also covered:

  • observing response cues that the infant may demonstrate as to whether or not its a good time to perform the massage
  • the best time to massage your infant
  • what type of oil is best used on their skin
  • times when massage should be avoided or not performed at all
  • touch relaxation
  • lymphatic exercises
  • specialised sequence of techniques to aid infants who suffer from wind / colic / constipation
  • these techniques can be modified to adapt to infants with special needs

Infant massage has significant differences to adult massage

Available to purchase:

  • 125mL Infant Massage Oil                          $16
  • Infant Massage Instruction Manual           $21
  • DVD – Introduction to Infant Massage      $35

Prices effective 1 June 2017

Gift certificates and EFTPOS available

 

CANCELLATION POLICY - An SMS appointment reminder is sent to you the day before your booking.  A cancellation fee of $55 is charged if less than 24hrs notice is given. The $30 deposit is non-refundable. Confirmation of an appointment is acknowledgement of this cancellation policy.