Prenatal massage therapy can help support a woman all throughout her pregnancy starting from the time of conception. Massage can help reduce anxiety, relieve muscle and joint pains, and help to relax ligaments and muscles to improve a woman’s labor outcome, position of the baby and reduce the chance of complications.
Benefits of prenatal massage:
- Improved connection with her developing baby
- Reduced back pain
- Reduced swelling
- Decreased carpal tunnel and swelling in hands
- Reduced sciatic pain and sacro-iliac joint pain
- Reduced joint and pubic pain
- Improved circulation
- Reduced in headaches and migraines
- Reduced stress and anxiety
- Improved sleep and reduced insomnia
- Improved oxygenation to muscles
Our massage therapists offer pregnancy and postpartum massage for all women from the first trimester to the post partum period. Are therapists offer all moms specialized Body Cushioning, which is a body support system which allowing a pregnant woman to be able to lie on her stomach throughout her pregnancy. Our massage therapists also offer pregnant woman and their partners some helpful techniques to use throughout the pregnancy and during labour. *Please advise reception that you are pregnant when booking your appointment so we can best prepare the room for your treatment.
Massage for C-Section Scarring:
Our Massage Therapists offer specialized massage therapy to help women recover from c-sections scarring and pain. C-section massage helps to reducing inflammation, reduce scar adhesions, decrease pain associated with scarring and improve drainage.
Infant massage is a wonderful way for you and your baby to bond and learn more about each other. However our registered massage therapists can help your baby recover from birth related muscle tension as well as help them feel more relaxed which can lead to improved sleep for both mom and babe and less fussiness over all.
Benefits Baby May Experience:
- improved sleep
- less gas and symptoms of colic
- improved bowel movements
- enhanced muscle tone
- less infant stress
- improved circulation
- improved awareness of their body