Infant massage is offered at MAMA Kensington through classes or private consultation.
The power of touch: we all know the effect a simple pat or rub it better can have. Touch is integral to our wellbeing and there is a comprehensive list of benefits for infant massage, based on extensive research. Some of the many benefits to babies and children include:
- • Reduced crying time
- • Improved sleep, improved mood
- • Relief from wind, colic, reflux and constipation
- • Boosts immune system
- • Relief from sinus and chest congestion
- • Enhanced co-ordination
Research has also shown that performing regular baby massage has helped caregivers feel more confident and less stressed, enhancing the special bond with their baby.
Infant massage classes include introductory sessions and 3 week courses in small groups or private classes.