Practitioner: Paola Mendez from Light Hearts & Hands
Light Hearts & Hands will work with expectant and new parents or carers with infant up to 8 months old (the crawling stage can be a difficult time to keep the babies quiet on the mat), teaching them a full body baby massage routine, including massage for common digestive complaints and related information such as when to massage, how long to massage for, what mediums to use for massage and baby body language during massage.
The content can be covered in 2 x 1.5hour appointments per customer. Paola works at Entire Physio on Mondays.
Entire Physio offers these sessions as a voucher which can be purchased in clinic or via our online store.
Benefits of Infant Massage:
Reduces Crying Time
Improves sleep and regulates sleep patterns
Ideal for pre-term infants
Enhances emotions and improves mood
Reduces symptoms of eczema
Relieves sinus and chest congestion
Improves wind, reflux and constipation
Boosts immune system
Reduces stress hormone levels in children and their parents
Early diagnosis of potential health issues