Pregnancy Massage, during the 2nd and 3rd trimesters only, helps promote relaxation, regulation of hormones, reduction of swelling, reduces muscle tension, promotes the circulatory and lymphatic systems for both mother and baby. The massage therapist will use special positioning such as side lying position with pillows and using an adjustable table to keep mother and baby comfortable during her service. As with any massage, it is important to keep your therapist informed about the pressure being used – this can always be adjusted.
Pregnancy massage is NOT recommended for mothers experiencing pregnancy induced hypertension (HIP), preeclampsia, severe selling, high blood pressure, or a high risk pregnancy unless a note from physician is provided.
Post-Partum Pregnancy Massage is also good after giving birth. Postpartum pregnancy massage can help relieve muscle tension and stress from mothering duties!
Each massage integrates a variety of modalities to ensure you have a customized treatment at each visit.
Session Duration – 60 minutes or 90 minutes