Benefits of Baby Massage

Improves Circulation - Firm strokes in direction of venous return
Improves muscle tone - Through Improved circulation of oxygen to muscle
Improves bone growth - Improved circulation aids ossification (bone growth)
Improves Lymphatic's - Boosts circulation of lymph around body and to the nodes
Aids Immunity - Through improved lymphatic's
Improves Digestion - Through boosting peristalsis of the colon
Aids respiration - By relaxing the chest muscle
Enhances Visual Tracking - as baby watches mum
Wires the synapses of brain - Through cross lateral strokes to link hemispheres
Installs sense of rhythm - Through rhythmic movement or patting
Enhances feel good hormones - Through stimulation of endocrine system
Mum feels better too - As her endorphin release
Provides sense of self - Baby feels their outer limits
Aids communication - Mum and Baby get to know each other and share eye contact
Aids relaxation & Sleep - Through production of endorphin
Provides support & confidence - Through peer to peer help & practical techniques


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Building Confident Births, Positive Parents & Calmer Babies Across West Suffolk, Bury St Edmunds, Newmarket & Sudbury
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