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What is Infant Massage?

Infant massage is a series of techniques and strokes performed in a purposeful and sequential application. Evidence of baby massage dating back over 3000 years has been found in regions of India and Asia. It is and ancient tradition practiced for centuries, it provides bonding and communication with baby while promoting extensive emotional, physical and social benefits for a lifetime.


BENEFITS OF INFANT MASSAGE

  • Regulates heart rate
  • Lowers stress hormones
  • Encourages healthy development
  • Regulates breathing
  • Stimulates physiological systems
  • Relaxes muscles
  • Relieves constipation
  • Relaxes joints
  • Stimulates growth hormone
  • Supports proprioception
  • Relieves gas
  • Increases bonding
  • Increases communication
  • Supports body awareness
  • Encourages brain activity

In just two days you can be an infant massage therapist