Definition of Pregnancy Massage
Pregnancy massage is very similar to a regular Relaxation/Deep Tissue massage but it focuses on the special needs that arise during pregnancy as well as relieving the pains that are associated with pregnancy (back aches, swelling, bloating and leg cramps.)
Benefits of Pregnancy Massage
- Relieves stress and anxiety associated with pregnancy
- Alleviates some of the physical pains associated with pregnancy
Who may benefit from Pregnancy Massage
- You can lay on your side.
- You can also lay on your belly or back with the aid of SPECIAL PREGNANCY PILLOW designed to accommodate pregnant women.
Do I need to get authorization from my physician?
Yes, you MUST consult your physician prior to receiving massage treatments and the physician must authorize it.
Massage is not advised in the first trimester.