Pre and post natal massage is designed to celebrate mothers. A woman’s body goes through many changes during the gestation, birthing and lactation process. Pre and post natal massage restores the body and mind. We offer 4 types of massages within this modality. Jamu post natal massage was born in Southeast Asia. An herbal remedy made from organic ingredients is recommended specifically for new mothers. The head is massaged to relieve headaches. Breasts are gently kneaded to ease lactation. The stomach is wrapped with cotton cloth from the ribs to the hips. Binding tones the skin and realigns the spinal column.
TCM and Ayurvedic Post Natal Massage
Traditional Chinese Medicine massage targets energy centers with herbal remedies to promote proper blood circulation and alleviate muscle tension. Moms are immersed in a hot herbal bath then massaged. In post natal treatments, the abdomen is wrapped and the uterus and spine is repositioned. The masseuse will end the treatment with dietary suggestions. Ayurvedic technique includes a full body massage, belly wrapping and skin hydration. This treatment stimulates blood flow along with cellular production. Pain and tension melts away during Ayurvedic sessions. Swedish massage can also be modified to accommodate new mothers.
The Benefits of Pre Natal Massage
New mothers may book a pre natal massage after their 1st trimester. Pre natal massage can alleviate swollen feet, reduce muscle tension, mitigate stress and diminish body aches and pains. The client’s lower back, hips and legs are specifically targeted since these are the muscular-skeletal areas that are most impacted by the child birthing process. Moms may lie comfortably on their sides or the stomach. We have 2 massage tables with cut outs that accommodate pregnant mothers. Due to hormonal changes, clarifying facials are recommended. The aesthetician will take a look at your skin to determine the best treatments.
Pre and Post Natal Massage Prices
A woman’s body goes through so many changes during the birthing process. Every evolution is by design. Feet swell, noses spread, hormones change and everything grows. Headaches, nausea and back pain is common for new moms. Your personal massage therapist can alleviate the discomfort associated with pregnancy. Forty-five minute pre and post natal massages are $85. One hour massages are $110. Facials and scrubs can be incorporated for an all embracing treatment. Let the masseuse know where the aches and pains are and she can target those specific areas. Natal treatments similar to Swedish massage but created specifically for new mothers.
Session Duration and What to Expect
Expect to experience freedom from physical and mental pain during your natal session. Make an appointment online or call to speak with a receptionist. Any questions regarding the treatments are welcome. You may want to consult with your OB/GYN before scheduling an appointment. We will inquire about known allergies. Clients appreciate the ambient environment, warm lighting, quietude and essential oils diffused throughout the spa. Chamomile, mint, hibiscus tea and fruit infused water is available. Tranquil water features are placed throughout. Luxuriate in Egyptian cotton robes and slippers while you wait momentarily for your personal masseuse.