This online baby massage course is about simple and effective baby massage techniques which can soothe and settle your baby.
Baby massage is a lovely way to connect with and relax with your baby – it may encourage your baby to sleep, it can ease wind and constipation and it can help to calm your baby.
It also gives you techniques to try to help to settle your baby, which can help to keep you calmer.
The key points with baby massage
*do it when your baby is in a happy and alert mood, rather than being hungry or too tired.
*use a light oil such as grapeseed oil, olive oil or coconut oil
*Your touch can be slightly firm, rather than light as it may be too tickly
*make sure your baby is warm and comfortable
*you can use sensory lights to calm and distract your baby
This online baby massage course includes:
*grapeseed oil – which will be posted out to you if you are in the UK
*access to a baby massage guide, which you can also download
*access to videos so you can also learn the massage techniques
Self-Paced Baby Massage Course
Janine Smith – a specialist in pregnancy, birth and early parenting.