NurtureLife® Pregnancy Massage uses a combination of Relaxation and Remedial Massage techniques, to assist with the tensions and pains experienced during pregnancy, There are many physical benefits to Pregnancy Massage, in addition to the nurturing and emotional support provided by the practitioner.
Massage reduces peripheral swelling, soothes the nervous system, helps to prevent insomnia, muscle cramps and back pain. Massage is beneficial throughout the whole pregnancy. Fiore NurtureLife® Maternity Massage is available from the first trimester, and throughout the entire perinatal experience. Various techniques are used as the client progresses through the pregnancy and massage is performed whilst she is lying on her side, using specialty pillows to protect the abdomen. Regular massage throughout the pregnancy is also said to shorten labour time and the return to optimal fitness after birth.
Fiore Nurturelife®Maternity Massage uses specially formulated aromatherapy massage oils specific for each trimester, developed in conjunction with Pregnancy Massage Australia®, leading Midwifery Bodies and Aromatherapists.