What are the benefits of Baby Massage?

The four main areas of benefit of baby massage are Bonding and Interaction, Relaxation, Relief and Stimulation.

Parents who attend baby massage courses learn more than just a massage routine, they often say the benefits can include:

For your Baby:

  • Helping your baby to feel securely attached

  • Helping your baby to feel more valued, loved and respected

  • Reduced crying

  • Increased levels of relaxation and longer periods of sleep

  • Development of body awareness and coordination

  • Relief from Wind, Colic, Teething Pain and Constipation

For you:

  • Feeling closer to your baby

  • Gaining a deeper understanding of your baby’s behaviour, crying and body language

  • Providing an enjoyable opportunity for you to spend some uninterrupted 1-2-1 time with your baby

  • Feeling the relaxing benefits of giving your baby a massage

  • Increased confidence in giving your ability to care for and nurture your baby

  • Learning a lifelong parenting skill


“Massage can help relieve Colic and Teething Pain.”

“Massage offers a wonderful experience and special time to communicate both verbally and non-verbally with babies, so that they feel loved, valued and respected.”

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