pre-conception - pregnancy - post natal - newborn
Reflexology is a popular safe non invasive therapy for all stages of *Maternity. It comforts woman and helps alleviate the confusing and adverse affects of physiological changes as they arise, through self healing and self regulating capacities. A professional well trained reflexologist will know how to identify what is really needed during the session by interpreting all the information regarding aspects of you health, lifestyle and environmental factors.
What are the benefits of preconception reflexology?
Preparing to get pregnant is a time of excitement, and a change in life's paths to parenthood is paved with worry and stress. Expectant mums and dads are often surprised to find that through the mountain of ovulation sticks and cycle apps and certainly not through the want of trying, cannot get that little blue line to show. This is the most important time for couples trying to conceive either through natural means or assisted conception as we prepare the body for that precious egg meet sperm connection.
Reflexology can help prepare you for motherhood.
What are the benefits during pregnancy?
Pregnancy is lifechanging and in some cases very challenging . Hormonal changes, which provoke an alteration in many physiological functions can have an impact on mum to be. Reflexology can help restore balance, allowing mum to adapt. Regular sessions educate the body for the rest of the pregnancy and for birth.
What are the benefits Puerperium (Post-Natal)?
After Labour, the body rapidly begins to recover. The sudden change often prompts woman to think about getting 'back to normal', loose the weight, gain control. The birth of a new baby is often a confusing, conflicting exhausting, sore and wonderfully magical. This up and down roll coaster can be very unsettling and mums can feels alone, even among the barrage of family members by their side. The perfect moment can come much later on in your journey. Reflexology used at this time is superb for mum and baby.
How can reflexology be beneficial to the newborn?
The incredible power of touch is key and absolutely necessary to the new-born. Reflexology and massage are beautiful therapies. Their mind and body are pure and unaffected by life, therefore respond very quickly to sessions. Children need touch and research has shown the more touch the less problems they may have with common issues such as colic and constipation.