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HypnoBirthing® Infant Massage

Sacred Births HypnoBirthing classes Miami Dade Fort Lauderdale Broward Palm Beach natural childbirth Teaching Parents to Relax and Enhance Their Relationship With Their Babies Through Touch

A wonderful addition to your HypnoBirthing® classes. You will learn how to massage your babies. Massage strokes and routines are empowering and deepen the trust and connection with your baby. This class will enhance the relationship with your baby, and it will help the relationship to become peaceful, relaxed and trusting.

This class expands on the relaxation techniques that are part of the HypnoBirthing® philosophy.

Research conducted through the Touch Research Institute at the University of Miami School of Medicine confirms the importance of a secure environment and nurturing touch in the healthy growth, development and maturation of children (Tiffany Field, Ph.D.).

Numerous other studies have also shown the many developmental benefits of positive contact as part of baby’s early life. Infant Massage is one of the most natural and pleasant methods of providing this early nurturing contact.

There are many benefits of Infant Massage.

For Baby:

  • Infant-Parent attachment, bonding, feeling of being loved
  • Promotes relaxation and better sleep
  • Facilitates body awareness
  • Boosts immune system and improves lymph circulation
  • Improves skin condition and blood circulation
  • Balances respiration
  • Helps with digestion and waste elimination
  • Helps you learn about your baby’s needs and desires
  • Stimulates production of bonding hormone oxytocin which also helps with discomfort relief and in relaxation

For Parents:

  • Caregivers report feeling more comfortable and confident in their ability to care for baby
  • Learn to understand and respond to baby’s cues
  • Learn techniques to comfort, calm and soothe baby
  • Provides an additional avenue for close and nurturing contact
  • Stimulates production of prolactin, the milk production hormone and other feel-good endorphins

Stimulates all the systems of the body including the:

  • nervous
  • circulatory
  • respiratory
  • elimination
  • immune

It is relaxing:

  • Helps relieve tension built up from all the stimulation in baby’s environment
  • Helps baby better handle sensory stimulation and respond in a relaxed manner
  • Helps baby sleep better
  • Helps regulate baby's sleep/wake cycle

Provides relief:

  • Touch combined with vocalization helps reduce pain levels up to 80%
  • Helps tone digestive tract
  • Helps alleviate gas and promote elimination
  • Releases endorphins, natural pain killers, to ease emotional distress