We do massage for newborns
Massage is not only a pleasant procedure, but also a very effective method of affecting the body, as a whole, and on its various parts (arms, legs, neck, etc.). Massage can be curative and preventive. Each of us at least once in my life underwent a massage procedure and therefore we all perfectly imagine what it is.
Massage for newborn babies is also very useful and enjoyable! Therefore, absolutely all specialists recommend daily massage and gymnastics for infants from the first day of life. If, of course, the baby is healthy, and does not have any contraindications to the massage.
A contraindicated massage of newborns only in the case of a serious condition of the child.
How to massage a newborn baby, if it is so small, vulnerable, fragile!
Well, let’s start with the fact that the baby is much stronger than you think. Therefore, properly conducted massage and gymnastics can not do any harm to him.
However, if the mother is not confident in her own abilities, if simply changing the diaper causes her stress, it is better to postpone the massage before Mom learns with the baby.