Does a totally relaxed baby sound amazing to you? That is achievable with a Shantala babymassage. You will perform the massage yourself on your little one under the guidance of a certified masseuse. In the meantime you will receive tips and tricks that you can also use at home.
Shantala babymassage is a form of total body massage for babies. In India (where this massage technique originates from) this massage is part of the daily care. Love and relaxation are important principles of Shantala babymassage. It is a simple way of massage that anyone can learn. It is a beautiful moment for both parents and child. Shantala is all about the quality of touch and to just be present in the moment with your baby. In addition; it has all kinds of positive effects on your baby.
The benefits for your baby
Shantala babymassage has a lot of positive effects, both mental and physical. Here are some advantages at glance:
Massage stimulates your baby's intestines. This reduces colic, reflux and constipation.
The Shantala babymassage is a nice contact moment between you and your baby. It promotes bonding and creates a feeling security.
Many babies are calmer after a massage and therefore sleep better.
Massaging reduces the amount of stress hormones (adrenaline and cortisol). In addition, it stimulates the production of the hormones oxytocin and serotonin. These hormones influence the feeling of security and happiness.
Shantala babymassage stimulates the blood circulation, digestion and muscle development of your baby.