Pregnancy massage
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Your body goes through an amazing transition during the 40 weeks your baby is developing.
This is often a dramatic and rapid change resulting in changes to your skin, fascial and skeletal systems, which means for some women plenty of aches and pains. This is where massage and other bodywork techniques can really make a difference to you.
Not all pregnancy massages are equal which is why Lorraine has trained with the leading women’s wellness expert in bodywork therapies. To be able to offer a relaxing yet restorative massage that leaves you feeling like yourself again.
This also covers a number of pregnancy specific conditions that can make your journey over the nine months that little more uncomfortable particularly in the third trimester. If you are experiencing problems with any of the following you have found the right therapist to help.
SWOLLEN ANKles
Carpal tunnel
pelvic pain
Lower back pain
PGP
SPD
Sciatica
Is pregnancy massage suitable for me?
Pregnancy massage is suitable from 13 weeks gestation onwards all the way to birth, some women receive a massage during labour. All precautions are taken to ensure the safety of both mother and child.
There are some conditions however that adds additional risks and as such for your safety we do not treat ladies with these conditions:
Placenta previa
Low laying placenta
Leaking amniotic fluid
vaginal bleeding
blood clotting conditions
hypertension
pre-eclampsia
visual disturbsances
If you have any concerns about the suitability for you please feel free to book a free consultation.
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