When you are pregnant, the changes in your body can make it seem like it’s not yours. And the aches and pains which seem to appear out of nowhere don’t help either. Pregnancy massage can be a great relief, helping to reduce muscle tension in the shoulders and lower back, and inducing relaxation, bringing back a sense of balance and normalcy.
Treatments are typically performed using a Thai massage style; at ground level on a comfortable futon with pillows for additional support where necessary.
The therapist applies thumb, palm, and forearm pressure through light clothing in conjunction with gentle stretches. In this position, it is possible to work on the body from the feet, through the legs, back, shoulders, neck, all the way through to the head. The massage also has a beneficial effect on the hormonal and nervous systems, making it holistic in approach