Baby Massage Books

What is Baby Massage ?

Unlike other forms of massage, baby massage is not usually performed as a treatment for a physical condition, e.g. as common in sports massage, or even an emotional condition, e.g. massage or aromatherapy for stress-reduction.

Whereas other forms of massage are often performed by qualified professional practitioners, baby massage is usually a quiet bonding activity between a parent or carer and baby or young child. Due to the size and requirements of the baby or child, a baby massage takes less time than a full body massage of an adult, and is usually just added before or after other every-day baby routines.

In some places baby massage tuition is offered to new Mums, or Mums and Dads, or baby's carers, to encourage this gentle beneficial activity.

If taught, the session or 'workshop' usually involves only a small group, or is one-to-one. There is little or no formality involving reading, study, or note-taking, just a short time of learning some nice easy stokes and a comfortable routine that both adult and baby will enjoy. There are of course a few other useful hints as well, such as setting-up a cosy space without dangers or distractions, and suggestions about the best time of day, or time

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Healing Massage for Babies

Healing Massage for Babies

by Julia Woodfield

ISBN: 0863154565 ASIN: 0863154565

128 pages (Paperback)

Publisher: Floris Books

Price: 30.00 USD

Baby Massage for Beginners: Massage and Yoga for Parents and Babies

Baby Massage for Beginners: Massage and Yoga for Parents and Babies

by Julie Bickerton

ISBN: 1717753027 ASIN: 1717753027

56 pages (Paperback)

Publisher: Independently published

Price: 9.07 USD

Birthing in Good Hands: Holistic Massage for Pregnancy, Labor, and Babies

Birthing in Good Hands: Holistic Massage for Pregnancy, Labor, and Babies

by Christine Sutherland

ISBN: 1550597442 ASIN: 1550597442

192 pages (Paperback)

Publisher: Brush Education

Price: 39.95 USD

Baby Massage

Baby Massage

by Helen McGuinness

ISBN: 0340869283 ASIN: 0340869283

256 pages (Paperback)

Publisher: Hodder Arnold

Price: 44.50 USD

Baby Massage For Dummies

Baby Massage For Dummies

by Joanne Bagshaw, Ilene Fox

ISBN: 0764578413 ASIN: 0764578413

288 pages (Paperback)

Publisher: For Dummies

Price: 18.99 USD

The Book of Baby Massage: For a Happier, Healthier Child

The Book of Baby Massage: For a Happier, Healthier Child

by Peter Walker

ISBN: 1575662825 ASIN: 1575662825

95 pages (Paperback)

Publisher: Kensington

Price: 15.95 USD

Baby Massage and Yoga: A Teach Yorself Guide (Teach Yourself: Reference)

Baby Massage and Yoga: A Teach Yorself Guide (Teach Yourself: Reference)

by Anita Epple, Carpenter Pauline

ISBN: 0071748407 ASIN: 0071748407

192 pages (Paperback)

Publisher: McGraw-Hill

Price: 15.00 USD

The Practical Art Of Baby Massage

The Practical Art Of Baby Massage

by Peter Walker

ISBN: 1555613411 ASIN: 1555613411

96 pages (Paperback)

Publisher: Da Capo Lifelong Books

Price: 16.00 USD

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