What is Maternity Reflexology
A specialised reflexology treatment during pregnancy which naturally supports the mother and the growing baby. Maternity Reflexology is aimed at women during pre-conception, pregnancy, labour and the post-natal period. It aims to rebalance the bodies systems during this time of emotional, hormonal and physiological changes.
Research has shown that regular reflexology during pregnancy may shorten the period of labour.
Many Mums-to-be are turning to reflexology to ease some of the discomforts during pregnancy
Common maternity areas to rebalance:
to support hormonal balance
Reflex Lymphatic Drainage
to help prevent swelling in feet, legs and hand
to aid relaxation and well-being,
to support metabolism
to help rebalance the reflexes associated with heartburn
to rebalance area associated with bowel function
to encourage and rebalance the system related to blood pressure
Preparation for birth
to stimulate the reflexes in preparation for labour (after 40 weeks)
Treatment time is 50 minutes, with the first treatment being a little longer as a full consultation is taken. and asked to sign a confidential consent form. Although reflexology can be used safely throughout pregnancy a full medical history is taken to ensure that it is appropriate to carry out the treatment
Tracey Andresen Reflexology 07845532074 for further information.