How and when to give a massage to the baby
Follow our advice and dare to give a massage. You will soon see how your baby relaxes with the touch of your hands, smiles at you and writhes with pleasure. You will enjoy it and it will take advantage of all its benefits. We continue the massage with our hands and arms. How grateful he is!
When and how to give a massage
Massages in babies rely on slow and gentle repetitions of each exercise, must increase pressure gradually along the same. Of course, you must adapt that pressure to the age and musculature of your child as it grows. You can start massaging when you reach your first month of life. At first, these moments of relaxation will last a few minutes. You will extend them progressively always pending the sensations that your little one experiences until a maximum of 10 minutes. From 6 months, the ideal time will be after the bath. Before this age will be the reverse first the massage and then the bath.
In the first few days, massage should be applied only on the arms and legs, to later add the chest, face and back. If your baby complains and cries when you touch the area of the abdomen, he insists softly, as it can relieve the typical discomfort of colic. It is good to set a routine for your child to know when to receive it.
The Benefits of Massage
You will strengthen your bond. Moisturize your skin. You will stimulate your sense of touch. You will help to become aware of the limits of your body. You will strengthen your immune system. Some maneuvers alleviate certain disorders such as the cramping gas or help expel mucus if cold.
He seems not to like
Your baby may be reluctant at first because your hands are cold frightened or simply miss the new situation. Quiet. Like everything new that lives, the massage also requires its time. Repeat the next day. So, little by little, you will become accustomed to those tickles that run through your little body.
It is possible that when you start walking you do not want to be massaged. That does not mean your caresses have stopped liking you. Now his feet lead him to many hidden places, he has many things to discover on his own. When you have become accustomed to the novelty of walking you will once again be enchanted with your caresses.http://www.childinharmony.com/give-massage-baby.htmlhttp://www.childinharmony.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/massage-to-the-baby.jpghttp://www.childinharmony.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/massage-to-the-baby-150x150.jpgChild Carebaby malish,massaging new born baby