From improved sleep to stronger bones, baby massage has so much to offer. It’s an age-old tradition with medically proven benefits. Not only does it help the baby grow, but it also helps the baby to bond with the parents. The sense of touch is the most advanced in babies, a gentle rub, hold and cradle help them to build trust and create a bond with the parents. It also helps to build their immunity and provides relief from dry skin, fatigue, and stress. (Yes! the new-borns also feel stress. They have just entered into a completely new environment which makes them anxious and can lead to stress.)
Here are some Do’s and Don’ts by Massage expert Jyoti Devjani, founder of Keola Wellness, about infant massage for the new parents.
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