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There are many physical benefits to Pregnancy Massage.
In addition to the nurturing and emotional support provided by the practitioner, massage reduces peripheral swelling, soothes the nervous system, helps to prevent insomnia, muscle cramps and back pain.
Care must be taken during the first trimester but Pregnancy Massage is beneficial throughout the whole pregnancy.
Various techniques are used at mackay massage as you progress through the pregnancy.
The massage may be performed whilst you are lying on her side, seated, or on a special mattress that fits perfectly to the shape of your tummy, which allows you to lie face down on your stomach.
Mackay Pregnancy Massage
Once the pregnancy is advanced, clients are discouraged from lying on your back, as this may cause pressure on deep blood vessels.
Regular massage throughout the pregnancy is also said to shorten labour time and the return to optimal fitness after birth as well as more comfort and energy throughout the pregnancy.
Treatment commences from 3 months and onwards during the pregnancy.
The cost for 1 hr pregnancy massage is $80.