Research shows that massaging an infant has many benefits including relaxation, relief of discomforts, bonding and stimulation. For adults, massage is a way to relieve tension or soreness. As a certified educator and instructor by Infant Massage USA and Infant Massage International Association, I am fascinated by the power of touch. The more I study and learn, the more I teach parents, mommies, grand-parents, how to massage their infant, the more I see the impact of the child’s development emotionally, physically, psychologically.
Taking a baby massage course is a must for every parent. A must to be in sync with your baby. A must to read your baby’s cues. Must to improve his/her sleep patterns. A must for your baby to be relaxed, and received form his baby’s discomforts such as gas, colic or tummy aches. A must for you and your infant to bond. Baby Massage Course , baby massage class in Body Belly Baby in Coconut Grove, Miami is the right place for you to learn the correct protocol of Baby Massage, the way it was created by Vimala McClure.
Stimulation and brain development thanks to the power of touch is an amazing benefit for the child. The Secret Life of Baby’s brain IMG_0749
Baby massage is not a fad and should be part of every baby’s care.
It stimulates the myelination process. The myelin is a fatty White substance that surrounds the axon of some nerve cells, and forms an electrical insulating layer. It is essential to the proper functioning of our nervous system. Myelination is the process of coating the axon of each neuron with this fatty White substance called Myelin, which protects the neuron and helps it conduct signals more efficiently.
Myelination starts in utero when mommy is expecting and continues until late in the adolescence.
By massaging your baby you allow the increase and acceleration of this process.