• How to give your baby a soothing massage

How to give your baby a soothing massage

Babies are born yearning for and needing touch. Touch communicates love. It provides comfort and reassurance. It helps forge a bond. Touch is a language all on its own and one of the first your little one will understand – so it makes sense to make the most of it!

And it’s not all flowery adjectives and warm, fuzzy feelings – there are proven and important health and wellbeing benefits to massage, too.

Photo by Getty Images Feb 5, 2013

How to give your baby a soothing massage

Baby massage is not just a great bonding technique, it has proven and important health benefits too