Aromatherapy uses essential oils, which are the concentrated extracts taken from plants. The oils are used for their specific property to support the body’s natural healing process and enhance well-being. The oils used in our treatments are sourced from a reputable supplier due to their purity which makes them superior for clinical use.
Please note that during pregnancy many essential oils MUST NOT be used at all. Some oils MUST NOT be used before 37 weeks. If you are unsure please book a personalised consultation below.
How are essential oils used?
Our treatments blend up to 3 oils which are used for their properties in relieving symptoms of a pregnancy condition you are suffering with. We also have a range of carrier oils which complement the oils chosen to support your treatment.
If you would to use essential oils or carrier oils in pregnancy but are unsure which ones are safe for you, please book a personalised consultation below for advice. Please note this does not include any of our treatments.
Pregnancy massage can be an excellent stand alone treatment or used with medication to relieve many pregnancy discomforts as well as managing labour pain plus supporting postnatal recovery and lactation following birth. Massage encourages physical and mental relaxation and can help with many conditions, including:
Carpel Tunnel Syndrome
Fear & Anxiety
Pain – especially lower back or pelvic
Restless Legs Syndrome
Or many of our other conditions on our treatments page.
Massage releases muscle tension and aids rest which can also help with a better night’s sleep. Benefits also include improved circulation for you which improves nutrition through the placenta to your baby.
It is good for mental well-being by enhancing mood which can lead to reduced stress and anxiety. Your bond with your baby is enriched as massage stimulates your baby and builds brain development through the release of a hormone called oxytocin. .
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