Getting Started With Baby Massage – Baby Massage Course Part One | Channel Mum

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So you’ve decided that you want to start doing baby massage. That’s wonderful! It’s such a fun bonding activity to do with your baby, and you are definitely in the right place if you want to learn how to do it. Before you start there are a few basics that you need to know. From which oil to use to where and when to massage your baby, our baby massage expert Gayle Berry is here to give you the 101.

Don’t forget if you have any questions about baby massage (or anything else for that matter!) to head on over to our Chat and Support Group

Did you miss our Meet The Experts video where we introduced Gayle and her experience? You can catch up on that right here

And for the next video in the course make sure to check back to this page next week

What Is The Best Oil For Baby Massage?

We recommend sunflower or coconut oil for massaging your baby, and Gayle goes into why (and which ones to get) in the video.

How To Massage A Baby

Firstly, get your supplies together. Gayle gives a list of supplies you will need in the video. Make sure the room is at a comfortable temperature and baby is in a good mood. We’ll be going into specific strokes that you can do in the next few videos of the course, so make sure to check back to the Baby Massage Course to see those in the coming weeks.

Taking part in this video:

Sarah-Jayne Fragola
Gayle Berry

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