Like most of us, babies usually love massage. It is comforting, soothing and is thought to stimulate intellectual development by stimulating sensory nerve endings.
Baby massage techniques and styles
There is no right or wrong type of massage. The goal is to relax your baby and to feel comfortable while you do so. Simply try different types and see what your baby likes.
There is no particular amount of time you should spend massaging your baby. Even a few minutes done daily is all that is needed.
Watch these beautiful massage techniques as taught by Weleda, and Johnson's.