Massage

Abdominal Detox Massage

Abdominal Detox Massage can help relieve symptoms of back ache and release postural tension. It will improve your digestion and elimination and can help to address emotional issues. The massage works gradually through the layers of the soft abdomen – treating the skin and any scars, softening fascia, releasing muscle tension, stimulating the gut and the other organs of digestion. The treatment works by inducing deep relaxation and improving flow of blood, lymph and vitality through the major organs of the body.

Mother Nurture, Yoga

Mother Nurture Yoga with Lucy Maresh

Lucy has been running yoga groups for pregnant women and babies here in North Northumberland since 2009. These classes include prenatal yoga, birth preparation, postnatal yoga, baby yoga and massage, relaxation and meditation for mothers and babies and opportunities for friendship and connection.

Mother Nurture, Pregnancy

Is Yoga Safe During Pregnancy?

There are no hard and fast rules, but here are some things to consider: 1. Choose yoga practices that make you feel restored and renewed afterwards, rather than tired and depleted. Your body is working 24 hours a day on one of the most physically challenging projects it will ever do – making your baby!… Continue reading Is Yoga Safe During Pregnancy?

Massage

Pregnancy Massage

Lucy offers both warm oil massage and thai yoga massage to pregnant women as well as 1:1 yoga sessions for exercise, birth preparation and deep relaxation. During the first trimester of pregnancy, massage is considered potentially risky as the body is going through rapid changes. A restorative yoga session at this stage however would be… Continue reading Pregnancy Massage