There is nothing cuter than a brand new pair of baby feet. They are so soft and you just can’t get enough of those little pink toes! Did you know though, when certain parts of a babies foot are massaged that they can fix a myriad of ailments?
We have some excellent information in our post that you won’t want to miss including a video from a Professional Reflexologist.
Your babies foot is divided into zones as shown by the Infographic above from Simple Health Solution.
When you apply pressure to certain areas, you can soothe and comfort your bubs. It’s a great way to bond with baby. You can bring on lots of giggles too and add to your babies emotional well-being.
Baby Foot Massage Zones:
- Head/Teeth Area
- Solar Plexus
- Upper Abdominal Area
- Lower Abdominal Area
- Pelvic Area
Baby Foot Massage Points Video
We have included this excellent video tutorial from a Professional Reflexologist. She shows you how you can learn the Baby Foot Massage Points to assist with Colic and give your baby instant relief.
Some of the other things that baby foot massage is used for is helping them stop crying, helping them sleep and constipation. Click Play above to watch now ^
This Infographic from Prentalbliss shows how you can use the certain zones to assist with different ailments. If your baby has a stuffy nose or their sinuses are playing up, gently press your thumb up your babys foot from heel to each toe.
Finish by gently sqeezing each toe. If you have a cranky baby, focus on massaging the area between the ball of the foot and the heel. If you want to enjoy a few giggles, massage the ball of their feet gently with your thumb. Be sure to check out our post that has lots of other body reflexology tips and tricks. You can view it here