Pregnancy or Stress Buster Massage at Samsara Wellness (Up to 48% Off)

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Seasoned therapist soothes aches and pains of pregnancy during specialized sessions or eases tension with more traditional massage methods

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Promotional value expires 90 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Appointment required. Limit 1 per person. Merchant's standard cancellation policy applies (any fees not to exceed Groupon price). Valid only for option purchased. Pregnancy massage only recommended for stable, low-risk pregnancies. Written medical authorization may be needed before booking appointment; please contact merchant with questions. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Choose Between Two Options

  • $45 for a 60–minute pregnancy massage ($80 value)
  • $39 for a 60-minute stress buster massage ($75 value)

Prenatal Massage: Bringing Up Baby, Bringing Down Stress

Massage therapists trained in prenatal massage can help mothers-to-be combat the stresses and discomforts of pregnancy. Check out Groupon’s guide on the ways of soothing both mom and baby.

Sleepless nights, chronic fatigue, anxieties about your child’s health—these well-documented hardships of early parenting can appear well before the baby first crawls out of the stork’s bundle. Prenatal massage—also known as pregnancy massage—attempts to offset these symptoms with gentle strokes designed to benefit mother and child alike. In the hands of a licensed massage therapist, this specialized modality can minimize the physical tolls of pregnancy as well as the stresses of meeting a rigid nine-month deadline.

To ensure comfort for the mother and safety for the baby, prenatal therapists tend to rely on one of two positioning methods. Some position clients on their side, cushioning the hips and belly with soft pillows. Others use special maternity pillows or a massage table with belly-accommodating cutouts so that the client can comfortably lie on her stomach. Regardless of the positioning, therapists generally favor the light pressures and gliding strokes of Swedish massage for their ability to relieve the stresses on weight-bearing joints without making extra-sensitive pressure points uncomfortable. These techniques are often used in conjunction with deep-breathing exercises to stabilize the frequently overloaded circulatory system and help stress hormones subside.

Although massage is just one piece of the prenatal health picture, in one particular case it might indeed be a replacement for traditional medicine—as an alternative to pain medication, which may be off-limits during pregnancy. And if a patient finds prenatal massage helpful, she might even consider extending its benefits into the delivery room. A 2011 study found that women receiving regular massage from their trained partners during labor reduced their labor time by an average of three hours while experiencing a significant drop in pain.

Customer Reviews

The massage therapist was professional, caring, and just great at what she did. I am going back and I encourage you to give Samsara Wellness a try.
Lisa · July 29, 2017
Very professional and friendly. Great massage and very relaxing atmosphere. I will definitely be back!
Gina S. · July 9, 2017
Best massage I ever had!
Valerie · April 22, 2017
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Thank you so much Valerie. Remember the package deal for your next visit. Hope to see you soon. And thank you so much, it was wonderful to meet you.
Merchant replied · May 8, 2017

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