Three Monthly Prenatal Massages at The Nurtured Mama (50% Off)

Central Scottsdale

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In a Nutshell

Prenatal massages are designed to relax moms-to-be and reduce pain and discomfort as well as facilitate hormonal processes

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires 90 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as gift. Valid only for option purchased. Limit 1 per visit. Appointment required. 24-hr cancellation notice required. Consultation required; non-candidates and other refund requests will be honored before service provided. Must sign waiver. Must have doctors permission. Valid Monday through Friday from 9am-4pm. Not valid on Saturday or for evening appointments. $35 fee to upgrade to night or weekend appointment. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

The Deal

  • $135 for three monthly 60-minute prenatal massages ($270 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

Couldn't be happier with my experiences seeing Melinda at Nurtured Mama!!! She is super talented, sweet, gentle, kind, and always leaves me feeling relaxed!! Two thumbs way up!
Katherine C. · March 11, 2017
Melinda was great.! The environment was so relaxing. The session was amazing. So peaceful, I sort of drifted off for a moment. Highly recommend.
Alejandra S. · July 12, 2016
Melinda is great!
Ana R. · October 6, 2015
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    Central Scottsdale

    10601 N. Hayden Road

    Suite#108

    Scottsdale, AZ 85260

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