MATERNITY REFLEXOLOGY

Explore the world of Reflexology, where healing initiates through your feet. Immerse yourself in the invigorating realm of foot massage, surpassing mere relaxation. Our expertise extends to tailored maternity, pregnancy, and fertility reflexology, offering a holistic path to well-being. Embark on a quest for serenity and revitalisation through the age-old practice of reflexology.

Maternity Reflexology is specifically tailored to assist with the conditions of sub-fertility, IVF Support, pregnancy and childbirth.

Sub-fertility 
“Sub-fertility” is the term used if conception has not occurred naturally after 12 months of trying for a baby. The inability to conceive can depend on many different factors (e.g. anxiety, stress, erratic eating patterns, Polycystic Ovary Syndrome, over or under exercising) and it is important that both partners are in optimum health to encourage this to happen.

How can reflexology help? 
Reflexology is a safe and calming therapy that helps to ease emotional and physical stress and tension.  It works by balancing all the body systems, thereby helping to provide a healthy body in which conception can take place. Gentle pressure on reflex points balances the hormonal system and stimulates the reproductive organs to function more efficiently.  Both men and women can benefit from treatments for different reasons, such as regulation of menstruation or stimulation of sperm production.

Please note that whilst many therapies (whether combined or used alone) have been successful, the speediest results, for both partners, are mostly achieved from the following combination: Herbal Remedies and Aromatherapy.

Also commitment to lifestyle changes by both partners can be important in helping to achieve a successful outcome.

During Pregnancy
During pregnancy our bodies go through structural, physiological, psychological, spiritual, and social changes. Some of these changes may produce discomfort and emotional problems. Reflexology, massage and aromatherapy can ease these discomforts and give you a warm feeling of well being.  It can also help a mother to prepare physically and emotionally for the changes that occur during pregnancy.

Most women can benefit from having reflexology during pregnancy and there is NO EVIDENCE to suggest that Reflexology causes miscarriage. However, there are some cases where you may be advised to wait until after the 1st trimester. There are also some conditions during pregnancy that can be contraindicated, so it is advisable to obtain a referral or advice from your Medical doctor or midwife before your first appointment.

For further information, contact your therapist:

Rieko at riekothesunflowercentre@gmail.com

THERAPISTS
  • Rieko Oshima-Barclay

    Rieko Oshima-Barclay

    Rieko is a qualified and highly experienced Massage Therapist, Reflexologist, Aromatherapist and Medical Herbalist and author. She is a member of CNHC, AoR and IFPA

Therapists:

Rieko is at the Center Tuesdays,  Fridays, and Saturdays

PRICES

Pregnancy Reflexology (14 wks +)

Rieko: 

60 mins ~ £58

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