You can instantly relax a crying baby by just massaging these stress points. Must learn!
Reflexology has been known as an ancient art of pain soothing, which comprises applying pressure on various points in the entire body.
It can be also a great help of you have little children, particularly the babies because they are still adjusting to being in their new world.
We will be showing you six different ways to use reflexology in order to relieve the pain of your child. You have to keep in mind that before you begin the massage, you should relax the baby and boost the flow of the blood with a foot rub or a warm bath.
Abdomen Pain (Upper and Lower)
If your baby is suffering from indigestion, constipation, or even heartburn, gently massage the area between the middle of the foot and the pads of the feet.
In case that they are experiencing pain due to gas and bloating in the lower intestine, you have to massage the baby between the middle of the feet and the heel.
Stomach Pain (Solar Plexus)
In order to relieve stomach spams, upset tummies, tightness, as well as trouble in breathing, just massage the center of the foot, located below the pads of the feet, at the beginning of the arch, because this point is connected to the Solar Plexus, which is a collection of nerves between the stomach and lungs.
Head and Teeth Ache
When your baby is suffering from teeth pain or headache, you just have to gently massage the tips of the toes.
In the case of chest congestion and cough, just simply press and massage the pads of the feet of your child, just below the toes and above the arch.
Hip pain of usually a result of the unexpected growth of certain part of the body. In order to soothe this kind of pain, rub the heels of the baby.
Sinus pain is extremely unbearable for babies, so in order to soothe it, just simply massage the center underside of the toes.
You have to bear in your mind that in the cases of serious issues, you have to immediately consult the doctor. Nonetheless, these reflexology points can actually assist you in treating some minor, everyday problems, so make sure to try them out.