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Image showcasing a serene pregnancy massage session at Amore Domenica in Albuquerque, New Mexico. A pregnant woman lies comfortably on a massage table, surrounded by soft pillows and soothing ambiance. A certified massage therapist provides gentle strokes and targeted pressure to alleviate discomfort and promote relaxation. Other modalities of massage, such as Swedish, deep tissue, and hot stone, are also available at Amore Domenica, ensuring a comprehensive approach to prenatal wellness.
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Services and Pricing

Massages60 min90 min
Regular massage includes:
Swedish, Deep Tissue, Trigger Point, Myofascial
Craniosacral, Reflexology, Aromatherapy, Face, Hot towel, in every massage.
$65$95Book Now
Hot Stone Massage$85$125Book Now
Couples Massage$65 per person$95 per personCall
Mobile Massage$120$180Call
Crystal Healing$75Call
Pregnancy Massage$65Book

History of Pregnancy Massage

The history of pregnancy massage can be traced back to ancient cultures where massage was an integral part of prenatal care and childbirth preparations. In ancient Egypt, for example, midwives often utilized massage techniques to ease the discomforts of pregnancy and facilitate labor. Similarly, in traditional Chinese medicine, massage therapy was employed to promote the health and well-being of both the mother and the unborn child. These early practices laid the foundation for the modern approach, recognizing the unique needs of expectant mothers and the benefits of therapeutic touch during pregnancy.

During the Renaissance period in Europe, massage therapy continued to be utilized as part of prenatal care, with midwives and healers incorporating gentle massage techniques to support women through the various stages of pregnancy. However, it wasn’t until the 20th century that it gained wider recognition as a specialized form of bodywork. With advancements in medical knowledge and a growing emphasis on maternal health, massage therapists began to develop specific techniques tailored to the needs of pregnant women, focusing on relieving common discomforts such as back pain, swelling, and muscle tension.

In the latter half of the 20th century, it became increasingly popular in Western societies, with a growing body of research supporting its efficacy in promoting maternal well-being and reducing pregnancy-related complications. Today, pregnancy massage is widely recognized as a safe and effective complementary therapy for expectant mothers, offering numerous benefits such as stress reduction, improved sleep quality, and enhanced emotional well-being. With a focus on nurturing both the mother and the unborn child, pregnancy massage continues to play a vital role in supporting women through the transformative journey of pregnancy and childbirth.

The Amore Domenica Pregnancy Massage Therapy Experience:

  1. Comfortable Positioning: Our therapists are trained to use supportive cushions and positioning to ensure the comfort and safety of expectant mothers during the massage. Whether lying on your side or in a semi-reclined position, the goal is to provide a relaxing experience that accommodates the changing needs of your body.
  2. Gentle and Nurturing Touch: Prenatal Massage at Amore Domenica involves gentle and soothing techniques to address common discomforts associated with pregnancy, such as back pain, swelling, and muscle tension. Our therapists prioritize your comfort and well-being, creating a serene environment for relaxation.
  3. Customized Approach: Each pregnancy is unique, and so is each Pregnancy Massage at Amore Domenica. Our therapists take the time to understand your specific concerns and tailor the massage to address your individual needs. Whether you’re seeking relief from sciatic pain, swelling, or simply want a moment of relaxation, our customized approach ensures a personalized and nurturing experience.
  4. Emotional Support: Pregnancy is a transformative time both physically and emotionally. Our therapists provide not only physical relief but also emotional support. A Pregnancy Massage at Amore Domenica is a safe space for mothers-to-be to unwind, connect with their changing bodies, and experience a sense of tranquility.

Benefits of prenatal massage/benefits of pregnancy massage:

  1. Pain Relief: Prenatal Massage targets common areas of discomfort such as the lower back, hips, and shoulders, providing relief from muscle tension and promoting overall comfort.
  2. Reduced Swelling: The gentle strokes and techniques used in Prenatal Massage can help alleviate swelling in the hands and feet, common during pregnancy.
  3. Stress Reduction: Pregnancy is a joyful but often challenging time. Massage therapy promotes relaxation and reduces stress, contributing to a positive emotional well-being for expectant mothers.
  4. Improved Sleep Quality: Many expectant mothers struggle with sleep during pregnancy. Prenatal Massage can enhance relaxation, contributing to improved sleep quality and overall restfulness.