Touch is your babies first language, so let's communicate!
The skin is the biggest organ and is the first to develop. Therefore, even in the womb, a babies most powerful sense is touch.
When we massage our infants, we also help release the hormone oxytocin in the baby, which regulates the cortisol or stress levels. In other words, baby massage can help relax your baby, reducing periods of crying and in doing so aid sleep – welcome news for any new parent.