Breastfeeding is a beautiful gift to your new born, but can also be a challenge for some moms. Lactation massage therapy relaxes the body, increases circulation and increases milk production. Studies show that massage increases prolaction levels, a lactation hormone.
Relaxation in the chest muscles opens the shoulders and improves lactation. New research indicates that lactation massage helps relieve breast pain, decreases breast milk sodium and improves newborn suckling.