Buying gifts for a baby shower can sometimes be a bit tricky – you don’t want to be the tenth person to give the expectant mother a baby blanket. This article gives some practical present ideas that focus on helping out the new mum in small but useful ways during those tiring first few weeks after giving birth. After all, anything that lets Mum put her feet up for a few minutes is bound to be a hit!
A lot of people are told that it is unsafe to have foot massage in pregnancy because of acupressure points in the feet. In fact, specific pregnancy foot massage is highly beneficial for the mother. However, it is recommended to seek out a massage therapist that has training and knowledge of pregnancy massage, so they know to avoid strong pressure on acupressure points.