Treatments

Pregnancy is a transformative journey, filled with moments of joy, anticipation, and challenges. From navigating the waiting period of an overdue pregnancy and the discomforts of hip, pelvic, and back pain to addressing the emotional complexities of stress, anxiety, and low mood, every expectant mother’s experience is unique. Physical symptoms such as swelling, high blood pressure, and tension can be interspersed with concerns about conditions like breech presentations. At Caring Hands Midwife, we recognise the multifaceted nature of pregnancy. We’re dedicated to offering guidance, support, and bespoke complementary treatments for every twist and turn, ensuring every mother-to-be feels informed, reassured, and cared for throughout her journey.

Tailored to you

The options below are just an idea of what complimentary therapies are available from Caring Hands Midwife. Once we discuss your needs we may discuss a tailored package, bespoke to your individual pregnancy needs.

Aromatherapy & Massage Treatments

Caring Hands Midwife’s aromatherapy and massage treatments are uniquely tailored to each expectant mother to offer relief from symptoms and issues. Every session is a journey designed to cater to the specific needs of your pregnancy. Expectant mothers can choose from a selection of treatments crafted to soothe, rejuvenate and care for your expanding bump. The treatments are not your typical spa day, there complimentary therapies are honed to aid your pregnancy. Massage helps to relieve stress and ease the heavy feeling whether it be back or leg massage.  Each therapy is designed to alleviate the common pressures and symptoms associated with pregnancy, and leave the stresses of life behind.

Every touch is meant to nurture the body and spirit, promoting a sense of wellbeing that resonates deeply.  Throughout pregnancy, Caring Hand’s can discuss the treatment menu and decide on massage techniques best suited from top to toe.  If you are currently receiving medical treatment, this can be taken into account also. Pregnancy is a transformative journey, filled with moments of joy, anticipation, and challenges. From navigating the waiting period of an overdue pregnancy and the discomforts of hip, pelvic, and back pain to addressing the emotional complexities of stress, anxiety, and low mood, every expectant mother’s experience is unique. Physical symptoms such as swelling, high blood pressure, and tension can be interspersed with concerns about conditions like breech presentations. At Caring Hands Midwife, we recognise the multifaceted nature of pregnancy. We’re dedicated to offering guidance, support, and bespoke treatments for every twist and turn, ensuring every mother-to-be feels informed, reassured, and cared for throughout her journey.

Full Pregnancy Body Massage

£55

75 Mins

A full body massage using a blend of up to 3 aromatherapy essential oils in a grapeseed carrier oil. Oils will be specific to your pregnancy or postnatal conditions and issues and chosen in partnership with your preference. You will be given a blend of oils to use for partner massage or in the bath which can be deeply relaxing to different areas and can focus attention to tight shoulders.  A message helps give a feeling of wellbeing and relaxation in a pregnancy journey.

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Pregnancy Back, Neck & Shoulders Massage

£35

40 Mins

An aromatherapy massage of back, neck and shoulders using a blend of up to 3 essential oils blended in a grapeseed carrier oil bespoke to your pregnancy and postnatal needs and conditions.  Treatments help aching back that can come with pregnancy.

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Leg and Foot Massage

£30

30 Mins

An aromatherapy full leg and foot massage using a blend of up to 3 essential treatment oil chosen specifically in a grapeseed carrier oil bespoke to your pregnancy needs and identified issues.  Leg and foot massage can have a positive effect on muscle tone and skin texture.

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Foot Bath, Hand & Foot Massage

£30

30 Mins

An aromatherapy foot bath followed by a foot massage using a blend of up to 3 essential oils bespoke to your pregnancy or postnatal conditions and issues. Enjoy a hand massage while your feet soak in the aromatherapy foot bath.

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Acupuncture

Experience the harmonious fusion of ancient acupuncture techniques and contemporary spa treatments at Caring Hands Midwife. The bespoke acupuncture sessions offer expectant mothers a unique blend of therapeutic precision and pampering indulgence. With every acupuncture treatment, you’re enveloped in a serene environment where tranquillity reigns, ensuring a profound sense of relaxation. Beyond mere symptom management, our approach extends to holistic wellbeing.

The journey doesn’t end with acupuncture alone; immerse yourself in the added luxury of a soothing lower leg and foot massage or a rejuvenating back massage. Infused with up to three curated aromatherapy essential oils, each blend is tailored to resonate with your unique pregnancy or postnatal needs. With a steadfast commitment to individual care, our registered midwife ensures that all your questions related to pregnancy, birth, and the postnatal phase are answered, offering guidance and assurance at every step.

Note: The length of time of needle insertion will vary by treatment. Someone just starting their Acupuncture journey will typically expect 20 minutes, while someone more experiences can expect insertion to last up to 40 minutes.

Acupuncture

£50

60 Mins

Caring Hands Midwife will tailor your acupuncture treatment to manage your symptoms in a calm, relaxing environment while providing one to one time with a registered midwife to answer all questions related to pregnancy, birth and post birth.  Explaining treatments available and lovely benefits of what is on offer.

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Acupuncture with Aromatherapy Foot Massage/Back Massage

£70

Allow 105 Mins

Caring Hands Midwife will follow up your acupuncture treatment with a 20 minute lower leg and foot massage or back massage using an aromatherapy blend of up to 3 essential oils bespoke to your pregnancy or postnatal needs

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Specialised Acupuncture Treatment for Pre-conceptional care or threatened miscarriage

£70

Allow 105 Mins

An aromatherapy full leg and foot massage using a blend of up to 3 essential treatment oil chosen specifically in a grapeseed carrier oil bespoke to your pregnancy needs and identified issues.  Leg and foot massage can have a positive effect on muscle tone and skin texture.

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Moxibustion for Breech Pregnancy

Caring Hands Midwife provides a specialised approach to breech pregnancies with the time-honoured technique of teaching Moxibustion. Recognising the concerns and uncertainties that come with a breech presentation, we offer an age-old solution designed to encourage your baby to adopt a head-first position, optimising conditions for a smoother birthing experience. During your session we will teach how to use Moxibustion techniques to be used at home.

Safe to commence from the 35th week of pregnancy, our Moxibustion treatments seamlessly blend clinical precision with holistic care. For added convenience, every session is accompanied by a supply of Moxa Sticks, enabling mothers to continue this transformative therapy within the comfort of their homes. To elevate the experience further, indulge in a rejuvenating leg and foot massage post-treatment, enhanced with curated essential oils, epitomising the perfect union of therapeutic intervention and spa-like relaxation. At Caring Hands Midwife, we ensure every mother feels pampered, informed, and empowered, fostering a sense of tranquillity throughout their pregnancy journey, and information to use at home.

Moxibustion for Breech Session

£55

60 Mins

If you have a baby which is breech (bottom down position) I can encourage your baby to change to a head first position using Moxibustion. Moxibustion is a safe treatment from 35weeks gestation. I will also give you a supply of Moxa Sticks to continue the treatment at home.

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Moxibustion With Aromatherapy Leg and Foot Massage

£80

90 Mins

If you have a baby which is breech (bottom down position) I can encourage your baby to change to a head first position using Moxibustion. Moxibustion is a safe treatment from 35weeks gestation. I will also give you a supply of Moxa Sticks to continue the treatment at home. Add a relaxation leg and foot massage to finish off the treatment using essential oils.

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Reflexology / Clinical Reflexology

At Caring Hands Midwife, we believe in the transformative power of Clinical Reflexology. Every session is enriched with a customised aromatherapy foot massage, integrating essential oils curated specifically to resonate with your individual needs, promising both therapeutic benefits and a sensory indulgence. For those navigating the intricacies of fertility challenges, we offer specialised reflexology treatments.

These sessions delve into discussions surrounding lifestyle, providing bespoke reflexology solutions targeting a spectrum of concerns, from unexplained fertility issues and PCOS to Endometriosis and Recurrent Miscarriage. For those considering Assisted Fertility Treatments, our expertise serves as an invaluable adjunct. To optimise the benefits, a comprehensive course of 12 treatments is advised, ensuring that every woman embarks on her motherhood journey feeling understood, supported, and nurtured.

Reflexology / Clinical Reflexology Treatment

£45

60 Mins

Caring Hands Midwife will not only provide you with the ultimate reflexology relaxation treatment but tailor that treatment to treat any common pregnancy or postnatal ailments you may be experiencing using Clinical Reflexology Treatment. The treatment includes a bespoke aromatherapy foot massage using essential oils to meet your needs.

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Reflexology / Clinical Reflexology Treatment Course x 3

£130

60 Mins Each

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Fertility Reflexology Treatment

£45

60 Mins

Caring Hands Midwife can provide fertility reflexology treatments tailored to individual fertility issues. The treatment includes discussion around lifestyle as well as a bespoke reflexology treatment aimed at women suffering from unexplained fertility issues, PCOS, Endometriosis, Recurrent Miscarriage or those embarking on Assisted Fertility Treatments. For best results a course of 12 treatments is recommended.

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Reflexology Treatment Course x 6

£260

60 Mins Each

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“Mind Massage” & Clinical Hypnosis

At Caring Hands Midwife, we understand the mental pressures that come with the journey of pregnancy and motherhood. Our “Mind Massage” and clinical Hypnosis services are thoughtfully crafted to alleviate stress, dispel anxiety, and instil a sense of calm. Whether you’re grappling with daily stressors or specific fears, our treatments are tailored to meet you right where you are, offering support and solace. Engage with our unique therapies designed to soothe the mind and uplift the spirit, setting the foundation for a tranquil pregnancy and a harmonious transition to motherhood.

“Mind Massage”

£35

45 Mins

Let Caring Hands Midwife help relieve your daily stress and anxiety using soothing and motivational scripts specifically designed for stress management, Anxiety and Positive Thinking. This treatment can be delivered online if preferred and following consultation the most appropriate script to meet your specific circumstances will be offered.

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“Mind Massage” With Aromatherapy Hand or Foot Massage

£45

60 Mins

Add an aromatherapy hand or foot massage to Caring Hands “Mind Massage” Treatment. This treatment is delivered face to face using a combination of aromatherapy essential oils tailored to relieving anxiety and stress for either a hand or foot massage.

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Clinical Hypnosis Incl. Pre-Treatment Consultation

£80

120 Mins

Are you struggling with a phobia or heightened fear and anxiety such as needle phobia, fear of birth, fear of blood? Let Caring Hands Midwife through detailed consultation and using clinical hypnosis help reduce your fear and anxiety to a manageable state.

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Birth Preparation Packages

At Caring Hands Midwife, our Birth Preparation Packages are meticulously designed, infusing the potent synergy of Aromatherapy, Massage, Clinical Reflexology Therapy, and Acupressure. This trifecta of treatments aims to foster cervical ripening and adeptly prepare you for labour. Each session is accentuated with a unique blend of oils that not only serve therapeutic purposes but also offer an aromatic oasis of relaxation. The first session gifts you a custom blend of these oils to recreate the serene spa experience in the comfort of your home or for intimate partner massages.

Birth Preparation & Relaxation Course

£210

This exclusive treatment course includes 3 weekly treatments using Aromatherapy, Massage, Clinical Reflexology Therapy and Acupressure to support cervical ripening and labour preparation using an individual oil blend for relaxation. You will be given a blend of oils following the first treatment to use at home in the bath or for partner massage.

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Planned Caesarean Section Relaxation Package

£210

This exclusive treatment package offers 3 treatments from 35 weeks gestation and provides you with a combination of a relaxation aromatherapy back, neck, shoulders, arm and hand massage treatment and hypnosis treatment.

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Overdue Pregnancy Package

£210

This exclusive course of treatments is offered to women who want to avoid induction of labour and ideally spaced 2-3 days apart. The treatment uses Aromatherapy, Acupressure and Clinical Reflexology to encourage spontaneous onset of labour to help avoid medical induction of labour. This treatment provides you with an opportunity to discuss your birth preferences, ask questions about labour and birth and discuss any worries you may have while encouraging the release of natural birth hormones in a relaxed calm environment. This treatment package is designed for you and your birthing partner so they can be taught techniques which are continued at home. If you give birth before completion of the course of treatments then a post birth treatment will be offered instead within the first 8 weeks post birth.

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Pregnancy Sickness Course

Pregnancy Sickness Treatment Course x 3

£210

Caring Hands Midwife can provide a course of treatments using a combination of therapies such as aromatherapy, acupuncture, and clinical reflexology therapy to help alleviate pregnancy nausea and vomiting. Treatments are tailored to your symptoms and will also target heartburn and loss of appetite.  Treatments are recommended to be 3-4 days apart initially with a minimum of 3 to get satisfactory results.  You will also get advice from a registered midwife on self-help techniques to use at home.  You will be supplied with acupressure bands at your first appointment and an aromatherapy blend to take home after each treatment.

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