It goes without saying that being pregnant is a wonderful time in any woman’s life. It also goes without saying that its also completely exhausting; aching all over, sleepless nights, bloating, being uncomfortable 24/7, and not to mention an unborn baby deciding they need to practice their soccer skills on your bladder every 10 mins of the day. So yeah, ladies, we need a break!
Prenatal massages are a great way to relieve the aches and pains your body has accumulated whilst growing a human, and settle the sleepless nights that it sometimes brings with it. As well as this, they are known for levelling out hormone levels in the body (although those 2am cravings for ice cream with french fries may not be completely at bay).
So, because BloomMe is in the business of making women happier and relaxed, we have complied a list of our favourite places to go for prenatal pampering.
Before treating yourself to a well-deserved massage, make sure you know the do’s and don’ts!
- Be cautious about using essential oils during the first trimester of pregnancy, especially for mums prone to miscarriage.
- Opt for scent-free lotions, especially if you’re super sensitive to smells during this time. No one wants to vomit on the massage table!
- Make sure you’re in a well-ventilated room, especially if you’re receiving manicures and pedicures- the fumes from the polishes can be dangerous, not to mention triggering for morning (all day, in my case) sickness.
- Heat treatments, like saunas, tanning beds, hot springs, whirlpools, and hot tubs – let that bump breathe!
- Chemical peels of any kind, as absorbing these chemicals have not been proven safe for your baby.
BloomMe only partner’s with the best of the best, which means that no matter where you go, you can count on always receiving the best treatment! Don’t forget: when making a booking with BloomMe, prices are discounted on average 20%, so you’re always getting the most out of your money and your massage! Take a peek below to see all our top-spots for Mother-to-be massages in the 852!
The Feel Good Factor are absolute experts in reviving aching muscles and lifting spirits with their award winning treatments. Not only do they provide pre-natal massages, but they also include pedicures for our ever so tender tootsies! The east meets west approach and style to this spa, it’s easy to feel relaxed
Don’t be deceived by the humble looks of this spa, Quality Beauty is an true hidden gem in Tsim Sha Tsui that takes on a personal approach to beauty and relaxation, to ensure they live up to their name. This unique spa is also the perfect spot for a post natal massage to ease your body away from the sleepless nights and relax.
Being pregnant often makes us feel like a frump half of the time, which is why Flawless is the ideal spot to feel like our fabulous and beautiful self. This super chic spa is a go-to for most beauty treatments and their pre-natal massages are no exception. Nurture your body and baby with their speciality prenatal pampering massage.
La Parfait and their little sister, Mila Slim both offer mother to be massages for a women that really need to take the edge off pregnancy in a clean, airy and relaxing setting.
As one of the most famous spas in Hong Kong, Sense of Touch has perfected their technique for pre-natal massages for mummies to be at all stages of their pregnancy, to ensure that your ooh’s and aah’s are only those of pure bliss!
This spa is a cosy location right in the heart of Central, a perfect spot to do some baby shopping and relax with a massage. Massages are the only treatments that this spa offers, so you can guarantee that all therapists at Zhen have honed their craft to absolute perfection through years of practice, training and expertise.
Ayurveda prides themselves on their all-natural organic approach to treatments and massages by only using products made by Mother Nature, without any synthetic ingredients to give customers an authentic feel for their ancient treatments. This is a top spot to reconnect with yourself and the natural goodness of the Earth!
Now you know our favourites, go forth and pamper your pregnant self! Got a friend that needs pampering? Buy them a BloomMe Gift card as a special present!
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It goes without saying that being pregnant is a wonderful time in any woman’s life. It also goes without saying that its also completely exhausting; aching all over, sleepless nights, bloating, being uncomfortable 24/7, and not to mention an unborn baby deciding they need to practice their soccer skills on your bladder every 10 mins…