– Hackney & Tower Hamlets, East London E9 & E2
Spike is qualified to offer Pregnancy Massage (after the first trimester) and Labour Massage. She also offers sessions for pre-natal women and their birth partners to learn basic massage techniques that can be helpful during labour.
‘Spike has an amazing energy and touch, firm enough while also relaxing. I felt 100% comfortable in her hands during and after pregnancy. The treatments helped prepare me for a wonderful birth.’
Elizabeth Stopford, Film Director & Mother.
‘The most wonderful pregnancy massage, it was absolutely lovely – I can’t quite put it into words. I haven’t felt that calm for so long! And never so connected to the little one growing inside me, so thank you Spike, you are going to be my pregnancy saviour.’
Chloe Williams, Pregnancy Yoga Teacher.
Pregnant women are warmly welcomed to receive this nourishing treatment, and discounts are often available if you’d like a series of treatments to support you both pre- and post-natally.
Pregnancy massage can provide welcome relief from back ache and other physical discomfort.
Pregnancy Thai Massage is a wonderful support for pregnancy after the first trimester. You will lie on your side, sit, or lean very gently forwards or back, fully supported with cushions, bolsters and blankets. There is no need to undress, simply wear comfortable loose clothing.
Aches, pains and tiredness are all too common during pregnancy as your body adjusts to change. Pregnancy massage is a wonderful way to provide self care for both you and your baby throughout the second and third trimester.
Pregnancy massage can alleviate stress and anxiety, reduce aches and pains and provide a sense of well-being and relaxation. Many mothers-to-be choose to have pregnancy massage regularly throughout the second and third trimester to support their bodies through the changes prior to giving birth.
Pregnant women report a great sense of relaxation and energy after massage, particularly due to the rhythmic quality and pressure of the massage. Pregnancy massage is a wonderful way to prepare for the experience of giving birth.
If you have not had massage before, or have had any concerns about your pregnancy, simply check with your healthcare practitioner to find out whether pregnancy massage could help you. You can benefit from massage right up until full term.
Spike’s Pregnancy Massage Qualifications
Spike studied pregnancy massage with both Kira Balaskas and the London School of Massage, giving her a wide range of techniques and styles. The massage will always be adjusted to your needs and preferences, and offered with care and sensitivity to you and your baby.
Pregnancy Massage Hackney & Tower Hamlets – Prices
Prices are simple: £50 per hour and £25 per additional half hour for pregnancy massage. Low cost sessions are available weekday mornings before 10am – contact Spike for details.
Pregnancy Massage, Hackney & Tower Hamlets, London E9, E2 – practicalities
- For pregnancy massage, wear loose, warm, comfortable clothing so you can move your arms and legs freely.
- Bear in mind that we only accept cash or cheques as payment for treatments.
- Remember to tell us about any injuries or health issues. Check with your doctor first if you have epilepsy, diabetes, cancer, rheumatism, osteoporosis, osteoarthritis or thrombosis.
- Remember we operate a 24 hour cancellation policy. If you cannot make your appointment, please email before this time to ensure you do not get charged.
Pregnancy Massage, Hackney & Tower Hamlets, London E9, E2 – location
Spike’s pregnancy massage practice is located next to Victoria Park, London E9 7HW, in Victoria Park village, on the border between Hackney and Tower Hamlets. It is within easy access of: Broadway Market, London E8; Bethnal Green, London E2; the Bow quarter, London E3; Hackney Wick, London E9; the Olympic Park, London E20; and the Olympic Park village, London E15. See our location page for more information.