AYURVEDIC INDIAN BABY MASSAGE AND
First six days of life
Massage is done with a soft wheat-dough ball, to which a little almond oil and turmeric is added. Just before massaging the baby, the ball is dipped in massage oil.
Seven days of life to one month of age
Massage is done daily with soft wheat dough ball dipped in massage oil every now and then.
One month to 3 months of age
Massage is now done with the hands. Spine, back, neck, waist, hands and feet are massaged on a regular basis.
3 months to 18 months of age
All parts of the body are regularly massaged on daily basis including the hands, legs and head.