Ease the aches, pains and stresses of your growing bump with a prenatal massage by one of NYC’s best. Whether you treat yourself, or score a gift certificate as your first Mother’s Day gift (hint, hint dads-to-be!), a session with a trained professional can be good for both you and your baby-to-be. Prenatal massages are generally incredibly safe and wonderful, but be sure to consult your doctor if you have any concerns. Below, discover 12 of the city’s most knowledgeable and talented prenatal massage therapists who all offer something a little unique. Enjoy!
The Brooklyn hotspot. Empowered, educated clients like holistic-oriented Sage Spa in Brooklyn, where prenatal massage therapists go through additional on-site training so they feel truly confident when working with expectant moms like you. Reached the 40th week, but still no sign of Baby? Sage’s shiatsu massage has been known to encourage labor. 405 5th Ave., Park Slope, Brooklyn