AFTER BIRTH - CONFINEMENT - CONFINEMENT x 7 Sessions
WHY SO SPECIAL ABOUT OUR POST NATAL CARE & MASSAGE AND WHY IS IMPORTANT?
YOUR POST PARTUM & WOMB CARE PLAN
Our objective is to assist women and motherrr-to-be. The purpose of the month-long confinement period
is to nuture the mother's health back to its normal state. Becmong a parent is a life-trasssforming event.
and the postpartum period its a vunerable time of adjustment. The pregnancy period is considered a state
of "hotness" while the postpartum period is consider as a cold and vulnerable state. During this postpartutm
period, mothers often undergo "cconfinement" a set of practices to assist them in recovery from pregnancy
Some of these practices may include prolonged rest a special diets and actios to heighten personal hygiene.
Confinement practices have been linked to later maternal health conditions such as postpartum depression.
WHAT IS POST PARTUM OR AFTER BIRTH?
Post Partum or Miscarriage Care Jamu Massage is important as a birth plan, though in a different way. The
purpose of a birth plan is to help your maternity care professional understand your needs and prioritise during
and immediately after birth>
It is also to come to term with emotion you experience after a miscarriage so that anxiiety does not affect your
next pregnancy. Because anxiety is in itself a cause of miscarriage.
A MISCARRIAGE - Happened when the pregnancy is lost spontaneously before 28 weeks. The most common
symptom that would alert us to a possible miscarriage is Vaginal Bleeding.
A CHEMICAL PREGNANCY - Is a term used to described a very early miscarriage. It is usually occurs before the fifth
week of gestation or lesss than aa week after first missed period and positive pregnancy set.
MISSED ABORTION - In some situation, there may be no signed and symptom at all and the fetal heart may be found
to be absent during a routing check up. This is term as a missed abortion.
WHAT IS JAMU OR AROMATHERAPY
Jamu is a traditional natural medicine from indonnesia. It is predominanntly aaa herbal medicine made from natural
raw materials such as roots, barks, flowers, seeds, leaves and fruits.
Whereas aromatherapy also come from raw material but it will be processed through distillation to extract and form
to Essential Oils. Which it will be blended with other Carrier Oils into a massage oil.
WHY JAMU IS USING DURING CONFINEMENT
In traditional malay confinement , jamu is meant to help the new mum expel toxins and recover her energy and pre-
baby body, It is believed that the pores on the body are opened during labour and "jamu" has properties that can keep
the body warm.
JAVANESE | MALAY CONFINEMENT PRACTICES & BENEFITS
WHY IT IS SO IMPORTANT
Revolve around these 6 (six) elements.
1) Vaginal Spa Treatment
> This V-Spa treatment is to reduce any blockage and blood clots in the uterus.
> Strengthened and toned the womb|uterus muscles and ligaments.
> To tightening the vaginal muscles and ligaments
> To clear any white discharge, foul smell and itchiness
> To create healthy vagina.
2) JAMU | Aromatherapy Body Massage (Including Lactation and Recovery Womb)
Body Massage is done by experience Body Therapists and by using herbal or aromatherapy oils.
> To reduce anxiety, decrease symptoms of depression
> To relieve muscles aches and joint pains and improve new mother's health.
> Massage increases ciirculation and lymphatic drainage to facilitate elimination of excess fluid and waste products,
> To boosts milk production
> Improve blood circulation and strengthening and uplifting the uterus muscles and ligaments.
> To improve skin firmness, keep the skin hydrated, soft and supple.
> Post Natal massage helps east backaches, stress, tension, tiredness and weakness. It also help to avoid headached, diziness and post natal blues or
> In line with relaxation and reduced stress, a post natal massage eases exhaustion and assist you towards getting much-needed deeper sleep.
3) WHAT IS TAPEL TUMMY HERBS & TUMMY WRAP
The most crucial part of confinement. The post natal wrap and massage, combined with traditional herbs TAPEL or paste, is believed to help the uterus recover and for women to loose pregnancy weight quickly and regain their figures or slimming.
The Post Natal wrap or binding is known as the Bengkung (Indonesian Name). Its a long stip of cloth up to 12-15 meters long that is tightly wrapped around the torso area from pelvic bone above the abdominal up to below the bust.
> To support the pelvic bone from expand and misaligned.
> It assist to tighten the vagina muscles, cervic and uterus|womb muscles and ligament.
> To shrink the womb, reduce water retention and excess wind.
> To return its uterus to its original size and place.
> To reduce back pain.
> To keep the abdominal/womb warm
> To support and protect the womb/uterus from misalighment in the pelvic bone.
> It also assist to lift up the breast not to become saggy.
> Ideal for Slimming Program !!
4) HEAD MASSAGE & PILIS HERBS
It important to have good head massage and apply pilis herbs at the forehead to avoid dizziness and headache also from further hair loss due to hormone imbalance.
5) HERBAL BODY SCRUBS/FLOWER BATH
Herbal or Flower bath It create body positive vibes and release negative energies.
6) RECOMMEND CONFINEMENT FOOD AND HERBAL DRINKS
Tonic drinks made from medicial plant to keep the body warm and close the skin pores.
> To promote the consumption of "heating foods"
> To prohibition of eating and drinking certain food eg. "cooling foods"
> Confinement drink call JAMU is believe to keep the body warm.
7) RECOMMEND OTHER TABOOS DURING CONFINEMENT
> No sex for forty days during confinement as it is against their religions teaching and not hygienic and healthy.
> Avoid squatting because uterus will descend.
> Cannot move about too much and leave the house during confinement.
Strictly by appointment and HOUSE CALL ONLY