Experts Warn That Baby Massages Could Be Dangerous

Oct 21, 2016 at 10:09 am |

It can do more HARM than good?!

Have you ever taken an infant massage class for your baby?

We’ve heard that daily infant massage is a great way to bond with baby. What’s more, researchers find that massage may promote better sleeping, relieve colic, and perhaps even enhance an infant’s immune system, motor skills, and intellectual development.

Now, new research says that babies should not be massaged with oils because it can actually be dangerous.

Credit: Shutterstock

Credit: Shutterstock

New research says that using massage oils on babies can actually be harmful and experts warn it should be stopped.

OK, so why is it dangerous?