Prenatal massage is a specific technique for pregnant mothers and is performed by trained perinatal specialists. This technique is designed to ease pregnancy discomforts and enhance the physiological and emotional well-being of mother and child. The skilled touch can facilitate shorter labor times and can ease pain and anxiety during labor. This technique is also beneficial for the mother in the postpartum period. It can re-balance structure, physiology, and emotions for the new mother and help her bond with/care for her new infant.