Indigenous Mayan woman from the South of Mexico, Yucatan. Practicing abdominal massage in her house.

The Mayan Massage is a type of Sobada used in Mexico, Guatemala, and Belize. 

This sobada is done in the whole body and it is focused in looking the "latido" or "cirro" of the patient. This massage is centered in the belly button and can be done to women and men as well. 

This ancient technique is use nowadays by expertise midwives, healers, and sobadoras.

One of the main differences between the regular Sobada and the Mayan Abdominal Massage is the technique used to re-positioning the womb. 

Mayan Abdominal Massage is very deep and the amount of hand pressure is higher than in a regular sobada. 

You can expect during a Mayan Massage a whole body sobada that will start and finish in the abdomen area.  

Mayan Massage is recommended in case of 
  • Fertility problems
  • Digestive issues
  • Painfull periods
  • Miscarriages
  • Postpartum
  • Menopause 
  • Endometriosis 
  • Ovarian cysts 
  • Painful intercourse 
  • Pregnancy

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