Tips for Massaging a New Born Baby Baby care is an opportunity for a mother to build strong bond between mother-child relationships. One important activity that mother needs for infant is baby massage. You need to massage your baby yourself or appoint midwife who can massage your baby with proper care. Massage is an essential daily activity that every mother should know. It is not difficult; initially you get little difficult if your baby is not healthy, but once you become habituated with it, you can enjoy in doing massage. Baby likes more if her mother doing massage to her other than nurse or midwife. Your baby gets many benefits with massages like baby can sleep better, give relief in colic, enhance immune system, and intellectual development.