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Can olive oil be used for a baby's massage?


I understand that olive oil is good for application on body, too. Can I use it for my 1 month old baby massage?

Dr. Deane

Olive oil has been used for millenia for massage. Olive oil is shown being used for massage as far back as on a prize amphora presented to winners of the original Greek Olympics. The amphora does not show it being used on a one month baby so it may be prudent to consult your pediatrician.

Sunday, November 5, 2006

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