10 SKIN TO SKIN PHOTOS TO MAKE YOUR OVARIES TWITCH!
It's no secret that I love my job. I feel extremely humbled to be invited into the birth space of so many beautiful Perth families to document their birth stories.
One of my most favourite things to capture is those precious moments of skin to skin with your newborn.
Do you know how important skin to skin can be for your baby? and you? There's a whole host of benefits; from helping to regulate baby's body temperature and heart rate, to aiding in breastmilk production, and even reducing the likelihood of postnatal depression. And lets not forget that it can help dad and baby bond too!
Here are 10 of my favourite skin to skin photos to get your ovaries twitching!
For further reading on the benefits of skin to skin, check out these two blog posts by Perth Pregnancy, Birth & Postpartum Coach, Vicki Hobbs:
That sacred time of skin on skin after birth and Smell, touch and bonding with baby – is this really important?
About the Author:
Cat Fancote is a mother of two and a Maternity, Birth and Motherhood Photographer servicing the Perth metro area. Honouring the journey to Motherhood is where her heart is at. Cat believes that our bodies are amazing, and truly enjoys capturing the authentic beauty of women during pregnancy, birth and those early motherhood years.