On this page you will find YouTube videos and links to articles about using the rebozo as a tool for pregnancy and labour. A rebozo is a traditional Mexican shawl, which is long enough to wrap around a woman's body and can be used in pregnancy and labour by midwives, doulas and support people as a comfort measure and to encourage babies into an optional position.
|Using the Rebozo in Labour
Here you can see how a rebozo can be used in labour in a technique called sifting.
|Rebozo as a comfort measure in labour
Here we see a father lifting his wife's belly to rock her gently between labour contractions
|Rebozo use for labour: The hip squeeze
Here Aimée and Jill demonstrate using the rebozo for relieving lower back pain or hip pain prenatally and in labour.
|Rebozo Demo with Naoli Vinaver Lopez
A demonstration using the Rebozo (Mexican Shawl) in order to progress labour.