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Kitty Mansfield has been a qualified holistic therapist for ten years, and she’s still constantly humbled by the power of human touch to soothe and heal. While holistic massage has certainly helped her clients deal with their aches and pains, she always felt that there was a part of the jigsaw still missing. After much research into touch – its benefits, and the impact of deprivation – she decided to open BeSnuggled.

A mountain of respected scientific research confirms that there’s a lot more to snuggling than merely getting close to someone. One proven health benefit of cuddling is the release of oxytocin. Known as the feel-good hormone, oxytocin creates a sense of well-being and happiness. In addition, physical contact with others can lower blood pressure and reduce stress.

People love to be cuddled because it feels good and offers simple comfort. However, not everyone has a suitable cuddle partner; somewhere out there someone is in serious need...

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