Massage

We continue to learn more and more about the human body and the positive effects of massage and touch therapies. In this effort, we are continually updating our manual skills and knowledge of anatomy. We strive to build relationships with our clients as we assist them in reducing pain, restoring balance to their busy lives, and enhancing their general health and well-being.

Of 6 studies that evaluated massage therapy for osteoarthritis of the knee , 5 found that it provided short-term pain relief. Two of the studies that showed pain relief involved the use of essential oils . The agency also looked at six studies that compared different types of massage but found that the evidence was insufficient to show whether any types were more effective than others.

A medically proven path to aide recovery in many stubborn ailments, without prescriptions or invasive operations. My pursuit and focus is pain management naturally, to decrease the effects of stress and life trauma, to guide clients to relief and rest. People who perform prostate massage therapy without any formal training can do serious harm to your reproductive system.

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Deep tissue massage focuses on the muscles beneath the top surface muscles. Your therapist will ask you to give him or her feedback on how the massage feels. Swedish massage techniques form the beginning basis of most massages. Your therapist will use long, gliding strokes along your muscles, kneading motions, and deep circular motions which will encourage blood flow. We want you to do the things in life that make you happy, without pain. Our Therapists specialize in reducing pain, and relieving stress.

Psychological stress can also be eased with lymphatic drainage therapy, a type of manual therapy. This study indicates the effects of touch upon brain wave activity showing how touch may induce sleep cycles. Improved sleep can lead to better cognitive function and brain recovery over time. Massage helps promote proper neurological function throughout the body which translates to the brain better perceiving its environment. It is receiving a constant stream of sensory signals, must interpret this data and send appropriate motor signal responses to govern movement and behavior. Heat, swelling and redness caused by the body’s protective response to injury or infection.

You can be fully or partially undressed depending on your comfort level. During the massage, you’ll either lie on your side or on a specially designed table with a cutout for your belly. If you’ve had pain in your calves or other parts of your leg, see a doctor before you have a massage.