Special Massages Offered By Institutions Or
Health Spa. There are different massages that
are offered by institutions or spa's.
Understanding how they differ and what the
benefits could be will allow you to select the
best massage for your needs.
Swedish Massage is to help
you relax, to loosen any tight muscles, can aid
in circulation and improve your overall skin
and muscle tone.
Aromatherapy Massage is
used to awaken your senses can have a powerful
personal affect to quiet and relax you
physically and emotionally. Is a great way to
de-stress after a difficult week. Can be used
to detoxify your body, increase your
circulation and induce a very peaceful and
calming sense of well-being.
A Couples Duet Massage is
done with your partner on a side-by-side basis.
This is a perfect way for a couple to relax and
de-stress. Couples will sometimes do couples
massages when they encounter infertility and
need that special away time from the pressures
Couples who have gone through specially
troublesome trials that happen in a marriage
will also chose this type of massage to be able
to relieve some of the physical tensions that
build up in the neck and shoulder area when
they have endured a stressful time or
Massage A massage done before or
after a sporting event with the purpose of
preventing injury or ease discomfort as a
result of overexertion or intense workout or
Massage Is a combination of various
therapeutic massages with the purpose of
releasing trigger points and to lengthen
fascia, mobilizing tissue and improving
function in joints. This is a deep massage
involving deeper tissue layers and can improve
your muscle tone, flexibility and overall
Neuromuscular Massage This
is a more specialized intensive therapy massage
that has the purpose of relieving a specific
pain, bring relief to pinched nerve, heal
rotator cuff strain, or a repetitive use
syndrome like carpal tunnel syndrome. This
massage is also good for those who suffer from
lower back pain or sciatic discomfort, are
recovering from a injury or who suffer from
spasms, or tense muscles.
or Pre-Natal Massage The therapist
will focus on the special needs of the
mom-to-be, and her changing needs of her
The massage will center on relieving any
discomforts of pregnancy like leg cramps, lower
backache, neck or shoulder stiffness, sore or
swollen feet, fatigue and stress.
Support pillows are used to aid in the
comfort of the pregnant woman during the
massage and to lend support.
Hawaiian Massage This
traditional Hawaiian massage uses prayer
(pule), breathe (ha), and energy (mana)
with a variety of massage strokes with the
purpose of releasing body congestion and to
improve physical and athletic performance
through the use of the therapists thumbs,
knuckles, forearms and elbows to specific
areas of the body to relieve tension.
Theraputic Massage Terms and
Of the physical
effects of massage, perhaps the
clearest are on the circulatory
When you touch,
squeeze or press any part of
your body, you increase the
circulation to that area.
this effect, and systematically
applies it. As a result,
massage is a good way to deal
with minor problems of the
massage will be having other
effects on the central
circulatory system, reducing
blood pressure and heart
happens isn't fully understood,
but i seems to be a reaction to
changing levels of hormones
circulating in the body.
Stone Massage This special
massage has its origins in Native American
culture. Warm and cool stones are used that
have been lubricated with massage oils.
This massage is used to relax and soothe