10 Things a Massage Therapist Would like to Tell You
Do you ever wonder if your massage therapist cares whether you shaved your legs, or if it's rude to ask for more or less pressure? This article will answer some questions that you have always wondered!
How Early Should You Arrive for a Massage Appointment?
Massage times and the issue of lateness on both sides, therapists and clients alike, can be confusing. It’s important to understand what session times generally mean and what the industry considers late, as well as how that impacts the rest of the massage.
What Types of Lubricants Are Used in Massage and Why
Massage lubricants come in various types to help therapists perform different techniques. Each has its own pros and cons that create a different experience in a massage.
The Confusion of Undressing for a Massage and What to Do About It
Massage therapy is performed worldwide with most practitioners using different techniques that dictate how much of the body will be undraped. This creates uncertainty for clients in how much clothing they should remove before getting under the sheets but there are ways of reducing this anxiety.
Traditional Thai Massage and Other Treatments Offered in a Thai Spa
Thai spas are becoming more and more popular in many cities. Besides traditional Thai massage, Thai spas offer a variety of other massages and beauty treatments.
Deep Tissue or Holistic Massage? Which One Is Best for Me and What’s the Difference?
Deep tissue massage targets the deep layers of muscle with gentle, sustained AND firm, intense pressure. Holistic massage uses broad, general strokes with more moderate pressure. Both have benefits.
Thai Massage With Hot Herbal Compress to Banish Winter Blues
Long, cold nights and short, cold days—all you want to do during winter is to stay in and curl up on the sofa with a hot drink. Have you considered having a massage with a hot herbal compress?
Unspoken Rules of Being a Massage Client
So, you've been thinking about visiting your local massage studio? You've heard wonderful things about the healing power of massage, the remarkable health benefits (both physical and mental)...but you're not sure if your self-confidence is going to...
Exploring the Raindrop Massage Technique
If you suffer from aches and pains in your back, poor posture, or curvature of the spine, Raindrop Massage is a terrific healing option. The technique was specifically designed to promote back health and correct curvatures of the spine.