Cupping is an ancient treatment going back thousands of years. It is globally popular. In recent years it has become in vogue and it is being used by world class athletes and movie stars. We are going to take a look at cupping in this article and learn about its history and effectiveness.
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!
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.
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.
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.
Massage therapy is a profession dealing with aches and pains in the body with different levels of pressure and techniques. The pressure may sometimes lead to pain or discomfort during or after the massage, but it is important to identify what you are experiencing and what is the cause.
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 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.
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?
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...
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.