"A massage is more than dim lights and easy listening music. It may feel like a pampering treat, but that does not mean it is any less Therapeutic."
The Benefits Of Massage
- Alleviate low-back pain and improve range of motion.
- Assist with shorter, easier labor for expectant mothers and shorten maternity hospital stays.
- Ease medication dependence.
- Enhance immunity by stimulating lymph flow—the body’s natural defense system.
- Help athletes of any level prepare for, and recover from, strenuous workouts.
- Improve the condition of the body’s largest organ—the skin.
- Increase joint flexibility.
- Lessen depression and anxiety.
- Promote tissue regeneration, reducing scar tissue and stretch marks.
- Pump oxygen and nutrients into tissues and vital organs, improving circulation.
- Reduce post surgery adhesion and swelling.
- Reduce spasms and cramping.
- Relax and soften injured, tired, and overused muscles.
- Release endorphins—amino acids that work as the body’s natural painkiller.
- Relieve migraine pain.
- High blood pressure patients demonstrate lower diastolic blood pressure, anxiety, and stress hormones
- Asthmatic children show better pulmonary function and increased peak air flow
- Premenstrual syndrome suffers have decreased water retention and cramping
- Arthritis sufferers note fewer aches and less stiffness and pain
"Investment in your health is the best investment one will ever make."
Conditions that can be treated with massage therapy
Massage therapist NEVER diagnose an injury. It is advised that one must always seek a medical professional first, if one is experiencing any problems. Below is a list of a few conditions, but not limited to, that can be treated with massage therapy and bodywork.
Posterior-Medial Shin Splints
Anterior Compartment Syndrome
Anterior Lateral Shin Splints
Iliotibial Band Friction Syndrome
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
Rotator Cuff Tear
Medial Epicondylitis (Golfer’s Elbow)
Lateral Epicondylitis (Tennis Elbow)
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome