Massage Therapy<br />Give the gift of health<br /> this Holiday Season!<br />
Benefits of Massage<br />Massage has many important health benefits. Massage can help you maintain physical, mental and em...
Modalities<br />
Swedish Massage<br />Swedish massage, is the most common form of massage therapy in the United States<br />Massage therapi...
Hot Stone Massage<br />Basalt stones are heated in 120 to 150 degree water and are placed on specific points along the spi...
Reflexology<br />Reflexology involves the application of pressure to specific points on the feet called "reflex points" th...
Thai Massage<br />Thai massage is also called Thai yoga massage, because the therapist uses his or her hands, knees, legs,...
Massage is a gift of Health!<br />It’s the Season for Giving!<br />Happy Holidays!<br />
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  1. 1. Massage Therapy<br />Give the gift of health<br /> this Holiday Season!<br />
  2. 2. Benefits of Massage<br />Massage has many important health benefits. Massage can help you maintain physical, mental and emotional well being <br />It reduces stress <br />Reduces heart rate and blood pressure <br />Increases blood circulation and <br /> lymph flow <br />Relaxes muscles <br />Improves range of motion and<br />Increases serotonin and endorphins<br />
  3. 3. Modalities<br />
  4. 4. Swedish Massage<br />Swedish massage, is the most common form of massage therapy in the United States<br />Massage therapists use long, smooth strokes focused on superficial layers of muscle using massage oil or lotion<br />
  5. 5. Hot Stone Massage<br />Basalt stones are heated in 120 to 150 degree water and are placed on specific points along the spine and chakra points of the body. The therapist is simultaneously massaging the client with heated stones using firm strokes<br />The heat from the stones relaxes muscles, increase the blood flow which further accelerates the healing process<br />
  6. 6. Reflexology<br />Reflexology involves the application of pressure to specific points on the feet called "reflex points" that are believed to correspond to other parts of the body. Reflexology is often used with the intention to relieve stress or prevent/treat physical disorders.<br />
  7. 7. Thai Massage<br />Thai massage is also called Thai yoga massage, because the therapist uses his or her hands, knees, legs, and feet to move the client into a series of yoga-like stretches<br />Muscle compression, joint mobilization, and acupressure are also used during treatment<br />Thai massage is described as both relaxing and energizing<br />
  8. 8. Massage is a gift of Health!<br />It’s the Season for Giving!<br />Happy Holidays!<br />
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