This therapy is not only extremely beneficial for stress management there are many other aspects to it that open it up to clients that may not otherwise be able to experience the benefits of a massage.
The treatment can be carried out easily, anywhere. Very important for clients with special needs.
Not special equipment is needed.
The results are quick and effective.
Although the treatment involves working on the head, neck, shoulders and upper arms it is a truly holistic thereapy in that it has many physiological and psychological benefits.
The increased blood and lymph flow improves circulation, thereby assisting in the elimination of toxins and improving the immune system.
By relaxing the muscles and nerve fibre in the head, neck and shoulders, it will reduce tension which can aid sleep, and help the body deal with fatigue, stress and anxiety.
Because it stimulates the release of endorphins (the bodies natural happy pills) from the brain, it helps with pain relief and mood swings
It can also help improve posture which in turn may aid mobility.
As you can see, this form of massage is not just good for headaches, it can create a feeling of balance and calm throughout the body.