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Your Body On…a Massage

Ahhhh—it feels heavenly, eases tense muscles, and increases blood flow to the skin (welcome back, rosy glow). But the perks of massage go way deeper than you might think. One-touch. That’s all it takes to get things going. As soon as your skin’s nerve cells sense firm pressure, they shoot a split-second “chill out” signal …

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Feeling Good Is Just the Beginning: 4 Ways Massage Can Change Your Life

No pain no gain? Not so much. Rubbing out sore muscles and painful knots feels amazing, but the benefits are way bigger than a simple ‘ah!’ (Not that we’d ever discount the awesomeness of blissful relaxation.) Here’s why home massage treatments are a super-smart investment: Bye, Pain! 8 out of 10 Americans experience muscle or …

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What’s the Difference Between All These Types of Massages?

A good massage is truly a treat and offers many health benefits, but as you’ve noted, massage places tend to offer lots of options on their services menus. In fact, there are over 200 different massage techniques and types, all treating different needs and providing various benefits. Let’s break it down. Here are nine of …

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14 Things Your Massage Therapist Wants You To Know

It’s no surprise that a massage can seriously soothe your mind and body, and you already know a solid rubdown has impressive health perks, like better blood circulation, amped immunity, anxiety relief, and even improved sleep quality. But beyond the obvious, there’s a lot to wonder about the magic of massage. Few therapies are quite …

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Benefits of Thai Yoga Massage

Thai yoga massage, also simply called Thai massage, is a 2,500-year-old Ayurvedic-based body science developed and popularized by Buddha’s doctor, Jivaka Kumar Bhaccha. A trained Thai Yoga massage therapist stretches a person with specific, assisted yoga poses. The philosophy behind Thai yoga massage techniques focuses on energy points called “sen.” As the Thai massage therapist …

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What’s Thai Massage?

What is today called “Thai massage” or “Thai yoga massage” is an ancient healing system combining acupressure, Indian Ayurvedic principles, and assisted yoga postures? The founding father of Thai massage was an Ayurvedic doctor named Jivaka Kumar Bhacca, who is revered still in Thailand as the “father of medicine”. Born in India during the time …

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What to Expect at Your Massage Session

Preliminary Information Your massage therapist will ask preliminary questions to determine your overall health and your health and wellness goals. The massage therapist will consider information about your physical condition, medical history, and any areas of physical pain that could affect your massage therapy outcome. This information will help the massage therapist structure the session …

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