Massage

The General Knowledge of Acupressure Points

Follow Me on Pinterest What is acupressure? Acupressure is an alternative medical treatment that is thousands of years old. Can any massage deliver acupressure? Is it expensive? Acupressure is a matter of pressing down on pressure points or meridians in the body to release Qi or trapped energy. It should not be confused with acupuncture which is a number of needles placed under the skin to release the Qi. Acupressure is often called acupuncture without the needles. It involves instead fingertip pressure that is applied along the previously discussed specific meridians of the body. Traditional massages often include acupressure. However those that want to get specifically only acupressure treatments should look for a practitioner that specializes in this particular practice.

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Does Massage Help Reduce Cellulite? What Are The Options?

Follow Me on Pinterest More than 90% of women above the age of 30 years are likely to develop cellulite. Understandably, most women spend a lot of money on anti cellulite treatment to get rid of the unsightly appearance of cellulite. Here you will find answers to the following questions:

-What is cellulite and how does it develop?
-What is a cellulite massage and how does it work?
-What are the different types of message options used in cellulite removal techniques

What Is Cellulite and How Does It Develop?

The term cellulite describes the hollow indentations or dimples that appear on the skin because of the massive fat deposits underneath the skin. Other medical terms used to describe cellulite are dermopanniculosis deformans, gynoid lipodystrophy or adiposis edematosa. Although cellulite appears in both men and women, it is more common in women. Anti cellulite treatment usually focus on the pelvic areas, the abdomen, buttocks thighs and arms, as this is where most cellulite causing fat is stored.
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How To Melt Your Troubles Away With A Hot Stone Massage

Do you constantly feel edgy and in need of something to calm your nerves? Or do you wish there was a magic formula to make life’s troubles disappear? The stresses of modern life have a way of getting into the nerves of even the coolest, calm and collected persons. Fortunately, therapies like hot stones massage have a calming, invigorating effect and can be used to cope with life’s pressures.

Origins

Hot stone therapy has been used for thousands of years for its healing and rebalancing properties. Different ancient cultures from Native American to Asian and European cultures discovered the benefits of using heat to relieve muscle aches and tensions, to treat injuries and restore the body’s energy balance as far back as 3000 years. Healers used stone from riverbeds and warmed them in hot coals or water. They placed the warm stones along the body’s energy lines for relieving pain and discomfort and detoxifying the body. Cold stones were also used for reducing bleeding during the birth process.
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Shower Massage Tables: A New Experience In Massage Therapy

Follow Me on Pinterest Nowadays, people are very busy and therefore do not get time to relax. This is due to the fact that they spend most of their time looking for ways to get money. The table shower massage is very common to many individuals. In fact most of the beauty parlors offer the service at a fee. Many people always wonder what table massage is and whether it is cheaper compared to other types of massage. The answers they get are much contradicted making them even more confused. However, if one reads through this article he/she will understand the whole table shower massage and other types of relaxation practices.

When selecting a hydro massage table you should consider the quality so that you can attract as many customers as possible. There are also other products that you can use for body relaxation:
- the riverbed
- aqua jet massage bed
- dry hydro therapy massage bed
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What is the Average Salary for a Massage Therapist

Follow Me on Pinterest If you choose to become a massage therapist one of the incentives which will draw you to it will also be the average Massage Therapist salary, asides from the fact that you’ll work in a pleasant and relaxing environment where you can always take a rest or get a massage from one of your colleagues, should you need one for doing well at your job. So what will the salary be, how many hours will you work per week? Can you work whenever you want? Well, if these are your questions, let me tell you more about this from my own personal story and also give you a brief job description.
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