Shiatsu massage, also known as acupressure, is a finger pressure massage technique founded on the Chinese meridian system and is administered on the floor using a comfortable futon whilst wearing comfortable clothing.
“leaves one feeling totally relaxed and rejuvenated”
Pressure is applied with the thumbs, and palms to specific areas of the client’s body that have been determined during an assessment period prior to the session.
Massage techniques like tapping, squeezing, rubbing and applied pressure are applied along the meridians to unblock energy blockages and reintroduce the optimal flow of Ki (energy).
Swedish massage which originated in 1813 from The Royal Central Institute in Stockholm, Sweden is a more sensual form of massage which is done on a portable massage table using essential oils which are applied to the skin and massaged using a number of effective techniques which leaves one feeling totally relaxed and rejuvenated.
The benefits of these hour long massages are deep muscle and tissue relaxation, stress reduction and management, releasing toxins from the body, increased flexibility, improved circulation, increased mental and spiritual awareness.