Massage can been found in many ancient civilisations including Rome, Greece, India, China, Egypt and Mesopotamia. A biblical reference from c.493 BC documents daily massage as a part of a beauty regimen. Today Massage techniques combined with nature’s power of essentials oils from ESPA gives our clients the best possible combination of a body and mind benefits that can stay with the body long after the Treatment has finished.
How massage works – the benefits
Massage has a number of physical and wellbeing benefits. Depending on your needs we can identify the right massage for you.
Blood Circulation can be improved: Direct pressure improves the circulation and massage stimulates the nerves controlling the blood vessels
Lymphatic System is improved alongside the blood circulation by the application of deep massage. The flow of lymph is stimulated to the lymph glands and this aids the elimination of waste and toxins
The Nervous System can be either soothed or stimulated, depending on the techniques
Digestive System will also benefit. Absorption in the abdomen is improved and constipation may be relieved
Muscular Systemcan be affected and can relieve muscular tension through the removal of waste products
Skin can be softened and nourished depending on the medium used
Can help to soften fatty tissue deposits, depending on the techniques used
Relaxing, with the rhythmical and flowing stokes, it is stress relieving, promoting a general feeling of well-being and rest