The history of massage therapy has its origins in India and dates back over 5000 years. It was considered a sacred practice of natural healing. Massage therapy techniques were passed down through generations to heal injuries, relieve pain, and prevent and cure illnesses.
It was believed that illness and disease are caused when people are out of sync with the environment. Massage is believed to restore the body’s natural and physical balance so that it can heal naturally.
This technique was practiced in the early 1800's and was created by a Swedish Doctor Per Henrik Ling. This massage aims to promote relaxation by releasing muscle tension involving stroking, pressing, squeezing and striking.
Hot Stone Massage
The original practice began in India approximately and was called Ayurveda. The massage technique involved the placement of stones on the body to relax tense muscles and relieve related pain.
Back, Neck and Shoulder Massage
A massage therapy that concentrates on the back, neck and shoulder area to release stress and tension.
Leg and Foot Massage
A massage therapy for the legs and feet that promotes circulation and relieves tension.