Is a therapeutic treatment that helps to restore function to injured soft tissue (muscle, tendons and ligaments). Its is a strong and deep massage which is great for muscle spasms and dissolving muscle tension.
Various techniques are used to help relax sore, tired muscles and loosen stressful tension that build up inside. The therapist responds to the patients body enabling the most effective form of relaxation massage possible. Certainly popular amongst those with high stress levels and daily frustrations.
Combines different massage techniques to enhance sports performance and recuperation. It can be tailored to concentrate on the muscles relevant to your sport/activity. An effective component of any training program.
Treatment involves the insertion of solid, filament needle, as is used in the practice of acupuncture, usually in or around Myofascial Trigger Points. Myofascial Trigger Points have been described as a hyper-irritable spot within a skeletal muscle. Myofascial Trigger Points are points in muscles which are painful when pushed. Trigger points can refer pain and create dysfunction else where in the body.
Cupping is an ancient method of causing local congestion. During this session a partial vacuum is created in cups placed on the skin, either by means of heat or suction. This draws up the underlying tissues and relieves built up pressure. When the cup is left in place on the skin for a few minutes, blood stasis is formed and localized healing takes place.
Cupping is the best deep tissue massage available and is effective enough to be used on a range of health conditions and muscular ailments. Cupping, the technique, is very useful and very safe and can be easily incorporated into your next treatment plan.
Myofascial Release is a very effective hands-on technique, that provides sustained pressure into myofascial restrictions to eliminate pain and restore motion. The fascia can exert excessive pressure producing pain or restriction of motion. They affect our flexibility and stability, and are a determining factor in our ability to withstand stress and strain.
Trauma, such as a fall, whiplash, surgery or just habitual poor posture over time and repetitive stress injuries has cumulative effects. The changes they cause in the fascia system influence comfort and the functioning of our body, with a Myofascial Release Therapy being used ot restore these muscles to their proper functions.