Benefits

Massage therapy and bodywork eases tension and helps people cope with stress more effectively.

It slows racing thoughts and worries, helps consumers to reconnect with their body, and brings attention to the mental and physical needs of their bodies so that they may better take care of themselves. It promotes a sense of wholeness and helps enhance one’s self-image, while keeping energy levels high. Massage therapy and bodywork can be effective in preventing illness and other physical ailments if received on a regular basis.

 

Other benefits of massage therapy and bodywork are to:

  • strengthen the immune system

  • prevent disease

  • reduce blood pressure and stress

  • increase circulation

  • relieve pain and stiffness in athletes

  • increase mobility and speed the healing process for those recovering from surgery or injury

  • gain a sense of wholeness and balance within the body

  • aid people with paralysis (such as stroke victims)

  • ease women through their pregnancy, and

  • provide relief to those suffering from chronic back pain