Feel Blissful Relaxation: What to Expect From Your First Massage Treatment Massage therapy is an ancient healing art that has been used for centuries to
Massage is a tried and tested complementary therapy that has been around for thousands of years. reading this time line we have produced for you, will give you a good idea of its documented origins in China, Egypt and India. Also how it has become more accepted in the modern age.
Indian Head massage (champissage or champi) was first recorded in the Ayurveda (Knowledge of Life) around 600BC. Originally it was the elder women of the family that practised champi. The practise was derived from grooming rituals back then. Oils can be used but, they don’t have to be. In 1978 Narendra Mehta came to study physiotherapy in England. When he had massages a head massage was missed out. So he went about creating what is now known as Indian Head massage.
We respect your privacy very much at Relaxing Massage in York. You can be covered in clean towels during a massage to keep you warm and for your privacy. To get the most benefit out of a treatment you have to be comfortable and that is also a top priority here. With full body treatment, your skin will have to be accessible. So you will have to undress to some extent. We offer you privacy screens and or another private room to disrobe in. Your treatment here is also totally discreet and any information we take from you is confidential. Everyone gets the same great service here no matter what.
Massage and Well-being – a Major Benefit of Treatment So what is well-being and how does massage effect it? Here we look at some scientific