What is Shiatsu?
Shiatsu is a nurturing full body massage based on the principles of Chinese medicine. It feels deeply relaxing and helps release muscular and emotional tensions and strengthens areas of weakness. It is also very beneficial to pregnant women and new mothers.
What conditions can be treated with Shiatsu?
You may want to try Shiatsu if you suffer from:
- Low energy
- Neck and shoulder tension
- Lower back pain
- Stress related symptoms/anxiety
- Stiff joints
- Irritable bowel syndrome
- Pre-menstrual tension
- Many other common ailments
What to expect at one of our treatment sessions
Loose clothing is worn and pressure is applied to the meridian lines and acupuncture points within the musculature. Stretches and massage techniques are also used.
Other treatments you might be interested in
The aim of a crystal healing treatment is to treat the whole person and to bring balance within the individual’s subtle energies.
Integrated Energy Therapy (IET) is a safe, gentle, nurturing way to empower.
The Alexander Technique involves learning a set of skills that can help you re-educate.
Many of the techniques in thai massage seem to be common sense and in Thailand.
Reflexology is a complementary Therapy which works on the feet or hands enabling the body to heal.
The therapist focuses on the individual needs of a mother-to-be, as her body goes through changes.
Indian Head massage works on the upper back, shoulders, upper arms, neck, scalp, ears and face.
Hot stone massage is a speciality treatment which can work much deeper than a traditional massage.