Benefits of Massage Therapy
If you are looking for an effective way to relax, re-align, and rejuvenate, you may want to consider massage therapy. Massage therapy can relax muscles, sooth aches and pains, and help restore the body's balance. It rejuvenates and helps people handle all the challenges that come with life. Our experienced, professional massage therapists believe that each client deserves a great revitalizing experience with exceptional and customized care that addresses each individual's needs. These therapists know most of us have hectic lifestyles, and they want to help relieve the tension associated with our daily stressors.
A relaxation massage is a rather straightforward session using classic Swedish massage techniques. The massage therapist will utilize techniques of applying light to medium pressure, depending upon the client's preference. This type of massage will often take place at a day spa or resort center. The purpose of this massage is simply to help the client relieve muscle tension and create an overall feeling of relaxation and euphoria. A therapeutic massage, on the other hand, is more thorough and is intended to provide relaxation and euphoria through advanced techniques to target and alleviate pain and chronic health issues. Therapeutic massages also provide great preventive care to patients.
Massage is useful in many conditions in which body relaxation, the reduction of swelling, and muscle mobilization is desired. Massage therapy can be helpful in overcoming the swelling and pooling of fluids at the site of recent injury or trauma.
Some of the benefits of massage therapy include, circulation improvement, promotion of the healing process, and enhancement of manipulation, joint and muscle function.
At Ahnen Chiropractic we have a team of professional massage therapists who are trained in the practice of therapeutic massage, as opposed to simple relaxation massage. For more information on how therapeutic massage can help you, give us a call so we can answer any questions you may have.