What kind of massage is right for you? Shiatsu

Fights the imbalance of body and spirit by finger pressure 

As you know at www.massagein.co.uk you can find all different kind of massage near you, from Thai to Shiatsu .
Continuing with our series of all the different type of massage, now we are going to talk about the different characteristics of Shiatsu.

We all know that getting a massage regularly can be really beneficial, but without the right information you can feel a bit lost with so many different type of massage , leading to a bad choice in your therapy.

First of all, we will talk about the background and history of this amazing therapy.

in the early 20th century Tamai Tempaku combines the Chinese ancient techniques of Anma (it was based on the principles of the Five Element, Yin and Tang, Meridians of the body), Anpuku (an ancient form of abdominal massage used in pregnancy and childbirth), and Do-in ( therapeutic exercises) under the word “Shiatsu” (Shi = Finger, Atsu = Pressure) and reported it with the book Shiatsu-Ho.

Now, we would like to describe the technique :

  • Applying pressure with fingers, forearms, elbows, feet and knees

Therefore, this massage is best for:

  • Generates a deep relaxation
  • Relieves stress, tension, nerves, anxiety
  • Relaxes muscles
  • Remove fluids and toxins
  • Regulates the functions of the nervous system
  • Activates the endocrine system
  • Promotes the proper functioning of the digestive system
  • Activates the immune system

If you are looking for a Shiatsu massage please have a look at our list of massage therapist near you!

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