About Deep Tissue Massage
As the name suggests, Deep-Tissue
Massage targets your body’s deepest layers of muscle and releases tension in over-stressed areas. When your muscles are severely knotted, this therapeutic
treatment is designed to break it up. Deep-tissue massage is a mix of slow,
short, strokes and penetrating finger pressure focused on tight, contracted
areas. The therapist employs her thumbs, forearms, and even elbows to work
muscle tissue and relieve tension. A
deep-tissue massage can also to help heal injuries and release adhesions and knots
caused by stress. Deep-tissue massage requires a solid
understanding of anatomy and top therapists don’t just have technical skill,
they are highly sensitive and aware of reactions taking place in the body during
the work, and know when to ease off. Therapists are trained to be in tune with
the body and communicate with it.
Though performed lying down,
deep-tissue is not a massage modality that typically has people drifting off to
sleep during the treatment. “It might be almost painful, but it’s a good
feeling of release.
For Clients who prefer very deep pressure in their massage. This
treatment uses specific massage techniques to manipulate deeper tissues and
muscles of the body targeting areas of concern.