Deep tissue massage

Deep tissue massage

Healing Hands Deep Tissue Massage

Deep Tissue Massage is a type of massage therapy that focuses on realigning deeper layers of muscles and connective tissue. This treatment at Healing Hands Massage is for injury or problems areas and it is especially helpful for chronically tense and contracted areas such as stiff necks, low back tightness, and sore shoulders. The body is treated using a combination of massage techniques, including soft tissue release and acupressure.

The types of techniques used will be tailored to the individuals needs uncovered in the pre-treatment consultation. Ideal for pre, during or post exercise, this massage can help facilitate greater flexibility, fatigued or tightened muscles, cramp, frozen shoulder, whiplash injury and help improve recovery time after injury. Some of the same strokes are used as classic massage therapy, but the movement is slower and the pressure is deeper and concentrated on areas of tension and pain.

This massage treatment is a specific type of massage which aids in relaxing muscles, increases blood circulation and lymph flow, removes lactic acid and toxins, improves the healing time of strained ligaments and muscular tissue. It also reduces the inflammation of joints and heart rate, improves range of motion and joint flexibility, increases endorphins, strengthens the immune system, decreases spasms, improves oxygen flow and helps to relieve muscle tension.

Deep tissue massage