Aromatherapy is the use of plant essences (aka essential oils) for therapeutic purposes. Essential oils may either be inhaled or applied to the skin to help support the immune system, provide stress relief, offer relaxation, enhance sleep, ease muscle tension and pain, and support emotional balance. Aromatherapy massage is a safe, natural approach for effectively … Continue reading Aromatherapy Massage is Safe for Pain
Many massage therapists use aromatic and essential oils to complement their massage practice. People who experience depression may see improvements when adding aromatherapy massage to their current regimes of psychotherapy and medication. The brain areas responsible for scent, emotion, and memory are closely related. Experts believe certain aromas trigger positive memories and feelings and may contribute … Continue reading Benefits of Aromatherapy Massage
This targeted massage is geared to your comfort. Your therapist will use an exclusively formulated combination of oils to stimulate circulation, loosen stiffness and warm and soothe achy muscles and joints, and combine massage techniques with stimulation of pain-relief acupressure points to strengthen joints and ease pain. Schedule Your Massage
Many Americans suffer from tension headaches for many different reasons. In some cases, the cause may be hereditary, while others are the result of lifestyle or environment, such as poor posture, bad eating habits, a new child or a combination of any stress-inducing factors. Massage therapy can help you deal with the pain while you … Continue reading The Power of Touch for Headaches
Treat yourself during the AMTA's 20th celebration of Massage Therapy Week, October 23-29. This week is designed to raise public awareness of the benefits of therapeutic massage and encourage Americans to seek massage therapy for stress relief, pain management and general health.