Massage is a very old form of medical treatment used to treat many disease and condition in 3000BCE or may be earlier. This type of treatment is still in trend because of the positive rate and the popularity. The main popularity of massage begins with the relaxation massage. As people thinks that massage is only used for the relaxation purposes. But later on they came to now that this treatment is to treat many conditions and diseases. In this article we will find out the best massage therapy in Calgary.
There are over 80 massage types which are used for different purposes. Some used for relaxation purposes, some used for pain relief, some used to treat chronic diseases and chronic pains. Further some used for the head area and some used for other parts of the body. But in combine they make a list of over 80 massage types which are being used by the massage therapist all over the world to treat people’s conditions.
Swedish massage is one of the most famous massage type after shiatsu massage. Many people think that Swedish massage is more popular. And some think that shiatsu massage is not only more popular. But also more effective than the Swedish massage.
In contrast to shiatsu massage Swedish massage does not include any physical work. In this you need to lay down and the rest will be taken care by the massage therapist. But in shiatsu massage you need to cooperate with the massage therapist. As this massage included some physical exercises and motions.
Speaking of the Swedish massage, it is the most popular one of the relaxation purposes. Because Swedish massage is used as the beginner level massage because this massage does not require extra or hard pressure on the body. The massage therapist apply a gentle pressure of the affected area so that you and your body can relax in such a manner that it can release all the tension from the shoulder , muscles or any of the affected area.
This massage is very beneficial to use as a muscle relaxant.
Deep tissue massage
Did you know our muscles have come connective tissues? When your muscles got tired and have tension in them those connective tissues automatically feels tired and stiff. Deep tissue massage is used to treat and release the tension form those connective tissues. This massage type applies some extra pressure or you can say hard pressure on the body so that the pressure of the massage can heal the tissues and the muscles. As mentioned above in the Swedish massage that Swedish massage in gentle on the body but deep tissue massage is meant to apply more and extra pressure on the affected area so that it can release the tension from the tissues and the muscles.
Many people complain about the shoulder stiffness caused by the muscle tension and pain in the tissues but did you know people prefer having deep tissue massage rather than having a pain killer.
Hot stone massage
Hot stone massage is a very unique kind of massage which uses flat and heated stones which are placed on the body. These heated stones are heated under the certain temperature so that it cannot harm the skin. Many people complain about redness after having a hot stone massage. But only if they have a sensitive skin and their skin does not bare the heat at any cost.
They cannot bare the heat that’s why they complains about the redness. But other than that hot stone massage is very soothing and relaxing especially for the back pain. The stones are placed on the back so that it can release their heat and the heat entered in the body and proved the muscles the heating effect due to which they start making the tension and stress inside the muscles. After that massage therapist apply gentle pressure in a circular motion on the body so that it can spread evenly under the body. This is one of a kind types of massage therapies.
This massage uses essential oils as their key ingredient so heal the stiffness and tension in the body. Have you ever notice that whenever you opens a bottle of perfume you instantly feel relaxed and refreshing. It is because of the aroma which is coming from the perfume. Aroma is a pleasant smell, this method is used in the Aromatherapy but with the essential oils. The pleasant smell of essential oils do the half task of relaxation. And the cherry on the top is the techniques used for the massage by the massage therapist.
All these massage types are very beneficial for your body and for your mind. Because the massage has a direct link with our brain.
Rhema Gold Physiotherapy, Rehabilitation and Wellness center is a physio clinic which also provide the massage services. If you are looking for a massage center in Calgary then you must consider Rhema Gold Physio as they have the best massage therapist in Calgary. Visit their website and book your massage appointment and give your body what it deserves.