Month: April 2018

Massage Santa Barbara

Massage Santa Barbara Call or text me to book your WONDERFUL massage in Santa Barbara or Goleta. Studies of the benefits of massage demonstrate that it is an effective treatment for reducing stress, pain and muscle tension. While more research is needed to confirm the benefits of massage, some studies have found massage may also be helpful for: … Myofascial pain syndrome. …

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Pro Cupping Therapy

What is Athletic Cupping Therapy?   Pro Massage says “Everyone Should Try Cupping Therapy” Athletes use cupping therapy as a secret weapon. Michael Phelps of the US and Wang Qun, a Chinese swimmer proudly showed off their marks during the 2008 Olympics in Beijing. Always looking for methods to naturally improve health and performance, more athletes have …

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BAREFOOT DEEP TISSUE MASSAGE

(this page is dedicated to J Harris who wrote the book ( Fix Pain), my teacher and mentor The master at work – J. Harris   What is Barefoot Deep Tissue Massage?  DEEPER THAN THE DEEP – That’s what Barefoot Deep Tissue Massage is! Barefoot Deep Tissue Massage Riktr Pro Massage offers barefoot deep tissue massage techniques. Ancient …

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Sports Stretch Massage

Receiving Sports Stretch Massage, Fascial Stretch FST & Self Stretching can be extremely relaxing and therapeutically beneficial! Position Statement It is the position of the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA) that those who participate in exercise programs, as well as athletes in training, can benefit from massage therapy. Sports Stretch Massage    Over time, an accumulation …

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Massage Therapist SB – Santa Barbara, Goleta, Ca. by Nicola, LMT

Massage Therapy Can Relieve Stress Thanks for Article from Amta Approved October 2006 Massage Therapist SB Position Statement It is the position of the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA) that massage therapy can be effective for stress relief. Background Information Stress is a prevalent component in today’s fast-paced world which can negatively impact an individual’s …

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Orthopedic Massage – Sports Injuries

Orthopedic Massage – Sports Injuries Orthopedic Massage – Sports Injuries describes a comprehensive system, rather than a single technique, that involves therapeutic assessment, manipulation, and movement of soft tissues to resolve pain and dysfunction. … A therapist who performs orthopedic massage focuses on problems with the client’s musculoskeletal system. Orthopedics specializes in diseases and injuries affecting the musculoskeletal system. Orthopedic massage is …

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Sports Massage

Sports massage is a form of bodywork geared toward participants in athletics. It is used to help prevent injuries, to prepare the body for athletic activity and maintain it in optimal condition, and to help athletes recover from workouts and injuries. Origins Sports massage has antecedents in earlier periods of history. The ancient Greeks and Romans …

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