It is used to treat chronic musculo-skeletal imbalances, strains, sprains, broken bones, bruising or any injury where the skin is intact. Deep tissue massage removes blockages, damaged cells, scar tissue and adhesions left after injury, speeds up recovery and encourages more complete healing. Remedial massage is also used for conditions created by lifestyle for example: Repetitive Strain Injuries and back pain. It is designed to increase the flow of blood and lymphatic fluid, particularly in the injured areas.
It is an unusual form of massage in that it does not set out to relax the patient; the intention is more to fix a mechanical problem. However all-round health improvement is seen such as better sleep, increase in vitality and performance levels, as well as increased mobility
It can also be used to treat general muscle soreness from over exertion.
Remedial massage can assist people of all ages & body type, it is beneficial for anyone who have injured their muscles, ligaments, tendons and other soft tissues.
It is also successful in the treatment of many ailments including neck and back pain, sciatica, frozen shoulder, tension headaches, tennis elbow, migraines, carpal tunnel and countless other problems that our bodies encounter as a result of our daily lives, including the number one, ever present affliction, stress!