An old remedy for modern times
There is no doubt that massage is perhaps the oldest healing art because we have known for many centuries that just a little rubbing ouch go away. But it’s not just humans, most animals enjoy being stroked and rubbed, primarily because it makes them feel good.
In today’s modern world what we feel is shaped by external forces, and
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And how to get the best treatment – a personal story
I love being massaged and the first few times I was rather shy and thankfully I was treated respectfully. On the few occasions I went to a male therapist I became aware that I had this unique power, and on reflection I became aware that it was not nice.
I must tell you that
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A symptom of systemic breakdown
Considering that we live in such a dysfunctional, polluted and violent world, and despite a very strong drive to have sex and perpetuate our species, it is hardly surprising that so many couples have difficulty conceiving and having children.
To understand reproductive dysfunction from a holistic perspective, it is helpful to remember that we exist as a part of the
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For relaxation and therapy
Massage is the world’s oldest healing art stemming from when we bump ourselves, with a little rubbing the ouch is often quickly alleviated. It is because massage has been a part of human history extending back beyond any recording that it is considered an instinctive gift that everyone contains.
There are thousands of different massage schools around the world that teach
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Or What kind of a Woman Actually Pays For a Sensual Massage?
Self care is associated with valuing one’s self and we all know men and women who do nothing for themselves. They spend their lives seeking validation through shopping, self deprivation, self neglect and caring for others.
But there is a healthy level of self care that does not necessarily have
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Reiki is not massage although it’s being practised by an increasing number of massage therapists. Reiki is an energy healing technique that involves the channelling of energy through the laying on of hands without the patient having to undress.
The energy is thought to flow to wherever it is required in the body, replacing stress with deep relaxation. A certified Reiki practitioner acts
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A fundamental necessity
Imagine; a relaxed far off dreamy feeling, a sense of languor. A delicious sense of relaxation and well-being achieved without drugs or alcohol. A dimensional space where there is nothing to do other than simply be… where you can experience and enjoy the pleasure of your body without any agenda.
In Western society, human touch is becoming more difficult, and yet
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Just some of the things massage is good for
A list of some of the health problems and conditions that massage can help overcome. But remember, massage is not just about helping to restore health when things go wrong, it’s one of the best preventive medicines.
Massage has a long history and proved effective to assist recovery from illness and injuries, or to restore functions
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The ‘Rolls Royce’ of massage
Massage master at work, click image for details
Lomi lomi is a natural evolution of massage. It is a holistic form of treatment that recognises our physical body as a vehicle or vessel for our spirit.
In life, the cells in our bodies are in constant communication with each other, but in times of stress that communication
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Great in winter
Hot stone massage is an Ayurvedic massage treatment designed to anchor the root chakra (muladhara chakra) and the second chakra (svadhisthana chakra) and to relieve bodily tension.
The stones are typically a fine grained basalt (Ponamu may also work well), with a smooth finish of varying sizes heated and used in conjunction with hot oil. Before a treatment the stones are sterilised
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