Shiatsu massage

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🙃What is the Shiatsu massage??
The word “Shiatsu” comes from two Japanese words, “shi” meaning finger and “atsu” meaning pressure. Shiatsu massage originates from Japan, but they are influenced and inherited by many other traditional massage methods.


🧐How Shiatsu massage works??
As in acupressure, practitioners of shiatsu apply pressure t o points on the body thought to be connected to pathways called “meridians”. By stimulating these points, such therapists aim to promote the flow of vital energy and facilitate healing.
When performing shiatsu, therapists apply deep pressure using their fingers, palms, thumbs, fore arms and elbows in a continuous sequence. The finger or elbows are used to press and keep in few seconds.
🥰Incredible benefits of shiatsu massage:
• Pain and muscle tension relief
• Improved blood circulation
• Enhanced immune function
• Increased flexibility and mobility
• Improves side effects from common medical conditions
• Mood Stabilization
It’s important to inform your therapist if you feel discomfort or pain during your massage. Your therapist can adjust the pressure to make the massage more comfortable for you.