Deep, Connective Tissue Massage
program is effective in releasing chronic patterns of tension in the body with
slow strokes an deep finger pressure, either following or going across the grain
of the muscles.
Sports massage is becoming increasingly
popular as athletically active people are discovering its techniques promoting
greater athletic endurance and performance, lessen chances of injury and
reducing recovery time. It can include pre-event, post-event and maintenance
techniques that focus on the muscles relevant to particular athletic activities.
Swedish massage refers to a collection of
techniques designed primarily to relax muscles by applying pressure to them
against deeper muscles and bones. Swedish massage can relax muscles, increase
circulation, remove metabolic waste products, help the recipient obtain a
feeling of connectiveness, a better awareness of the body and the way the us and
Polarity therapy is a holistic approach
to natural health care by balancing the body both physically and energetically.
It asserts that energy fields exist everywhere in nature, and the flow and
balance of this energy in the human body is the underlying foundation for
health. The technique ranges from deep finger pressure to a more subtle and
indirect treatment in which the hands are held slightly above the area being
Shiatsu and Acupressure
Shiatsu is a system based on the
Oriental theory that the body has a series of energy points. A skilled
therapist applies pressure to these chartered points to stimulate nerves and
Gina Duryea has taken over 320 hours of classes to
become a Certified Reflexologist. Reflexology is the application of pressure on
the feet and hands to alleviate stress and promote the natural healing of the
body. All pressure areas correspond to organs and systems of the body.
Reflexologist goes though the feet bottom, sides and top stimulating natural
forces in our system to repair problem areas so that health and vitality may be
regained. The therapy of reflexology is a method of holistic healing techniques
for the body to respond positively to eliminate toxins, repair tissue and
realign the body's equilibrium. The client need only remove their shoes and
socks for the reflexology service.
staff are not licensed medical doctors. We do not diagnose, prescribe medication
or treat illness. We work to provide relief from pain and stimulate your body's
natural healing and cleansing process. If you have a medical problem seek a
doctor for diagnosis and advice.