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Massage therapists often use terms that you haven’t encountered before. Knowing a few key terms that they use could help you decide which professional massage therapy parlor you want to visit.

  • Deep Tissue Massage – Deep tissue massage targets connective tissues and muscles that lie underneath your primary muscles. When performed by a certified therapist, deep tissue techniques can improve muscle health, relieve pain, and prevent stress.
  • Swedish Massage – This technique is also known as classic massage. It uses five different approaches to preventing muscle and joint pain. It has also been noted for preventing pain in patients with osteoarthritis.
  • Thai Massage – Thai techniques that therapists have learned in school, use yoga to relieve stress and improve muscle health. Therapists that have taken classes in southern Thai massage use acupressure while those that have attended schools that emphasize northern techniques use more stretching.
  • Physical Therapy – physical therapy can combine a variety of massage styles to meet the needs of people with injuries. Physical therapy might also use equipment to encourage muscle development and recovery. Therapists might, for instance, use inflatable balls to exercise foot muscles and improve balance. Massage parlors do not always offer the same level of therapeutic service. Physical therapists are certified to work in health care facilities.
  • Well Being – Many therapists say that physical therapy techniques can improve one's overall health and well being. This often refers to the relaxing effects of massage. Some therapists offer full body services that are designed to improve overall well being, while others concentrate on specific body parts, like the foot or neck, to help clients recover from stress and sports injuries.
    Well Kneaded Massage
    Our massage therapist in the local Bedford area provide a natural relief from chronic pain and discomfort. There are endless benefits to therapeutic massages, so see what they can do for you!
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    Our association is dedicated to promoting medical massage treatment as its own profession and part of the medical field. Look through our directory to find medical massage services near you.
    Massage Therapy Foundation
    Evanston, IL 60201
    Your source for the most experienced massage therapists around the country to help you relieve stress or any other ailment you may have. Try it today and experience the natural benefits!
    American Massage Therapy Association
    Evanston, IL 60201
    Our nationwide association represents all massage therapists, students, and schools. If you're looking to get into the industry or find a school to start your career, turn to our association first.
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    Carmen Delgado's Oasis Spa & Salon
    2613 E 3rd St, Bloomington, IN 47401
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    (812) 339-3193
    User Review: "I was afraid to try someone new for my waxing, but I am happy I did. Now I don't have to wait and go home for my services..." - Alexandra (IN)
    H H H Massage
    8914 Abel Hill Rd, Shoals, IN 47581
    Specializing in medical massage for all sports related injuries, muscle pain and much more. Our business also provides the best in therapeutical care and much more.
    (812) 247-2239
    Mystic Massage
    924 W. 17 St. Rm #6, Bloomington, IN 47404
    Certified Massage Therapist, anything from Deep Tissue to Swedish. Call for an appointment and treat your body as you would treat your car in maintenance and service.
    (812) 325-1655
    Z-Spa & Hair Salon
    1710 L St, Bedford, IN 47421
    (812) 278-9190
    Health Care Center
    3525 Mitchell Rd, Bedford, IN 47421
    (812) 275-4419
    Mystique Day Spa & Salon
    1819 M St, Bedford, IN 47421
    (812) 275-1007
    The Massage
    299 Wallner Quarry Rd, Bedford, IN 47421
    (812) 583-5110
    The Palms Day Spa and Salon
    1845 Steven Ave, Bedford, IN 47421
    (812) 279-5122
    Alleviate LLC
    2734 Washington Ave, Bedford, IN 47421
    (812) 275-4654
    Mira Salon and Spa
    581 E Hillside Dr Ste 101, Bloomington, IN 47401
    (812) 330-0399
    Custom Massage Works
    122 E Miller Dr, Bloomington, IN 47401
    (812) 339-5999
    Touchstone Wellness Massage & Yoga
    2864 E Buick Cadillac Blvd, Bloomington, IN 47401
    (812) 337-3529
    Balance Massage Therapy
    1565 S Piazza Dr, Bloomington, IN 47401
    (812) 334-3009
    Hoosier Family Chiropractic Inc
    3901 E Hagan St Ste C, Bloomington, IN 47401
    (812) 336-7552
    Mary Ann Bough D.C.
    3901 E Hagan St Ste C, Bloomington, IN 47401
    (812) 336-7552

    Sometimes the stress of the day becomes too much and your muscles tighten to the point of pain or immobilization. When this happens, you need to seek out a massage therapy parlor, where certified therapists will know exactly how to get your body back to a state of well being. The art of massage has been a physical healing tool since at least 2700 BC. The Chinese book The Emperor's Classic of Internal Medicine from that time promotes the massage of skin and flesh as a good health practice. We know this form of therapy was present in other Asian cultures as well as practiced in ancient Egypt. The therapeutic practice continued to move west, taking root in Greece and Rome around 100 BC, before finally hitting the bulk of Europe in the 1600s AD. In the 1800s, Swedish physician Per Henrik Ling developed a method of massage and medical gymnastics to relieve tension, but no real advancements in the physical therapy came about until the 20th century in America. The wellness boom has breathed new life into natural healing methods and more folks are going to school to become therapists. In these schools, students take classes to learn muscle relaxation techniques, like hot oil or stone therapy, full body, or deep tissue. The students learn what parts of the body are connected to the muscles of the foot, how to stretch a body properly for the Thai method, and how not to damage an unborn child during a pregnancy session. Many therapists who finish classes go on to work in parlors and spas, though some venture into sports medicine where foot and back therapy are especially important.
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