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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.
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    Well Kneaded Massage
    Our massage therapist in the local Lakeville 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!
    American Medical Massage Association
    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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    Massage Envy
    6842 N Rochester Rd, Rochester Hills, MI 48306
    Offering professional Massage Therapy for 30 minutes to two hours per session.
    (248) 266-6247
    Ria'a Touch
    51424 Van Dyke, Shelby Two, MI 48316
    Our therapeutic bodywork will return you to a pain-free, active lifestyle, even if you think it is too late or have been told that you will have pain forever. Call us for a list of specializations.
    (586) 718-6353
    Massusie Massage Therapy
    47507 Van Dyke Ave, Shelby Township, MI 48317
    We are the only local massage therapy office completely focused on improving well being using therapeutic grade organic essential oils in every massage.
    (586) 726-9600
    Genesis Therapeutic Massage
    206 S Main St, Romeo, MI 48065
    (586) 336-0075
    Academy of Massage & Bodywork Inc
    253 S Main St, Romeo, MI 48065
    (586) 336-0222
    Traci's Therapeutic Massage
    64401 Van Dyke Rd, Washington, MI 48095
    (586) 752-6565
    Essential Touch
    20 W Clarkston Rd, Lake Orion, MI 48362
    (248) 287-2072
    Caring Chiropractic Clinic
    4942 N Adams Rd, Rochester, MI 48306
    (248) 754-1777
    Lavida Massage
    556 N Lapeer Rd, Lake Orion, MI 48362
    (248) 693-0820
    A Healthy Knead by Shantel
    480 W Tienken Rd Ste 3, Rochester, MI 48306
    (248) 652-4159
    Spa On The Lake
    302 S Broadway St, Lake Orion, MI 48362
    (248) 693-2999
    Head to Toes Massage Therapy
    121 S Washington St, Oxford, MI 48371
    (248) 236-4202
    Soothe Your Soul
    20 Hudson St, Oxford, MI 48371
    (248) 236-9855
    De'anna's Electrolysis
    57309 Van Dyke Rd, Washington, MI 48094
    (586) 677-0790
    Total Balance Therapeutic Bodyworks
    58275 Van Dyke Rd, Washington, MI 48094
    (586) 992-8146


    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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