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DEEP TISSUE MASSAGE
It treats the deeper layers of muscle and connective tissue of the body to alliviate chronic pain, inflammation and injury.
Therapists utilize slow strokes or friction/pressure techniques across the grain of the muscle with the fingers, thumbs or elbows. The purpose is to reshape and realign the muscles and connective tissue, recovering habitual holding patterns.
Patients often feel sore after taking the massage but the benefits are significatives post, especially for painful muscles, repetitive strain, postural problems, or recovery from injury.
However, this method has to be applied by skilled practitioners because a not proper application can cause a severe injury.
Other massage styles that are derived from deep tissue massage are: Rolfing, Trager, Hellerwork and Feldenkrais.