What is Thai Foot Massage?
Thai foot massage – an ancient Asian type of massage that is very popular in South East. Thai massage masters believe that the feet are the “energy gate” of the body, as on the plantar surface of the foot there is a huge number of receptors, which are not used in humans, who rarely walk without shoes. Yet these receptors are intended for harmonization of the central nervous system and reflexively influence on its activities.
Closed and tight feet lead to poor health, depression and subsequently to various health problems. In addition it is considered that a good massage is not possible without “opening” the feet.
Many global health centers use a Thai foot massage in their treatment programs as effective foot massage affects the internal organs and systems of the body. In this case, foot massage is safe and has virtually no contraindications.
Effects of Foot Massage
The impact in the Thai foot massage is performed through reflex points and zones of the foot associated with the activities of organs and body systems. Therefore, foot massage gives a large number of diverse and wonderful experiences. The client often feels as if the impact is performed on the whole body.
The stress zones and sealing of soft tissue of the foot, as it indicates the presence of a problem in the organs and systems of the body corresponding to the given point. By the presence of such stresses experienced master of Thai massage can diagnose the condition of the body and determine what organs and body systems need enhanced attention.
Thai masters have a good command of various methods of influence on foot, working with their phalanges and fingertips, fists and base of the palm. Also this massage uses a special wand for foot massage.
How Thai Foot Massage is Performed
Master gently and effectively regulates the work of all your body, affecting the acupressure points of the foot with his fingers and a stick for foot-massage. These acupuncture points are the projection of organs and systems of the human body.
The foot massage begins with a traditional feet washing. In Thailand, it is a kind of traditional ritual carrying a lot of cultural values. Thus, the master as shows once respect and disposition to the client.
After sliding, surface movements, the masseur prepares the feet to reflex massage. Then the master performs stretching movements, affecting the ligaments of the foot. The masseur handles the reflex points of the foot from the fingertips, descending to the heel and climbing up the leg almost to the knee with the pressing and deep squeezing movements. Massage ends again with the sliding movements of the palms across the foot.
The Duration of the Course:
In order to feel the miraculous effects of foot massage you need to take approximately 8-10 treatment courses. But even one treatment will improve your health, bring the stock of positive emotion and give you vigor and vitality.
Please remember, that regular Foot Massage:
- Enhances the function of internal organs and body systems
- Strengthens the immune system
- Increases metabolism
- Improves the activity of the central nervous system (improves sleep, eliminates the effects of stress, stimulates the brain and improves memory)
- Increases blood circulation and lymph flow
- Harmonizes blood pressure
- Emotional impact – improving the sense of support, confidence
- Infectious diseases of the skin
- Varicose veins
- Massage for those having chronic cardiovascular diseases, disorders of blood pressure and diabetes is different and it is necessary to warn the masseur in advance
The work of masters after 22:00 Payable in double tariff, discounts do not apply.