Massage World Tour

The modern era is a blur of frenzy. It has become a literal human race, with people clawing each other to go higher and farther. The advancement of technology did little to help, instead feeds the fast-paced lifestyle with even faster gadgets and machines. No wonder there had been a sharp increase of lifestyle-related diseases. People are simply worn out.

Let’s stop. At least for a minute, let’s just stop. Breathe. Relax. Get a massage Charlestown.

Which one? Let’s tour the world and learn about the different massage techniques.

Stockholm, Sweden. In 1812 Henri Peter Ling developed the Swedish massage techniques at the University of Stockholm. For people getting a massage for the first time, Swedish massage is most recommended. Massage therapists use gentle pressure to make long smooth strokes, small circular movements, and kneading on superficial layers of the muscle. This gentle technique is for relaxation therapy. 

Egypt. Aromatherapy can be linked to the discovery and development of incense in Ancient Egypt. Aromatic medicine was first combined with beliefs of religion and mysticism. Modern day aromatherapy combines popular massage techniques while using aromatic fragrances or essential oils to relieve stress-related or emotional-imbalance ailments. Different aroma is selected for relaxation, rejuvenation, stress-reduction and mood alteration,India. Hot stone massage originated some 5000 years ago during the practice of the healing art Ayurveda. It was discovered that rocks, naturally made smooth by the running streams, are carefully selected then heated over hot coals. Once hot enough to be tolerated, the stones are placed along the body’s Marma points to relieve discomfort or ailment. Modern day use of Ayurvedic healing applies gentle pressure to the body’s energy centers. The warmth is comforting and loosens muscles tensions. If you want to learn more techniques of massage, visit this page.

Japan. At the start of the 20th century six-year old Tokujiro Namikoshi-sensei relieved his mother’s rheumatism by applying finger pressure on the swollen and aching areas. Thus, the origin of Shiatsu massage. Shiatsu uses localized pressure in a rhythmic sequence on acupuncture meridians. (CSSBC, 2014). Finger pressing each point for about 6 seconds improves the body’s energy flow and regains balance. The firm pressure sometimes leave soreness after the session. This technique is not recommended for people with low pain tolerance.

Thailand. Nuad Boran is an ancient healing art that originated over 2000 years ago in Thailand. However, the more popular Thai Yoga Massage today is an adaptation of that ancient healing art combined with Shiatsu acupressure and energy balancing techniques, Indian Ayurvedic principles, and assisted yoga postures. 

Now that we’ve toured the world, we’re exhausted. All that information must be giving you a headache. Forget the massage. Why don’t we just go to a brothel? Let’s order two escorts for each of us, and have them work on us with some other Indian stress-relieving penetration techniques. What’s that K word? Yes, that one. What do you say, eh?

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