Massage therapy clinic in Montreal
What is Massage Therapy?
Massage therapy is a form of natural therapy combining a multitude of different techniques. It is meant to be the modern and structured version of touch therapy which has always been practiced around the world. This type of care is suitable for almost all clienteles, regardless of the age or general physical condition of the person and is practiced in a professional and ethical framework.
Depending on the techniques, the massage can include different maneuvers such as stroking, kneading, friction, percussion and vibration. It can be practiced with or without oil. If necessary, the treatment can be accompanied by essential oils, anti-inflammatory ointments, thermotherapy, hydrotherapy or wraps.
Benefits of massage therapy
Massage therapy provides many health benefits. Depending on the technique and application, massage can provide deep relaxation or relieve pain. Thus, there are two ranges of massage therapy treatments: relaxation treatments and therapeutic treatments.