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Traditional Chinese Massage has been practised for around 2,000 years.
Tui Na Massage is one of the most popular forms of Chinese Massage today. It involves deep massage techniques that are applied over the whole body, especially the back, with many repetitions. Tui Na Massage is is often used for treating ailments such as chronic pain, musculoskeletal problems like sprains and strains, arthritis, problems of the digestive system, liver and the spleen.
An Mo Massage also incorporates many Chinese Massage techniques which are applied to the entire body. An Mo Massage is used to balance, calm and relax the entire body by using yang techniques.
Chinese Massage therapy is a wholistic approach to health care that aims to provide relief from physical ailments, and also relaxes and revitalizes the body and mind.
Chinese Massage stimulates the circulatory system and the nervous system. It is thought to provide relief from chronic pain and improves the strength and flexibility of the various parts of the body. Chinese Massage may also relax and re-energize the mind and is an excellent way of assisting with day to day stress and anxiety.