Treatment of joint and muscle injuries. Relieving points of tension and muscle spasm to decrease pain and increase range-of-motion, increase circulation, improve mood, aid in lymphatic flow and drainage, reduce muscle and joint pain, and improve sleep. Pre-op & post-op rehabilitation, sports injuries, motor vehicle accidents and WSIB injuries. Varying degrees of pressure and techniques are used from relaxation to deep tissue, myofascial release techniques, fascial stretching, trigger point therapy; all performed by highly skilled Registered Massage Therapists.
Reflexology is the natural therapy of applying pressure to various parts of the feet. It is based on the principle that there are reflexes in the feet which correspond to every part of the body. Specific techniques are applied to the reflex area of the foot to promote healing in the related part of the body.
Benefits include the relief of back pain, arthritis, bursitis and stiffness; alleviates foot and leg pain, plantar fasciitis and improves circulation; relieves stress, asthma, sinusitis, headaches and migraines; improves blood pressure and cholesterol; normalizes metabolism and detoxifies; relieves urinary and constipation issues, depression and anxiety. Reflexology promotes the body’s natural ability to heal itself.
For over 40 years Ultrasound therapy has been one of the most widely used passive modalities for the treatment of soft tissue injury, joint dysfunction and pain. It has been found to be especially beneficial in the treatment of muscle strain, tears, tendonitis, contusions, plantar fasciitis, scar tissue and more. Ultrasound uses sound waves and not mechanical pressure to elicit its therapeutics effects therefore, it can be used as a safe and pain-free alternative to a massage therapy treatment early in the acute stages of healing when the deep benefits of massage are desired but the pressure or friction of a conventional treatment may be too painful or contraindicated.
INDIAN HEAD MASSAGE
Warm nourishing oil is massaged into the face, head, scalp, neck and shoulders to increase oxygen to the brain, detox the body, release stress and improve circulation. This treatment can assist with a variety of issues:
* Prevents migraines and headaches by clearing blockages and improving the circulation of cerebral fluid
* Detoxifies the body by stimulating lymphatic drainage
* Helps to relieve sleeplessness and insomnia by relieving stress and promoting relaxation
* Promotes hair growth by increasing nourishment and oxygen to the scalp and hair follicles
* Relieves symptoms of anxiety and depression by increasing oxygen to the brain
* Increases energy and boosts mental clarity by resetting brain / body balance
A full therapeutic massage with the application of Cryoderm to an injured or compromised area. This technique is applied during a massage to open pores and maximize your ability to absorb the Cryoderm anti-inflammatory gel. Cryoderm contains: Arnica, Boswella, Eucalyptus, Ilex, Menthol, MSM and Peppermint Oil.
- Back, shoulder, neck pain
- Muscle spasms, sprains, strains, cramps
- Neuromas, neuropathy, plantar fasciitis, arthritis, bursitis and tendonitis
- Painful elbow, wrist, hip, knee and ankle joints
Aromatherapy is the use of plant extracts, known as essential oils, and other aromatic compounds for a variety of applications, including pain relief, mood enhancement, increased cognitive function, and the treatment or prevention of disease. Essential oils used during a massage aids in the treatment of muscle pain, migraine & headaches, allergies, sinus and respiratory issues, nerve and arthritic pain. Aromatherapy can improve sleep, regulate hormones, stimulate immune system, improve blood circulation, and improve skin conditions and Athletes foot.