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Body Massage

Massage is among the most straightforward and most ancient forms of health care treatment used for getting rid of aches along with pain in your body and also for improving psychological issues like stress and anxiety. The massage involves the therapist pressing and rubbing the muscles and other soft tissues of the body, while employing varying levels of pressure.

Swedish massage

Swedish massage is often referred to as therapeutic massage. In this program, the therapist uses sleek and prolonged strokes, circular as well as kneading moves gently on muscles, using essential oil or product. This is very comforting and soft. If you have little or no past experience with massages then this is an excellent treatment to start with.

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Last updated - 12 June 2014
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