Experts estimate that upwards of 90% of disease is stress-related. And perhaps nothing ages us faster, internally and externally, than high stress. Massage is an effective tool for managing this stress. BrEASE Massage & Bodywork offers the following treatment styles.
A break-through hands-on technique that involves applying gentle sustained pressure into myofascial connective tissue restrictions to eliminate pain and restore motion. The fascia (connective tissue) is a flexible system that holds everything in place and in correct tension. Restrictions in the fascia cause disruptions in the balance of the body and its ability to function properly. Fascial work addresses more than the physical being, but also deals with emotions, trauma, depression, and many other aspects of the complete human being. “Without awareness, there is no choice.” - John. F. Barnes
Consists of alternating levels of concentrated pressure on the areas of muscle spasm. This method is good for working on specific problem areas of muscle spasms and cramps.
A full-body massage using long, slow strokes. Using lotion or cream for a smooth glide, this type of massage is ideal for relaxation and stress relief.
Specially designed for the pregnant woman, this massage uses pillows and cushions to provide support and comfort in a side-lying position. The recommendation for Pregnancy Massage is usually for the 2nd and 3rd trimesters.
Typically, a basic Swedish Massage that often includes positioning the client on his/her side part of the session with pillows to support arms and legs. This allows clients that are unable to lie on their stomachs to still have the posterior (back) side of the body massaged.
Using a massage chair designed to provide optimum support, this massage is done with the client fully-clothed. Chair massage targets the head, neck, shoulders, back, and arms.
Treating the pelvic floor (externally and internally) and/or breasts. A physician's prescription is required. Common symptoms treated include: