Category: Swedish Massage in Santa Barbara

Massage: Why do I feel ill or sick after my massage? It’s rare during a massage but it does happen!

Massage: Why do I feel ill or sick after my massage? It’s rare during a massage but it does happen!

I’ve done well over 15,000 massages and feeling sick after a massage is not a common reaction, but it can happen occasionally. Massage therapists are aware of this phenomenon, and that it usually affects clients who are a first-time massage recipient or someone who has not received massage for quite some time. The worst cases of a post-massage “healing crisis” feel like a full blown flu. Let’s explore what causes this phenomenon and whether a post-massage glass of water can prevent it?

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Swedish Massage, Santa Barbara, Goleta, for Stress Relief, Muscle Pain and Relaxation – Switch Gears and get a Swedish Massage

Swedish Massage, Santa Barbara, Goleta, for Stress Relief, Muscle Pain and Relaxation – Switch Gears and get a Swedish Massage

As the best-known type of bodywork performed today, one of the primary goals of the Swedish massage technique is to relax the entire body. This is accomplished by rubbing the muscles with long gliding strokes in the direction of blood returning to the heart. But Swedish massage therapy goes beyond relaxation.

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Sports Massage for Weight Training, Massage for Resistance Training, Resistance Bands, Circuit Training, Kettle Bells, Cross Fit, Tae Bo, Aerobics, Boot Camps, Spinning and Many Other Sports

Sports Massage for Weight Training, Massage for Resistance Training, Resistance Bands, Circuit Training, Kettle Bells, Cross Fit, Tae Bo, Aerobics, Boot Camps,  Spinning and Many Other Sports

Massage for Weight Training
Improves Flexibility. In order for you to experience optimal performance each and every time you lift weights, you must be flexible. …

Increases Circulation. Sports Massage therapy not only loosens tight muscles but also improves circulation. …

Decreases Tension. Sometimes it’s not easy to relax. …

Inspires Sleep. …

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Athletic Injury, Sports Injuries, Barefoot, Trigger Point, Cupping, Therapeutic Deep Tissue Healing Massage, in Santa Barbara, Goleta

I work with many types of top-level athletes to restore health and muscle function and help them avoid sports injuries.  Deep tissue massage helps in pain relief and injury rehabilitation to overcome sports injuries, stay healthy and perform at your best. If you’re injured, call me. Here a list of some of the major sports injuries that I work on. Achilles …

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Massage for Diabetes

              The benefits of massage therapy are incredible and can range from stimulating the lymph system, lowering the blood sugar levels, to removing toxins from the body. Massage improves the blood circulation in the body and reduces the ill effects developed due to diabetes such as hardening of arteries. In the U.S., more than …

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Body Tension / Stress Reduction

  Muscle body tension refers to the condition in which muscles of the body remain semi-contracted for an extended period. Muscle tension is typically caused by the physiological effects of stress and can lead to episodes of back pain Stress reduction refers to various strategies that counteract this response and produce a sense of relaxation and tranquility.   What is the …

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