In addition to the services offered below, I am also experienced in the massage of clients with Hypermobility & Hypermobility Syndrome (HMS), Multiple Sclerosis (MS) & Fibromyalgia

Remedial massage

Used to treat specific injuries, areas of muscle tightness and will work to increase range of movement in the body. The massage techniques used allow for deeper penetration into the muscle layers and relieve tension and tightness in the muscle fascia Treatments for lower back pain, neck and shoulder pain. Tight hamstrings and calves, Sciatica, hip and groin pain.

Shiatsu massage

During a Shiatsu massage you would lie on a mat and you would be fully clothed. During a home Shiatsu treatment you will feel a strong sense of relaxation. Shiatsu massage is a long-established Japanese healing art which branches out from the same oriental roots as Acupuncture, and is based on the meridian energy system. Through stimulation of the acupressure points, shiatsu helps to liberate blocked energy or areas of tension and strengthen and intensely relax the body.

Myofascial Cupping

Most people know that this ancient practice has been in use in China for thousands of years but it has also been used in Europe for centuries to treat many ailments. It is commonly used today to treat muscular aches and pains. Myofascial Cupping acts on the muscle by pulling on it, similar to deep massage. It will help draw out waste products and toxins in the muscles to the surface ready for the body to eliminate. As a result of this waste movement cupping can result in light to dark purple circles or tracks on the site of application. These generally fade quickly. Myofascial Cupping can be used in conjunction with massage or alone in a treatment session.

Manual Lymphatic Drainage

(MLD – Full body)

Lymphatic Drainage Massage is a manual technique which uses a range of gentle rhythmic pumping techniques to move the skin in the direction of the lymph flow. This stimulates the lymphatic vessels that carry substances vital to the defence of the body, and removes waste products

Pregnancy massage

Pregnancy is a state of wellness that is accompanied with many musculoskeletal changes. These changes affect joints, ligaments, muscles and even the organs of the body. Often there is associated pain especially in the lower back and legs. Appropriate massage techniques are required to allow these body changes to continue but minimise the associated discomfort and pain. Pregnancy massage can be performed throughout the pregnancy.

Relaxation/stress massage

Relaxation massage (also known as Swedish massage) uses soothing techniques to provide complete relaxation of your mind and body. Massage is well known to relieve stress, anxiety, muscular discomfort, tension headaches and muscle stiffness. Relaxation massage can help you relax and soothe away everyday stresses and strains, as well as helping prevent greater emotional and physical problems.

Functional Fascial Taping (FFT)

FFT is a unique way to assess and apply tape for musculoskeletal conditions creating an immediate analgesic effect and increase in range of motion. FFT encourages muscle firing and normal movement patterns. FFT is a simple drug free alternative that can be effective in modifying pain and increasing range of movement. The effects to the body encourage normal movement patterns for rehabilitation in a pain free environment. FFT is now used by therapists around the world and is accredited and endorsed by the Sports Medicine Australia – is great for frozen shoulder, tendonitis to name but two of the many conditions treatable by FFT

Ear Candling

Ear Candling, a safe, simple, non-invasive natural relaxing cleansing method, uses long hollow ear candles to extract earwax and other debris from the ear canal. The proponents of this method say that Ear Candling improves mental clarity and balances fluids that may cause headaches.

Oncology massage

An Oncology massage is adapted to an individual with a history of cancers, all this subject to your Doctors approval

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