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Slide and Press
Place both thumbs on the heel and slide each thumb from the center of the sole to the edge of the foot.
Alternate the thumbs by using the right and then the left as you work up the foot towards the toes.
Loosening the foot with a back-forth movement
To accomplish this, first place the palms of the hands on either side of the foot with the fingers on the top of the foot. Ensure to keep the hands relaxed.
Gently push the foot forward with your left hand and pull …
We already know that the power of touch can register on so many levels of our physical, emotional and spiritual bodies. Touch therapies are the connection between matter and etheric levels of our energy. The greatest expression of acknowledgment can be as simple as the laying of hands on another to comfort, to love and to heal.
Adding music and its therapeutic aspects, can bring together the power of heighten awareness, moving the healing process to another level.
As a massage and music therapist, I have had the pleasure of having both …
It is important to be aware of the great archetypal history manifested by the practitioners which dates back over 6,000 years.
Our study of the ancient Egyptian doctors starts 4,500 years ago. They were among the first to study the human body scientifically. They became masters at setting bones, caring for wounds and successfully treating many illnesses. Egyptian artists preserved the history of surgery, anatomical observation and medical treatments through their meticulous record keeping.
Ed and Ellen Case of Los Angeles, while on tour of Egypt in l979, discovered a pictograph on …
Foot massage or foot reflexology has a Chinese origin. It dates back to more than 3,000 years ago and is used in the prevention and cure of many health ailments.
Some in fact say, foot massage dates back to ancient Eygyptian times due to archaeological findings in cave drawings in Egypt.
The principle of foot massage rests in the premise that the meridian network connects all tissues, organs and cells in our body. Each organ in the body is connected to a specific reflex point on the foot through the intermediary of …
Reflexology is just for the feet
Reflexology can be carried out on the feet, hands, face and even the ears! Foot reflexology is the most popular, and many reflexologists believe that the sensitivity of the feet makes them particularly suitable for treatment. Hand reflexology exercises can be given to clients to use between treatments as ‘homework’.
Reflexology is torture if you’re ticklish
Very rarely the case! As soon as you relax you’ll find that the firm, sure touch used by the therapist doesn’t tickle. I have never lost a client because they found …
Reflexology is the practice of strategically applying pressure to areas of the feet and hands as they correspond with specific body organs.
Reflexology is becoming a more and more popular term in today’s society. Like no other time in history, people are diligently seeking alternative medical treatments. So what is reflexology and how can it help you? I have outlined the basics for you.
What is reflexology?
Reflexology is the practice of strategically applying pressure to areas of the feet and hands as they correspond with specific body organs. …
Reflexology is the practice of strategically applying pressure to areas of the feet and hands!
Many studies have been done in relation to the effectiveness of reflexology. If you are unfamiliar with reflexology, here are the basics. Reflexology is the practice of strategically applying pressure to areas of the feet and hands as they correspond with specific body organs.
By stimulating nerves on specific areas of the feet and hands, we can stimulate blood flow and eliminate toxin buildup in the corresponding organs and systems of the body. Reflexology …
The healing properties of reflexology revolve around applying pressure to points in the feet to heal the coordinating areas of the body. Learn about the reflexology healing properties with tips from a certified reflexology practitioner in this free video on alternative medicine. Expert: Darya McNolty Contact: www.pyramidvt.com Bio: Darya McNolty is a certified reflexology practitioner with a loyal and growing client list at the Pyramid Wellness Center in Rutland, Vt. Filmmaker: Rich Alcott
First select a quartz crystal which has a very good polished/smooth single-terminated point.
Then remove socks, tights and/or footwear. Instructions below are for someone giving a crystal reflexology treatment to a ‘client’ – but this method is just as easily administered and just as effective if you are treating yourself. Also keep in mind that stimulating reflexes on the hands will work just as well as using foot reflexes – it is really your preference!
Crystal reflexology treatments may either be done lying on a massage couch or sitting in a comfortable …
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The first book to present the innovative Vietnamese method of facial reflexology
• Includes simple pressure-point massage instructions that can be self-administered and that provide immediate results
• Fully illustrated with easy-to-follow diagrams of 57 facial pressure points and their correspondences within the body
It is possible to rub certain zones of your face to relieve a backache or the beginnings of a migraine. It is lik… More >>
Facial Reflexology: A Self-Care Manual