It is a therapy form of massage aiming to cure and to prevent diseases, to improve blood circulation, and to relax the tensed, hard, painful muscles, to save vitality and agility. It is a perfect support for recovery after accidents. It is removing the excreta accumulated in the interstitial tissues, and increases the capacity of the muscles by activating the blood circulation of it. The skin will be rejuvenated, its flexibility will return.
Before the treatment we suggest you to take a warm bath supporting the relaxing of the soft parts.
The curative massages include Swedish, reflex-zone (segment, interstitial tissue, periosteal), lymph-, sport-, and refreshing massages. Curative massages are usually ordered based on the suggestion of the physician. In case of skin-diseases, pregnancy, or therapy targeting to block blood coagulation it is not indicated.
The reflex-zone massage, especially foot massage is suitable for diagnostic purposes also.
B. C. 5000 in China the massage has been used for curing, mainly by doctors and priests, they were treating problems of the blood circulation and the nerve system. Later most oriental nations used the massage as a treatment. In India it was performed both for health and ritual purposes, scented herbs and oils were used. The baby massage is also from India, when performing it the mother and the baby enjoy the minutes of tender touches and close relationship with each other.