Traditional Thai foot massage has its roots in Ayurveda which is an Indian health and medical system. The treatment is considered as holistic which promotes good health and natural well being.
Thai Foot Massage in London
The Thai foot massage mainly draws attention to massage and stimulation of the reflex points of the feet. Techniques employs thumbs, hands, feet rubbing, kneading, stretching, vibration method and using of a Thai massage wooden stick.
The Thai foot massage combines massaging of pressure points and energy lines and by manipulating these points in the feet, the internal organs of the body are rejuvenated and the healthy flow of energy through the body is achieved. The massage works along Sen line (energy lines) of the feet and the lower leg and by focusing and working on Sen lines, blocked energy is released from the body and harmony is restored.
Benefits of Thai Foot Massage
- Reduces stress
- Helps with insomnia
- Assists relaxation
- Detoxification and strengthening of the immune system
- Improves circulation in the legs and feet
- Stimulates lymphatic drainage
- Boosts immune system
- Helps to increase oxygen in the body
- Reduces stiffness and improves flexibility
Thai Foot Massage Session
During the treatment, you will be asked to lie on a therapy couch.
Before I begin, I will wash your feet either in a bowl or by using wet wipes. It is a very relaxing start of the treatment. Then I will wrap one of your feet using a towel and the session may commence. I will continue with the massage sequence on the unwrapped foot and then repeat the same massage techniques on the other foot.
Thai foot massage encourages a deep relaxation and feeling of balance, so you might fall asleep during the treatment.
The Thai foot massage requires a consultation and reviewing of contraindication’s check list before booking a session.
The massage session will last approximately one hour.