Deep Tissue Massage

Deep Tissue Massage Therapy

Deep tissue massage is a variation of Swedish massage that is principally offered to relieve the pain in the deeper layer of the muscle tissue. It is more applicable to those people who have suffered more stressful activities and who engage in rigorous workouts.

Deep tissue massage is used to treat a variety of physical ailments such as chronic pain and severe muscle tension. People who are recovering from surgery, the experts often recommend post surgical massage therapy to reduce scar tissues. Deep tissue massage can also be an effective treatment for an injured muscle since it helps to bring out the toxins from the muscles and helps tightens the muscle mass.

legs of a man massaged by the massager

Deep tissue massage is designed to relieve a deep muscle tension. Deep tissue massage is applied to both the superficial and deep layers of muscles and fascia. The treatment can be very intense and may be accompanied by some soreness and discomfort during and/or after the massage session.

 

Characteristics of Deep tissue massage

Relaxation *

Therapeutic *****

Intensity: Very Strong

Lubrication: Yes

Undressing: Yes

Tip: Depends on facility

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