Massage Napier

Pause from your hectic lifestyle and give yourself the vacation it deserves. A Relaxation massage to help soothe, alleviate and melt stress.

Restore rebalance and relax depending on your bodies needs. A combination of massage techniques specifically designed to relieve muscle tension, and to restore harmony and tranquility throughout the body.

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What Are The Benefits Of Massage?

Massage therapy can help in a number of ways. It can:

Promote relaxation: It can help to relax the body and mind, which can reduce stress and anxiety, and improve overall well-being.

Improve circulation: It can help to improve circulation by increasing blood flow to the muscles and other tissues.

Reduce muscle tension and pain: It can help to relax tight muscles and improve flexibility, which can reduce muscle pain and soreness.

Improve sleep: It can help to relax the body and mind, which can improve sleep quality.

Boost the immune system: It can stimulate the immune system, which can help to improve overall health and well-being.

Improve range of motion: It can help to improve flexibility and range of motion, which can be especially helpful for people recovering from injuries or who have chronic muscle stiffness or pain.

Help with stress-related conditions: It can help to reduce the effects of stress on the body, which can be helpful for people who suffer from stress-related conditions such as high blood pressure, insomnia, and digestive problems.

Let's Look At These Benefits More Closely

Promote Relaxation

Massage therapy can be a very effective way to relax both the mind and the body.

The physical touch and pressure applied during a massage can release endorphins, which are chemicals in the brain that act as natural painkillers and mood elevators. These endorphins can help to reduce feelings of stress and anxiety and promote feelings of relaxation and well-being.

The sensation of touch itself can also promote relaxation by stimulating the release of oxytocin, a hormone associated with bonding and trust, which can help to reduce feelings of stress and anxiety.

Massage therapy can also promote relaxation by slowing down the heart rate, lowering blood pressure and slowing down breathing rate. This physical effect can promote a sense of calm and wellbeing.

Improve Circulation

Massage improves circulation by increasing blood flow to the areas of the body that are being massaged. The mechanical pressure applied by the massage therapist’s hands during the massage causes the blood vessels to expand, allowing more blood to flow through them. This increased blood flow brings more oxygen and nutrients to the cells in the body, which can help to promote healing and reduce inflammation.

Additionally, it can help to break up and flush out any stagnant fluids or waste products that have built up in the tissues. This can help to improve lymphatic flow and remove any toxins that might be contributing to poor circulation.

It increases the flexibility of blood vessels and improve the overall tone and health of the cardiovascular system, which can help to improve overall circulation throughout the body.

Improve Sleep

It can improve sleep by reducing muscle tension, promoting relaxation, and decreasing stress and anxiety. When muscles are tense, it can make it difficult to fall asleep or stay asleep. A massage can help to loosen tight muscles and promote relaxation, making it easier to fall asleep and stay asleep. Additionally, massage can decrease stress and anxiety levels, which can also make it easier to fall asleep and stay asleep.

Massage also increases the release of serotonin and dopamine, which are neurotransmitters that help regulate mood and promote feelings of relaxation. Additionally, it can decrease the levels of cortisol, a stress hormone, which can also contribute to better sleep. Furthermore, massage can improve blood circulation, which can help to deliver oxygen and nutrients to the body’s cells, including those in the brain, which can also promote better sleep.

Improve Range of Motion

Massage can help to increase flexibility and mobility by breaking up and stretching out any adhesions or scar tissue that may be limiting range of motion. Massage can also help to relax tight muscles, which can also contribute to limited range of motion.

Additionally, it increases blood flow to the area being massaged, which can help to deliver oxygen and nutrients to the muscles and joints. This increased blood flow can help to promote healing and reduce inflammation, which can also help to improve range of motion.

Deep tissue massage or myofascial release techniques can be particularly effective in addressing chronic muscle tension and tightness, and can improve range of motion in the long term.

It’s important to communicate with the massage therapist about any specific limitations or pain you may have to ensure the massage is tailored to your needs.

Reduce Stress

Massage can reduce stress by promoting relaxation and reducing muscle tension. The physical touch and pressure applied during a massage can release endorphins, which are chemicals in the brain that act as natural painkillers and mood elevators. These endorphins can help to reduce feelings of stress and anxiety and promote feelings of relaxation and well-being.

The relaxation response that massage triggers can also help to lower blood pressure, slow heart rate, and reduce the levels of the stress hormone cortisol. Additionally, massage can increase the levels of serotonin and dopamine, which are ‘feel good’ chemicals that help improve your mood.

The process of massage also causes a distraction from the external environment and allows to focus on the present moment, which can decrease the mind’s tendency to ruminate on negative thoughts and stressors.

Shipping Details

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