Silkroad Massage of Bend, OR
Deep tissue massage is a type of massage therapy that focuses on realigning deeper layers of muscles and connective tissue. It is especially helpful for chronically tense and contracted areas such as stiff necks, low back tightness, and sore shoulders.
Modern investigation and research is proving that prenatal massage therapy can be a very instrumental ingredient in women’s prenatal care and should be given careful consideration.
Cupping therapy is an ancient Chinese form of alternative medicine in which a local suction is created on the skin; this mobilizes blood flow in order to promote healing.
Hot Stone massage is a deeply soothing, relaxing form of massage. The heat from the stones help tight muscles relax and increase the blood flow to the area being worked
Cold stone massage is helpful for sports injuries, sinus problems, menstrual symptoms, circulation, and energy levels. It provides stress relief and helps the body relax. This type of massage is also effective at allowing the mind to release feelings of trauma and anxiety. Marble stones are used with this treatment.
Swedish Massage uses five basic movements to increase circulation and, in theory, remove toxins from muscles. The therapist uses firm but gentle pressure, aided by oil to reduce friction, to compress and relax muscles, always stroking in the direction of the heart.