Remedial Massage is a form of manual body work, often described as a holistic method of manipulating the soft tissues of the body to have a specific effect and help restore healthy function.
When muscles have become tense from overuse, postural imbalances and dysfunctional patterns in coordination, balance, gait and respiration. Remedial Massage can provide a healing treatment. Techniques including deep tissue massage, myofascial release, trigger point therapy and stretching.
Remedial massage works like relaxation massage to increase the circulation to affected areas, increasing the rate of venous return from extremities, assisting with the removal of waste products and thereby decreasing recovery time. Massage facilitates the reduction of muscle and joint restrictions, to enable a return to the maximum range of movement, with increased flexiblity. Many people are using Remedial massage to ensure a return to optimal health and well being after injury, with Health Fund rebates regular treatments are very accessible.