Pregnancy Aches & Pains

Pregnancy Aches & Pains

Q: Is there any way to minimize the aches and pains of pregnancy between massage treatments? A: Pregnancy produces some profound bodily changes in a very short space of time. Muscles and joints are having to continually adjust as the baby grows in order to move and...
What to Wear

What to Wear

Q: I’m never sure how much to take off/leave on for a massage treatment. What’s generally appropriate? A: It’s really up to the individual how much clothing is removed. Most swedish massage techniques use oil or lotion so skin-on-skin contact is...
Stuffy Nose

Stuffy Nose

Q: Why does my nose always get stuffed up when I get a massage? A: Almost everybody gets congested when they are in the “face down” or prone position. This happens due to the location of your sinuses and their ducts which are located in the front of your...
Flat Feet

Flat Feet

Flat feet or Pes Planus is a common condition. In infants and toddlers, the longitudinal arch is not developed and flat feet are normal. The arch develops in childhood, and by adulthood, most people have developed normal arches.