Choose the massage that will best relieve your stress. MassageWorks of Sarasota in Sarasota, Florida, provides exceptional therapeutic massage, including Swedish massage. Learn more about the massage styles we offer including a description of what you can expect during your treatment.
Deep Tissue & Neromuscular Massage
A deep tissue massage focuses on spasm points of muscles causing deep paifn that may also affect other areas of the body. This powerful therapy normalizes and harmonizes two very important body systems, which are the nervous system and the musculoskeletal system. It works towards dissolving long-term pain patterns.
Swedish Massage is a system of massage using kneading, stroking, and friction techniques to promote relaxation, increase circulation, and reduce stress. The therapist, using massage oil, manipulates muscles with a variety of stokes.f Active or passive movement of the joints may also be part of the massage.
Shiatsu (Acupressure Point)
Shiatsu is a Japanese form of therapeutic massage, based on traditional Chinese medicine. It combines massage, gentle physical manipulation, and pressure along channels of energy called meridians. When the meridians are balanced, the tissues, nerves, muscles, and bones respond in kind, so everything becomes balanced.
Reiki Energy Balancing
Reiki Energy Balancing is a technique for stress reduction and relaxation that allows everyone to tap into an unlimited supply of life force energy to improve health and enhance the quality of life.
Cranial & Structural Soft Tissue Release
This treatment is a vital component of Structural Energetic Therapy (SET). The treatment releases the soft tissue restrictions of the normal cranial motion resulting in structural changes throughout the body. This can impact the body in phenomenal ways, such as enhancing the process of restoring homeostasis and healing. In addition, structural soft tissue release enables athletes to perform at a higher level after receiving the treatment; while all who receive the treatment, athlete or not, leave with a feeling of being more centered.