What is Chinese massage?
It uses kneading, chopping and stretching movements to relieve sore spots and blockages in the body’s muscular system. It is an integral part of traditional Chinese medicine, acupuncture, acupressure, Chinese herbs, cupping, Tai Chi and Qi Gon.
What is the difference between an Asian massage and a Swedish massage?
Each massage modality is unique and uses different techniques to best address the needs of the patient. One common trait you will find amongst the Asian modalities is that they are performed with the patient’s clothes on, unlike Western “Swedish” massages, which use oils and are done without clothing.
Do you wear clothing for a full body massage?
For a full-body massage, you can opt to keep your pants on or go completely in the buff. You’ll find that most massage therapists are very skilled at protecting your modesty and making you feel comfortable; you’ll never have to uncover anything you’d rather not.
What body parts are massaged in full body massage?
In a full-body massage, a therapist will massage the entire body during a therapeutic massage. Sessions typically last a minimum of 50 minutes which allows enough time to work over all the major areas of the body like the back, shoulders, legs, feet, arms, hands, and neck.