Arguably, the best form of professional massage.
The philosophy is that the patient can heal himself if the restricting factors are removed.
The therapist job is to remove the factors that stop the patient's body from regaining a state of balance (homeostasis).
The word holistic means, treating the whole person (body, mind and spirit), not just the symptoms. It means looking at everything about the person, their job, home life, diet, exercise, products they use, emotions, sleep pattern as well as general health background.
The aim is to keep people in a balanced state, helping to prevent the onset of disease.
Oil is used.
Gentle Music is often played in the background.
Different techniques can be used on top of the seven basic strokes:
- Lymph drainage, etc…