A deep massage for tensions, retention of liquids, detox, sport people
For use in massage, the bamboo sticks have different lengths and diameters of typically 4 to 15 inches are organically treated for health and safety reasons. The bamboo sticks can be used in various techniques and modalities, giving the therapist a lot of versatility and ability to focus on specific client needs. Bamboo massage can be compared to deep tissue massage, can also be combined with Thai, Lymphatic Drainage and Ayurvedic techniques, combine it with elements of Shiatsu to stimulate acupuncture pressure points.
A Natural Detox – Move over Toxins The rolling and kneading of the bamboo sticks stimulates and heats the body, thereby dissipating accumulated toxins. The enhanced circulation moving through the body, heart and lungs also helps to remove stagnant toxins. Similarly it improves lymphatic drainage and the removal of excess fluids. Bamboo massage is thus a perfect massage treatment as part of a detox and / or weight loss program. Stubborn Muscle Pain and Tension Melt Away with Bamboo Massage Similar to deep tissue massage, bamboo has the ability to release tension in major muscles through intensive kneading. It is especially effective for runners and cyclists experiencing tightness in their legs, feet and it bands as it softens and breaks down muscular tensions. It can enhance sports performance and endurance with just a few sessions. For women whose legs feel heavy and tight, the rolling and kneading with bamboo will soothe and alleviate discomfort, thus giving more vitality to their movements.
Given the stretching and elongating of muscles during the process, It is also of great benefit to anyone suffering from shortened muscles due to postural imbalances. For almost anyone suffering from neck, shoulder or lower / upper back pain or stiffness, the effect of the bamboo’s rolling, gliding and intensive kneading will give them a new lease on life with increased flexibility along with less soreness. Bamboo massage can accelerate rehabilitation for many injuries and the release of endorphins provides the body with a natural pain killing boost. It is recommended that for targeted problem areas that weekly sessions for the first month have most impact. After the issue(s) are resolved, monthly sessions are sufficient unless the massage is purely for rejuvenation, relaxation and stress reduction.
Reactivates and stimulates blood circulation
Can improve sleep quality and help insomnia
Helps manage respiratory ailments
Helps alleviate arthritic pain, particularly in the neck and shoulders
Improves nervous system functions and sensory nerve perception
Increases joint and muscle flexibility
Stimulates cellular activity to repair and intensely nourish the skin