This type of massage is done fully clothed. The massage therapist uses body weight, while appling acupressure with fingers, thumbs, hands, knees, legs and feet, with stretching exercises. Thai massage is enganged with both the giver and the receiver. The treatment can be done on massage table or floor mat.
The aim is for the receiver to attain spiritual enlightenment, harmony, heal the body to promote better health and well-being.
Thai massage makes use of pressure points, called sen/meridian lines. Applying pressure to these points unblocks the flow of energy and restores balance to the body. Thai massage enhances increase circulation of blood and completely eliminate the toxins that cause pain and illness to the body.
Thai Massage focuses on clearing negative energy. Excellent for athlete's, pregnant women, or people who don't work out much who need to remove stagnant energy from the body to resolve specific issues. Thai Massage allows the client's body to be passive during stretches, loosen muscles, open joints and move energy that even the most physically active people can't do without assistance.
Pregnant women can enjoy this because they can lay sideways and get gentle work done on their back. neck and legs without the deep pressure. Like prenatal yoga, there is no draping involved, can wear yoga wear and feel comfy. Thai massage can help get hips open, loosen muscles that are overcompensating during pregnancy, like chest and back and helps them get ready for giving birth.