The Unsung Virtues of Massage Therapy
Massage is a method that is being recommended even by an increasing number of doctors. As a therapy, it has a relaxing effect on tissues, muscles and the entire body. The well observed are the ones that most people keep repeating such as it lowers blood pressure, etc. However, the changes it brings can extend to levels deeper than just simple relaxation. Massages provide psychological and even emotional benefits that are next to impossible to measure or define.
Massage provides introspection, inspiration and insight. The reason for all these being that the touch of a massage therapist has significance. Massages remind a person what it feeling good actually is and a person needs this to grow in a mental as well as emotional sense. This motivation brings about a sense of well being that is very essential.
Neurology clearly states that facial expressions and posture strongly influence one’s emotional state. During a massage, the therapist focuses on the posture while the massage recipient receives relief which is important for his facial expressions, thus ensuring emotional maturity. Regardless of whether it is the intended goal or a side benefit, the skin and other senses feel rejuvenated bringing about calmness and a new sense of awakening to a person.