REFLEXOLOGY-WHAT IS IT?
The ancient healing art of Reflexology Its origins, Ancient Egypt 2,330 bc china 5,000 years ago.
Reflexology is a science that deals with the principle that there are reflexes in the feet which correspond to all of the glands, organs and parts of the body.
HOW DOES REFLEXOLOGY WORK
Traditionally it is believed that energy flows through invisible pathways called zones. There are 10 zones or lines which run the entire length of the body...from the top of the head to the tips of the toes. When energy becomes blocked dis-ease prevails. Reflexology helps restore the free flow of energy thus creating balance throughout the systems of the body.
Reflexology is ' NOT A FOOT MASSAGE ' it is a systematic pressure technique applied by the practitioners hands .In each session the whole body is worked on through the feet . The aim is to deeply relax the client releasing blocked energy, tension stress allowing the client to achieve balance and well-being. Sensitive areas indicate congestion, imbalance related to that particular part of the body and is identifying the energetic status of your being. On you first visit the Reflexologist will take a full detailed medical history. The session lasts one and half hour. It is recommended to have a course of six sessions (one -hour) to achieve maximum benefit .After treatment it is not uncommon for clients to experience tiredness, headaches reoccurring symptoms which the client had months ago, this is to be seen as positive steps from you bodies innate self healing responses.
- Circulatory problems
- Digestive system i.e. irritable bowel syndrome
- Muscular aches and pains
- Pre-menstrual tension
- Menopausal symptoms
- Anxiety, depression stress
- Immune compromised conditions i.e. M E