Aromatherapy massage is one type of Swedish massage therapy where massage oil or lotions are used which contains essential highly concentrated plant oils. During this massage, these oils absorb through the entire body. This makes anyone feel relaxed and calm while others energize. In this massage, essential oils must be mixed with a career oils because they are not applied directly to the skin. Basically, this
massage uses the restorative properties of essential oils to relax and heal the entire body and mind. This massage is best for strenuous muscle-kneading session.
There is couple of theories how aromatherapy might work. This massage is the alternative therapeutic technique which combines the natural therapeutic properties of the essential oils and healing power of massage therapy. According to the full body Aromatherapy massage, while you massage with the oils, first your entire body will absorb the oils into your bloodstream and then it travel through your body and have an effect on a specific organ or function in your body. It combines the natural therapeutic properties of the essential oils and the healing power of massage therapy.
In the full body Aromatherapy massage technique, the desired effect is relaxation, so you are probably not going to find essential oils used in an intense deep-tissue massage. Special techniques are followed like here essential oils must be mixed with a career oils because they should never be applied directly to the skin. The actual technique doesn’t matter as the healing benefits of the oils. Today, several spa centers are there for providing good service of Aromatherapy massage under experienced personnel. This technique is commonly used with Swedish, lymphatic, neuromuscular, acupressure and reflexology massages.
You can get several benefits from this full body Aromatherapy massage. These are used to treat muscle pains, depression, asthma, stiffness, insomnia, congestion etc. the oils have purifying, calming, antibacterial, euphoric, soothing, aphrodisiac effects. Most of the benefits occur when you inhale their aromas and absorb them through the soft tissues in your nose and mouth.
- It reduces stress
- Encourage a healthy immune system to fight infection
- It helps to give strength our entire body and supports the body in its own healing process.