Your body deserves a break. Not only is that at the heart of what we do at Pukkai Massage Clinic, but it’s literally in our name. Pukkai is the Thai word meaning resting your body, and we specialize in providing the ultimate remedial massage experience you need for healing and relaxation.
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People seek massage therapy for a variety of reasons – to reduce stress and anxiety, relax muscles, rehabilitate injuries, reduce pain, and promote overall health and wellness. Therapeutic massage has been used for centuries to improve overall health, reduce stress, and relieve muscle tension. Many studies showed that massage helps in support immune system function and decrease stress-related hormones that can lower immunity.
Remedial Massage is one of many types of massage therapy methods or modalities nowsday. Remedial Massage is a complementary therapy which recognised as a viable treatment including in extra cover in most private health insurances. In other words, Remedial Massage can be subject to a discount or rebate given by your health fund (Health Funds Rebate).
Remedial Massage aims to treat muscles that are damaged, knotted, tense or immobile along with treatments, remedial massage therapists will usually do assessment for clients too for better healing results. The pressure used can either be strong and deep or gentle and shallow, depending on the problem.
Relaxation massage also be called Swedish Massage or Swedish Relaxation Massage as its name is type of massage treatment that designed to promote relaxation as well as help relieving muscular tension, and also improving circulation and range of movement. This type of massage usually use gentle, soft to medium pressure and therapists usally use massage oil , lotion and sometimes balm if required.
Please note that Relaxation Massage is designed to give an overall relaxing and wellbeing feeling so it may not give you the long-term relief that you’re looking for. If the tension that’s causing the problem is deeper into your tissue or and requires different techniques and firm or strong pressure to release, you would most likely need a Remedial Massage/Deep tissue Massage.
There are many benefits of having a regular massage including benefits of having prenatal massage too. AAMT which is Massage and Myotherapy Australia indicated that there is no reliable research to demonstrate that massage is a cause of miscarriage. So, women can begin massage at any point during a pregnancy. However, many prenatal massage therapists will not accept clients until the second trimester of pregnancy. Because the first trimester carries an increased risk of miscarriage, and some therapists are concerned that the increased blood flow during a massage might be harmful.
During pregnancy, the ligaments in your body naturally become softer and stretch to prepare you for labour. This can put a strain on the joints of your lower back and pelvis, which can cause backache. The extra weight of your uterus and the increasing size of the hollow in your lower back can also add to the problem. Pregnancy Massage may help in in relieving these symptoms too.
Pregnancy Massage is designed to be a gentle massage and can involve many different massage techniques. As for pregnant women, studies indicate that massage therapy performed during pregnancy can reduce anxiety, decrease symptoms of depression, relieve muscle aches and joint pains, and improve labor outcomes and newborn health.
Again ,Postnatal massage can be as important and beneficial as Prenatal massage or pregnancy massage. Postnatal Massage is well known for relaxation, stress reduction, pain relief and other health benefits. In order to receive postnatal massage or not, we recommend you check with doctors that how soon you can begin the postnatal massage as each person condition is different.
Manual Lymphatic Drainage [MLD] is an unique, gentle type of skin massage technique that promotes lymph to drain out of a limb into an area that drains normally. Your lymphatic system helps eliminate your body’s waste. A healthy, active lymphatic system uses the natural movements of smooth muscle tissue to do this. However, surgery, medical conditions, or other damage can cause fluids to build up in your lymph system and your lymph nodes, a condition known as lymphedema. If you’ve ever had a surgery on or involving your lymph nodes, your doctor may have suggested lymphatic drainage massage.
Sport Injury Treatment Massage
Massage for sports injuries is a great way of taking care of injuries resulting from athletic activities. Massage for sports injuries is usually employed in the treatment of sprains and strains. Massage is also used in the treatment of sports injuries that are commonly known as trigger points. “Trigger points” are not bruises but are commonly thought of as knots in the muscles, or points of tension. Trigger points are painful to the touch. Massage for sports injuries help relieve the tension in these knots by helping to relax the muscle groups involved.