Marty offers an integrated massage approach that can include any of the following modalities.
Swedish Massage goes beyond a relaxation massage. Excellent for all over circulation. A perfect way to ease tension, increase breath and assist sleep.
Cupping involves putting cups on the body to create suction. Benefits include help with pain, inflammation, blood flow, relaxation. It’s said that five minutes of cupping equals 30 minutes of deep tissue without the discomfort.
CTT, Connective Tissue Therapy
CTT, Connective Tissue Therapy is a still form of manual therapy that offers deep tissue through energy then function. Helps relieve chronic tension, increase ROM, flexibility, and self-awareness.
NMT, Neuromuscular Massage
NMT, Neuromuscular Massage is also called Trigger Point Therapy. Pressure and friction are used on points of hypersensitivity to relax the muscle. Often there is referral pain such as sciatica, carpal tunnel, or headaches. Sometimes called “knots.”
Prenatal/Pregnancy Massage is a specialized massage for the soon to be a mother. Care is taken for relaxation along with an understanding of what changes the body goes through during pregnancy. Often sideline is used for comfort, lots of pillows, lots of TLC!
Hot Stone Massage
Hot Stone Massage is nothing better; it melts the muscles. Often used in conjunction with cupping.
Acupoint is a Chinese modality to help promote health and wellbeing. Fingertips and hands are used along energy points.
Reiki, energy work. A Japanese technique used for stress reduction and relaxation that promotes self-healing.