Massage therapy is an art. Learn the art in the right way and with well-trained professionals. If you are passionate about learning the massage therapy, you have to know several options available in this modern world . And also you should always be on your toes to update yourselves about sports massage courses, the new therapies and massages.
You are unique
Everyone likes to get pampered and relive their stress. But you decide to pamper others and relieve others stress by art of Massage Therapy. Your thinking is unique. Kuddos to you. All the best to become a Masseuse or Masseur.
Why massage therapy?
In this ultra-modern world, people are super busy with their corporate works and gadgets. They are sitting continuously for more hours which causes the body pain. They have pressure on their work to achieve targets or complete the work. Here they lost their peace. So they are disturbed mentally and physically. After working for a long week, they deserve a spa treatment. In weekends they decide to go for spa to get massage treatment. They charge themselves for the week ahead.Massage Therapy is not only for to relieve the stress. There are some massage therapies which is used to heal the pain in some parts of the body. Eg: orthopedic testing. And also there are some massage therapies for specific genres. Eg: clinical sports Massage for sports person.
Different types of Massage Courses
1. Orthopedic/Medical Massage Course
This Massage is different from therapeutic Massage. This Massage is for the people who underwent the injury or surgical procedures. This massage should carry out with doctors’ advice. If Doctor Feels, Massage will benefit to the patient recover from injury or surgical pain, then the proceeding will be taken. This course have high demand in hospitals.
2. Spa Therapy
The Spa therapy envelopes different therapies which includes health, fitness and nutrition. Mostly, this therapy helps to relax the body and mind. There are also spa therapies which is used for healing. This therapy is used to regain your energy and feels fresh. This therapy is used by all category people.
This course helps you to specialize in particular Modalities. You have to be perfect at least 5 – 8 modalities to get the course completion. This is one of the course to get a membership as a registered Psychotherapist.
4. Thai Massage
Thai Massage is the ancient method of healing and to relax the body muscles. It is done with the combination of methods like acupressure, Indian Ayurveda principles and with Chinese medicine. As the name says, this massage is famous in Thailand. Tourists are attracted by this massage.
5. Swedish Massage
As the name says, it is originated from Sweden. This massage is popular in west. It also relieves body and muscles pain. It energizes the person. This Massage is carried out with certain strokes, stretching and kneading the muscles in the direction of blood flow to the heart. This massage also have high demand.
6. Cosmetology therapy
This Therapy is the combination of beauty therapy and also healing therapy. It studies about the anatomy of body. And based on that, it provides therapy. This course also consists of orthopedic testing and clinical sports Massage. This massage concentrates from head to toe treatment. It also consists of hair do and hair styles too.
7. Aromatherapy Massage
This massage is carried out with the combination of concentrated essential oils, aroma oils and plant oils. Though this message does not have any specific health benefits, it helps to improve the general well-being.
8. Hot Stone Massage
Hot Stone massage is also one of the relaxation massage. This massage uses stones as the extension of the massager hands. These stones are sterilized and heated for the massage. Each spa has its own versions of like river stone Massage, lava stone Massage etc. This massage helps to expand the blood vessels and gives relief from chronic pain and also it gives relaxation. This massage is very effective. This massage is in high demand because there is lack of proper and efficient hot stone therapist. This massage need lot of practice and passion. And also this massage is very effective.
9. Sports Massage
This massage is specially designed for sports person. This massage mostly concentrates on muscle stretching and flexibility. It also helps to prevent muscle injury. This massage gives more importance to neck, back, shoulders, elbow, hands, knee and toe.
To be in this profession, you should be updated always and ready to learn anytime. This profession is not about marks and targets, this is about passion of the art. If you have the real passion, go for it.