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Synonyms for shiatsu

treatment of symptoms by applying pressure with the fingers to specific pressure points on the body

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Shiatsu employs comfortable pressure across the body to balance energy flow.
Manufactured at the highest quality standards and with functions such as Full Body Massage, Shiatsu / Acupuncture, Air Compression, Reflexotherapy and others, the Japanese massage chairs can be used by adults and children for relaxation and therapeutic reasons.
Though Masciotti draws inspiration from people she knows in real life (Social Security's shiatsu therapist is a younger version of her mother), the play isn't a docudrama; nor is the text pulled from real-life interviews.
She has a deep understanding of her native Taiwan skincare traditions, blendiing her expertise in shiatsu, Pilates and oriental facial massage she creates a facial that doubles as an art form.
Includes economy class return flights from London to Italy; car hire with vehicle insurance (driver must have held valid UK driving licence for min two years); three nights B&B at five-star Vigilius Mountain Resort, South Tyrol, Italy; sharing twin/double room; one complimentary shiatsu massage and one complimentary hayflower and juniper treatment for each adult; plus standard travel insurance.
The women's symptoms, the court was told, were caused by working over-long shifts, and by using Shiatsu pressure-point techniques with heavy pressure and at fast pace.
This atlas anatomically depicts the extended meridians as used in Zen Shiatsu body therapy.
Aside from its close attention to providing full body relief, the HEC-DR7700 also has an ankle grip massage system for the legs, foot sole heating and shiatsu massage designed for the feet.
Stimulating Shiatsu pressure points gently melted away my tension headache.
Rappenecker (founder and director) and Kockrick (teacher, both Hamburg Shiatsu College, Germany) not only illustrate, but also explain their understanding of the anatomically extended meridians of Zen Shiatsu as described (verbally but never written down) by Masunaga.
Normally performed on a shiatsu mattress with the client wearing loose, comfortable clothing.
She then programmed the seat to give her a Shiatsu massage and settled down to watch the DVD on the screen that had dropped down from the ceiling.
But alternative or complementary Eastern therapies like acupuncture, shiatsu, and acupressure can help fend off injury and even speed healing.
A HEALING centre has been opened in Flintshire by Blue Banyan - a supplier of meditation and other products for yoga, Pilates, shiatsu, Reiki and crystal healing - which relocated from London to North Wales last year.
When your body is feeling stressed, work the kinks out with the Shiatsu Massaging Cushion SMB-300 ($149.