Massage therapy is the treatment of soft tissues of the body including muscles, connective tissues, tendons, ligaments and joints.It is a clinically oriented healthcare option that helps alleviate the discomfort associated with everyday and occupational stresses, muscular over-use and many chronic pain conditions.
At European Colonic Centre we offer quality hands-on treatments with an individual approach to each client, delivered by experienced registered massage therapists in a professional manner. Our clinic offers a variety of different massage services and holistic approach to health.
Swedish is a relaxing treatment designed to increase circulation using techniques to manipulate the soft tissues of the body. The benefits of this type of massage include generalized relaxation, dissolution of scar tissue adhesions, and improved circulation
Deep Tissue Massage
Deep tissue massage is a technique that is most commonly used as a therapy that is focused on one or more specific issues such as chronic muscular pain, injury rehabilitation and inflammation-related pain caused by arthritis and tendinitis.
Trigger point therapy
Trigger Point Therapy refers to the treatment of myofascial trigger points ( also commonly known as “muscle knots” ) which are painful, tense areas that are found in muscles and fascia. The objective of trigger point therapy is releasing or softening those knots to reduce and then gradually eliminate the associated pain. This release happens by applying various levels of pressure at different angels directly on the knot and then stretching the affected areas through a complete range of motion.
Aromatherapy is a specific type of therapy that incorporates the use of scented essential oils into a massage. This particular type of therapy enhances your massage experience and can help to achieve a deep state of relaxation as well as reduce pain and discomfort, relieve stress and anxiety and energize your body.We offer a variety of essential oils that each serve a different purpose. Your massage therapist will help you choose one that best meets your specific needs at the time of your massage.
What are the benefits of massage therapy?
- Relieves Pain
- Stress Relief
- Reduces Anxiety and Depression
- Improves Sleep
- Boosts Immunity
- Clears Toxins
- Relieves Tension Headaches
- Reduces Swelling
- Relaxes Muscles
- Improves Flexibility
What are the contraindications of massage therapy?
- Infectious or contagious diseases
- Kidney disease
- Severe pain
- Acute conditions that require medical attention
How to prepare for my first massage?
- Stay hydrated
- Eat lightly
- Take a hot shower
- Dress comfortably
- Arrive in advance
- Communicate your needs
- Relax during your massage
Treatments are Covered By:
- Health Insurance Policies
- Workplace Safety and Insurance Board
- Motor Vehicle Insurance Plans
- Cash, Credit and Debit Cards.