Reflexology treatment is a gentle and non invasive therapy involving gentle pressure points on the feet, which reflect different areas of the body.
Reflexology treatment opens up energy pathways in the body, energising the physical, emotional and mental aspects. Reflexology treatment helps detoxify and rebalance the body, enhancing the flow of energy, as well as creating a feeling of relaxation and well-being.
Reflexology treatment is a natural therapy that is very balancing, harmonising and rejuvenating treatment for the body. Overall it is a deeply relaxing experience. Since Reflexology treats the whole person, not just the symptoms of particular problems, most people can benefit from treatment; therefore Reflexology can be considered ideal for:
- Stress related conditions
- Acute and chronic conditions
- Pain related conditions
- Hormonal imbalances
- Sleep disorders
- Babies, children, adults and the elderly
Sufferers of many diverse conditions have reported benefits from receiving Reflexology. As Reflexology is an energy therapy the uses are endless, below are just a few; asthma, backache, blood pressure, constipation, digestive disorders, hayfever, IBS, insomnia, migraine, skin conditions, sinus problems, oedema and lessening the chronic pain from conditions such as sciatica and arthritis.
As well as improving the overall balance of our bodies, Reflexology can be particularly effective in diminishing the symptoms of PMS and hormonal imbalances. The use of reflexology treatment helps our bodies function more efficiently so we are better able to conquer illnesses.
What happens during a Reflexology Treatment?
At your first appointment you will be asked questions about your health and lifestyle.
This in an important aspect of the treatment as it is beneficial for the therapist to have
an understanding of all factors that may be affecting your health, including how you feel physically and emotionally. The treatment itself is a soothing and pleasant experience.
Feeling any tenderness in specific areas, act as an indication of congestion in the related body area.
The treatment takes place with you lying in a semi reclined position on a professional couch. You will be asked to remove only your shoes and socks and your feet will then be wiped over with a refreshing solution. The treatment will commence with a relaxing foot massage and then beginning the treatment which involves the therapist applying a specific pressure all over the foot / reflex points, increasing or decreasing according to findings.
Clients may experience some discomfort in certain areas, however this will usually be brief
and it will indicate areas of imbalance in the body. Generally the treatment will feel wonderful, relaxing and soothing.Treatments will conclude with a relaxing foot massage.
How long should each treatment take?
A treatment session lasts approximately 45 to 60 minutes. The initial treatment takes a little longer allowing time for consultation and discussion.
To book a consultation for Reflexology Treatment Call 416.409.0422