Only some 50 years ago massage became recognized as a stand-alone modality that was practiced as an end in itself. Today, it is practiced in more and more contexts and venues. How can we as massage therapists or bodyworkers leverage this growth?
The Abhyanga massage of course! It sure is a unique and quite surprising experience for the first-timer, as it differs from conventional forms of massage in several ways. Here I will tell you about my first contact with the Abhyanga massage in India…
The Abhyanga massage is believed to generate harmony between the body, mind and spirit, in addition to relaxing the muscles and hydrating the skin because of the high amount of oil that is used.