Tuina Massage

Tuina Massage
Tuina Massage

Tuina massage originating in China and is the oldest known form of massage. Based on Traditional Chinese medicine impacting the flow of qi energy.

This form or massage  uses a combination of hand and arms and techniques such as kneading, pressing, rolling, shaking, and stretching.

Similar to acupuncture, the practitioner stimulates pressure points in the recipient’s body. They aim to influence the flow of qi through the meridians, which are energy pathways in the body.

Tuina falls under the category of complementary or alternative therapies.

Individuals may use it to focus on a specific health concern, such as joint, muscle, or bone pain in the:

  • neck and shoulders
  • hips
  • back
  • arms and legs
  • ankles

According to The World Tui-Na Association, the technique can help with a range of health problems. These include:

  • musculoskeletal disorders, such as frozen shoulder syndrome, herniated disk syndrome, and whiplash
  • circulatory system disorders, such as hypertension and an irregular heartbeat
  • respiratory system disorders, such as asthma and chronic bronchitis
  • digestive system disorders, such as gallbladder inflammation and stomach ulcers
  • reproductive system disorders, such as menstrual irregularities and sexual dysfunction
  • While some people use tuina massage to manage pain or treat illness, others simply use the therapy to maintain good health and well-being.

By appointment only $80 for 30 min

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