Each massage program is customized with the primary goal of enhancing the your well being. Choose from a variety of different techniques to best suite your personal massage needs. FIT Formula massage therapists have all completed the New York State licensing exam and can work with clients of varying health conditions.
Massage is one of the oldest forms of treatments and has been practiced for thousands of years. Despite this ,it has still been able to withstand the test of time and has continue to evolve to becoming the go to treatment in many musculoskeletal injuries as well as for general stress relief. Fitformula massage therapist have all completed the New York State licensing exam and are all more than capable of working with clients of varying health conditions. Each massage program is customized for client with the primary goal of enhancing the client’s well being. Clients can choose from a variety of different techniques all with the goal of achieving this purpose.
Medical massage is a result oriented form of treatment specifically directed to address medical conditions diagnosed by a Physician. The therapist may use a variety of massage techniques along with therapeutic exercises. The types treatments that may be employed are: Active or Passive myofascial release, muscle activation technique, trigger point therapy and cupping.
Swedish massage combines movement/manipulation of the joints with soft, long, kneading strokes, as well as light, rhythmic, tapping strokes on the superficial layers of muscle. By
relieving muscle tension, Swedish therapy can help to speed up recovery from training or an injury and be both relaxing and energizing.
Shiatsu and Thai Massage
Shiatsu massage incorporates varied intensities of rhythmic pressure on specific acupressure points. By applying pressure on these specific points, shiatsu massage can help remove blockages and increase the flow of the body’s vital energy. During Thai massage, the therapist uses his or her body to move the client into a variety of positions in order to compress the muscles, mobilize the joints, and apply acupressure to relieve stress from the body.