This massage service utilizes lighter pressure to melt surface tension away. “I just want to relax”, is often a request, or for the person wanting to receive care during physical or stressful times. Drift off and replenish while the massage encourages your body and mind to shift into a more relaxed and settled state. It is designed to create calm and ease muscle fatigue.
“I was able to drift in and out, not quite awake, not quite asleep. I forget how good a massage can make you feel.”
To be effective, therapeutic massage must be tailored to your needs. Whether you are recovering from injury or illness, dealing with chronic tension and pain, Eileen addresses your specific areas of concern with this service. Treatments incorporate a variety of massage styles to help everyone’s unique body and pressure requirements. People looking for a more relaxing treatment, will want techniques that use less pressure during the treatment. Relief from an injury or chronic pain, a deeper pressure massage can be most effective. When deeper pressure is used, some soreness after the treatment can be expected.
“I could hardly turn my head without experiencing pain. Eileen helped to loosen the muscles in my upper body to regain motion in my neck. My family is happy that I can now turn my head while driving!”
Oncology massage is for patients currently in cancer treatment, and those that have a history cancer in their life. This massage is comfort oriented to ease the side effects of cancer treatments, medications, and the disease. Studies have found that overall, massage therapy reduced pain, nausea, fatigue, anxiety and depression in cancer patients.
“I was so thankful to go to Eileen before I had my chemo sessions. Everything about a cancer diagnosis is stressful, being able to get a massage from Eileen was a great respite. I always felt so much better after I saw her, I was able to face another day.”
Eileen is a member of the Society for Oncology Massage.