Christi Dean, Therapeutic Masseuse in Santa Fe, NM

Therapeutic Massage Modalities

Hydrotherapy

HydroTherapy incorporates the use of water for treatment and pain relief.  Hot packs are used for chronic tension, pain and discomfort. Ice therapy is done when an immediate or acute injury has occurred in which hydrotherapy can assist in reducing swelling and inflammation.

 

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Myofascial Trigger Point Therapy

Myofascial Trigger Point Therapy aims to release muscular tension and allows an unwinding of fascial restriction and adhesion.  This type of treatment is specifically geared toward structural and postural changes.

 

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Neuromuscular Therapy

NMT is a type of treatment to promote recovery from acute and chronic pain syndromes which utilizes specific massage techniques, flexibility stretching, and home care(stretches and exercise) to eliminate the causes of most neuromuscular pain patterns.

 

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Hot Stone Massage

Hot Stones are used to penetrate deep into your muscles, the warmth of the stone allows the tissue to open up and soften instantly. Stones of the earth allow you to feel even more connected and whole.

 

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Deep Tissue Massage

Deep tissue massage targets the deeper muscular layers and fascia. This type of treatment is done first by warming up the superficial muscles, then pressure is adjusted by adding stronger, slower massage technique and form.

 

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Swedish Massage

Swedish Massage techniques are integrated with gentle and firm movements, in helping to expand and restore your body's accesibility and functions.  A session of Swedish Massage is a very relaxing reward!  A Deeper Breathe of Air awaits you after this full body awakening.

 

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