Massage Therapy Techniques

Massage Therapy Techniques

Effleurage,Sliding,Gliding,Petrisage,Kneading,Compression,Tapotement,Percussive,Technique,Tapping,Percussion,Friction,Rubbing,Vibration,Static Touch,Holding,Static Vibration,Touch Without Movement,Static Coarse Vibration,Fine Vibration,Joint movementsAt Sunstone Massage we use a system of soft tissue manipulation, muscles massage, connective tissue, tendons, ligaments, and joints that covers:

Sliding, kneading and stretching with applied pressure intensities.  Manipulation of soft tissue by:

  • Effleurage – sliding and gliding
  • Petrisage – kneading and compression
  • Tapotement – percussive technique (similiar to tapping or percussion)
  • Friction and rubbing
  • Vibration
  • Static Touch (holding)
  • Static Vibration (touch without movement)
  • Static Coarse Vibration – fine vibration
  • Joint movements – 1st degree, 2nd degree, 3rd degree and 4th degree (mobilization and stretching)
  • Lymphatic Drainage
  • Trigger Points
  • Myofascial

Sunstone Massage Therapy – Re-define your Health.

Telephone: 647-233-2569