Deep tissue massage can be a useful addition to your massage therapy
offerings. It can result in positive benefits by helping layers of muscle
and fascia move independently while improving the quality of soft
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Described as a type of massage that works on the deep layers of the muscle and fascia in the body, deep tissue massage is administered, typically, by applying techniques that involve therapists using a firmer pressure to reach key areas that allow muscles and fascia to release. It’s usually a bit uncomfortable compared with Swedish massage and other more relaxing techniques.
Deep Tissue Touch: What It Is & Why It’s Requested
Deep Tissue & Deep Pressure are Not Synonymous
Deep Tissue Massage Techniques
Contraindications to Deep Tissue Massage
Body Mechanics for the Deep Tissue Massage Therapist
If you feel you’d like to complete the education necessary to offer deep tissue massage, and believe this would be a technique you could provide in a way that is healthy for your own body, then consider introducing deep tissue work to your skill-set.