Which massage is the most relaxing?
Myofascial Release Therapy is another type. This involves relaxing stiffness in the fascia (the connective tissue system that holds each muscle in the body), and releasing it. With light pressure, your therapist will massage or stretch tight areas.
Myofascial relief therapy, another type of bodywork, involves releasing stiffness from the fascia. The connective tissue that holds every muscle in the body is called the fascia. Your therapist will gently massage the areas that are feeling tight and apply light pressure.
Massage has been practiced over thousands of decades. There are more than 80 massage therapy options available today. You can choose from a variety pressures, movements, or techniques. All involve the manipulation of soft tissues and muscle with your hands. Sometimes, even forearms (or elbows) or feet can be used.