For most people, touch therapy has come to be associated with healing whether of the physical or the emotional kind.
Touch helps heal the body with discomfort, whether it may be searing headache or an unbearable backache. It also helps relieve stress. It is also essential in helping heal and rejuvenate the mind and body.
The practice of acupressure by the Chinese and the employment of various oils in touch therapy have helped ease the body of pains and discomforts easily and quietly.
Essential oil of eucalyptus, lavender and peppermint oils that had long been employed by the ancient Egyptians and Chinese for their analgesic, antiseptic, antiphlogistic (reducing inflammation) and decongestant properties.
These ingredients make a powerful formula that brings all around relief to both mind and body. It is also recommended the use of winter green oil and menthol which provide a cooling effect for faster and comforting relief. These substances are known to soothe sore muscles.
Have you experienced headaches, backaches and other type of body pains? Apply adequate of essential oils with base message oil on your palm and rub it on the affected area. Gently massage your body until the oil is absorbed into your skin. After a few minutes, you will notice that the pain slowly subsides.
It is advisable to do this procedure two or three times daily or as often as needed. Are you tired and drained after a long day at work? Massage essential oils on your head, neck and shoulder areas.
You’ll notice that the therapy works when you start massaging your body, for it allows more blood to circulate in the brain area.
This effect is therefore, important to help certain glands to regulate the immune system of the body.