Reflexology vs Massage

Why Reflexology

Reflexology is not Massage

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Reflexology Therapy

  1. Applied to specific areas of the body (ears, face, feet, hands etc.)
  2. Promotes a response in an area removed from the stimulated reflex point.
  3. Only the outdoor clothing comes off.
  4. Uses small muscle movements of the hands, thumbs, and fingers.
  5. Improves the function of the organs, systems, and glands through reflexive stimulation.
  6. Healing is based on stimulating the nervous system through reflex points.
  7. Specialized understanding of reflex points and related anatomy.

Massage Therapy

  1. Applied to the whole body (muscles and connective tissue).
  2. Promotes a local response in the muscles and connective tissue.
  3. All the clothes are removed.
  4. Uses large muscle movements of the hands, feet, arms, and elbows.
  5. Changes soft tissue through direct stimulation.
  6. Healing is based on direct muscle and connective tissue contact.
  7. Specialized understanding of anatomy.