Northwest Massage Therapy

17 W. Irving Park Rd., Roselle, IL 60172  (630) 351-CALM

 

 

 

 

 

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Benefits of Massage Therapy

 

Most people think massage therapy is just for relaxation.  But, the truth is there are many far reaching benefits; both physical and mental that can be realized with the right therapist. 

Listed below are just some of the benefits of massage therapy. 

Physical Benefits of Therapeutic Massage-

Helps relieve stress and aids relaxation

Helps relieve muscle tension and stiffness

Promotes faster healing of strained muscles and sprained ligaments; reduces pain and swelling; reduces formation of excessive scar tissue

Provides greater joint flexibility and range of motion

Improves circulation of blood and movement of lymph fluids

Helps relieve tension related headaches and the effects of eye strain

Treats musculosketal problems

Assists with rehabilitation post operative and after injury

 

Mental Benefits of Therapeutic Massage-

Helps relieve mental stress

Enhances capacity for calm thinking and creativity

Fosters a feeling of well-being