What is reflexology and how does it work:
Reflexology is a scientific method of diagnosis and treatment using techniques of pressure and stimulation of certain reflex areas of the feet , hands or ears and also of the dorsal muscles, which correspond to all organs and body parts.
What are the benefits of reflexology?
Reflexology , with reflexotherapist techniques facilitates the process of feeding the body cells and eliminating toxins. Reflexology also facilitates detoxification. Through its action in various anatomical segments, reflexology has the ability to boost immunity by increasing blood flow through oxygenation of body cells and to restore a proper lymph circulation , also alleviating pain by releasing endorphins ( pleasure enzymes) .
How a reflexology treatment is done?
Reflexology also called zone therapy , deals with the treatment using the massage of reflex points, diagnosed as sensitive. During the massage , the reflex points must be protected to not traumatize the surroundings areas .
For a diagnosis, should be taken in account : the pain located on an organ or organ system,the pressure of a diseased organ, the energy deficit of an organ or of the whole body.
Reflexology treatments can be applied regardless of age and sex both in curative sessions and in prevention sessions to improve your health ; can be applied also as a relaxation therapy, they work toward the normalization of the body energy ; it does not treat the symptoms of disease but its causes.
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