Bamboo Massage

Bamboo symbolizes for Japanese, Indonesian and Chinese sexuality, fertility, prosperity, longevity and life energy. This plant is one of the most desired beauty ingredients of today. Bamboo massage is not just bodywork. It has ancient roots and much more than a new trend. With the help of the bamboos, deep-tissue work is possible. Massagers can use oils during the massage. It energizes and calms you creating balance for you physically and mentally. It rejuvenates you at deeper levels. Bamboos are one of the most multifaceted plants on the Earth and they are very popular because of its perseverance under very harsh circumstances.

Bamboo Massage in Budapest

During a bamboo massage, heated bamboos are used to work the deep tissues of the body. Actually, it is an innovative method of Swedish massage. The bamboos are rolled and kneaded, and in this way you can experience a deep level of relaxation and long-term well-being. It is considered to be a preventive therapy against the modern-day stress and it helps cope with several emotional and physical problems.

Improve your skin tone

As many other massages, bamboo massage can improve the texture of the skin. The extract from the bamboos aid your body to be able to absorb essential minerals such as magnesium, potassium and calcium. It soothes your skin. The masseur may use some lotions and creams. The use of the extract of bamboos can alleviate psoriasis and eczema. It contains antioxidants that can help minimalize wrinkles.

The technique of the massage

Your masseur will use organically-treated bamboo canes. The canes have different diameters and lengths and they are warmed at room temperature. The longer ones are used for gliding and the smaller ones are used as tools for detailed work. A cane of the bamboo replaces a finger of the masseur. In this way, bamboo massage is a firmer and deeper massage. The cane is rolled over the muscle with a professional stroke. Several therapists are able to combine the elements of Thai, Shiatsu, Indian Ayurvedic and traditional Chinese massage techniques. This way, they are able to reach the best results. The massage improves your circulation, provides a deep sense of serenity and stimulates the nerves. It is a cure against the accumulated toxins and poor circulation. Working on the muscles releases the tension in your body. It helps insomnia by releasing shoulder, neck and upper back tensions. It can be an aid to your depression and can increase your mental clarity. It is a fantastic tool for releasing endorphins which are your natural painkillers.

Bamboo massage may seem to be similar to hot stone therapy. In fact, you will experience similar warming and soothing effect. But a bamboo massage has great benefits: it takes not so long than a stone massage. Additionally, bamboo holds the heat longer than stones. A heating pad is used to wrap the bamboo sticks to warm them.

A famous masseur, Nathalie Cecilia has a great role in popularizing bamboo massage. She started using bamboo sticks in 2004 for the first time. The reason for using this was that her wrists and hands started hurting during deep tissue work. With the help of the bamboo sticks, she was able to do the deep tissue work with strength and deep pressure.