Western Massage Techniques provided to Folsom
Western Massage Techniques
Western massage techniques focus primarily on the body to promote relaxation, improve blood circulation and relieve muscle tension. Intense Therapy LLC techniques include a variety of applications provided by trained and certified massage therapists who carefully assess your condition and recommend the most suitable treatment.
Located in Folsom, CA serving Folsom and surrounding cities and areas.
CALL US AT (916) 817-2424 to schedule an appointment in our Folsom office.
Deep Tissue Massage
A technique that provides relief for chronic aches and muscle tension that may include the neck and shoulders, upper and lower back and leg muscles. Deep tissue massage releases chronic muscle tension using deep pressure and slow strokes that go into the fascial layers of muscle tissue at the source of an injury.
Lymph Drainage Therapy
Intense Therapy LLC massage therapists assess the body’s innate healing systems and incorporate soothing and deliberate massage therapy techniques to flush toxins, waste and excess fluids that cause tissue inflammation. Commonly applied to the face, neck and joint areas, this treatment improves circulation and enhances the body’s immune system.
The scientific art and system of the assessment of and the manual application to the superficial soft tissue of skin, muscles, tendons, ligaments, fascia, and the structures that lie within the superficial tissue by using the hand, foot, knee, arm, elbow, and forearm through the systematic external application of...
The practitioner applies moderate pressure to release tension and improve mobility due to injury in the muscles and surrounding tissue. Kneading style strokes stretch and loosen the fibrous bands within the nerves and joints that extends to provide relief to muscles and connective tissues.
Carried out by a trained and certified Intense Therapy LLC massage therapist, positional release moves both the muscle and joint simultaneously to achieve a full release of tension and restore pain-free movement. Positional release is an effective technique that restores joint mobility, relieves fascial tension and muscle spasms while addressing a range of soft tissue dysfunctions.
Post-natal massage relieves the overstretched ligaments of the lumbar and lower back areas and can also help normalize hormone levels following childbirth.
Pre-natal massage promotes relaxation and can help to relieve strained neck and back muscles particularly during the second and third trimester when the extra strain on your back is most pronounced. Intense Therapy LLC pre-natal massages are given by specially trained therapists who ensure your comfort and safety.
One key to beautiful skin is through exfoliation or the removal of dead skin cells. This refinement of the epidermis, not only makes the skin feel smoother; but actually accelerates the growth of new cells.
Medical massage can address such conditions as sciatica (presenting as piriformis syndrome and/or sciatic nerve neuralgia), carpal tunnel syndrome, tennis & golfer’s elbow (lateral & medial epicondylitis), essential hypertension, plantar fasciitis, shoulder impingement, thoracic outlet syndrome, and other connective tissue problems.
With its roots in acupuncture, reflexology is the application of pressure on precise points of the hands and feet to stimulate healing energy in corresponding parts in the body. Not to be confused with a simple foot massage, reflexology promotes relaxation, improves blood circulation, reduces pain and promotes overall well-being.
Myoskeletal Alignment Techniques
The trained myoskeletal alignment therapist will have passed a rigorous course designed by Erik Dalton, PhD in the 1980’s his course helps massage therapists determine if neck or back pain originates from muscles, ligaments, joint capsules, or nerve impingement.
Our dedicated team of trained sports massage therapists concentrates on relieving muscle soreness from overuse due to athletic training or competition while increasing range of motion and flexibility. Intense Therapy LLC provides flexible sports massage scheduling prior to, or following, competitive events that soothe and restore muscle tissue and reduce stress. Soft-tissue Mobility / Soft Tissue Release Techniques utilized.
One of the most popular techniques for physical relaxation and stress relief, our Swedish massage practitioners soothe aching muscles with a therapeutic touch that offers deep relaxation and loosens the top layers of muscle tissue.
Trigger Point Therapy
A massage technique that alleviates pain through isolated pressure and release of specific trigger points on the body. Treatments provide relaxation and significant relief from chronic pain.