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What to Expect from Reflexology Treatment

Reflexology is a treatment where pressure is applied to certain points on the feet, hands, or ears. People who practice reflexology believe that these points correspond with different body parts, organs, and systems and that applying pressure to these points can be a factor in someone’s overall health. Reflexology is an ancient method that has been passed down dating back to early Egypt. It is believed to be beneficial in restoring balance and harmony in the body and when done properly release the tension in the body. People use reflexology to help them in many walks of life and seek the treatment quite often.

The Treatments
If you are interested in reflexology treatment in Whitby ON, you should expect your first session to begin with you giving a brief health history, to a therapist. Knowing your personal health histories is important in knowing whether reflexology is a method you should consider using. Most treatments then move onto your therapist explaining a bit about what reflexology is and what takes place during the treatment. It is usually during this time that you are told that reflexology is not to be used for fighting diseases or illness and that if you have issues such as these you should seek out proper medical attention. Once the treatment begins, you must keep in mind that everyone’s needs are different. Your therapist will work on either your feet, hands, or ears, according to what issues you are experiencing. In some cases, all three parts are messaged to give the patient the best possible outcome.

The Benefits
There are many benefits to reflexology treatments in Whitby ON, but the greatest benefit and the most sought after is the relief of tension and stress in the body. Another great benefit is using this method to relieve body aches and pains, along with minor injuries such as sprains. If you find yourself in need of these services, the experts at Sloan Natural Health Center will be pleased to consult with you and decide if reflexology treatment is the proper course for you.