This treatment is based on the theory that every organ and area within the body corresponds to specific zones of the foot, hand or ear. When a person becomes ill their natural energy flow becomes unbalanced and this tends to affect additional areas within the body. Reflexology aims to locate these blocked zones and clear the irregularities by purposeful palpation of the specific reflex point, thus promoting balance and healing.
The method has been used for several thousands of years and is known to have been practised in a similar manner by the ancient Chinese and Egyptians. Reflexology, in the form in which it is now known, has been tweaked and amended as more information was collated throughout the year, and was eventually introduced and pioneered in Great Britain in the early 1960’s by the late Doreen Bayly.
Much of today’s illness is bought about by, or made worse by, the stress and tension of our fast paced lives. Reflexology balances the systems, is extremely relaxing and greatly relieves stress and tension. As well as being used for specific health issues many people use reflexology to help maintain their health and prevent illness from occurring.
Reflexology can be very powerful and almost any condition can be worked with including;
- Panic attacks,
- Hormonal imbalances,
- Circulation problems,
- Digestive problems and IBS,
- Back, Joint and Shoulder pain,
- Breathing problems and
A truly amazing therapy – It wont even tickle!