Reflexology is a complementary therapy that works on the feet and hands enabling the body to heal itself. Following illness, stress, injury or disease, the body is in a state of “imbalance”, and vital energy pathways are blocked, preventing it from functioning effectively. Reflexology can be used to restore and maintain the body’s natural equilibrium and encourage healing.

Reflexology is the technique of applying gentle pressure to the reflexes on the feet or hands in order to bring about a state of deep relaxation, stimulate the body's own healing processes and help the person to return to a state of balance and wellbeing.

Systems in the body can easily be thrown out of balance by a wide variety of factors including prolonged illness, stress, long working hours and diet. The resulting imbalances prevent efficiency of vital body functions.

The reflexologist uses hands only to apply pressure to the feet. For each person the application and the effect of the therapy is unique. Sensitive, trained hands can detect tiny deposits and imbalances in the feet, and by working on these points the reflexologist can release blockages and restore the free flow of energy to the whole body.

Reflexology helps relieve many conditions including:

Stress and anxiety
Depression
Insomnia
Lack of energy
Poor circulation
Imbalances in the nervous system
Eating/Metabolic disorders
Irritable bowel syndrome
Constipation
Respiratory problems
Hay fever/Sinusitis

Reflexology can also help:
Relieve pain
Stimulate immune function
Clear toxins and waste products

Arthritis
Gout
Infertility
Endometriosis
Pre-menstrual tension
Menopausal symptoms
Headaches and migraines
Back and shoulder pain
Sciatica
Muscle strains
Post-operative recovery

 

Balance the mind, body and spirit
Stimulate nerve impulses to the brain

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