The founder of Thai massage and medicine is said to have been Shivago Komarpaj, who is said to have been the Buddha’s physician over 2,500 years ago. It was used in the temples by monks and the hospitals in Thailand provided therapeutic Thai massage as a health treatment.
The modern Thai massage is mainly used for relaxation purposes but its teachings is closely linked with other traditional methods including Indian yoga philosophy, Chinese acupressure and reflexology.
Wai combines the knowledge of modern anatomy and physiology to gently work with the natural movements of your joints and body, and being mindful of your individual needs to enable you to be comfortable throughout your Thai Massage.
Some benefits include:
- Improves flexibility & circulation
- Increase range of movement of joints
- Complements a better yoga practice
- Reduce stress and anxiety
- Helps constipation promote bowel movement
- Boosts energy levels
What happens during a Thai massage?
Thai Massage Is performed wearing clothing, lying on a comfortable floor mat. Using a combination of massage, gentle yoga stretching, acupressure and reflexology to stimulate & balance the flow of energy around the body and thereby encouraging self-healing.
After your treatment:
For maximum benefit from the treatment, it is advised that you rest afterwards; this helps your body’s natural healing process. Drink plenty of water over the next few days to help flush away toxins.
You may experience aches and pain after the treatment as some parts of Thai massage is like a relaxed form of yoga stretching which could wake up muscles or body systems which has not been used for a while. This will soon pass like after an exercise session. If you have any questions about the treatment, please feel free to ask us.
£48 for 60 minutes
£65 for 90 minutes
Course of 6 treatments (60 mins): £268
Course of 6 treatments (90 mins): £368
(Free consultation with all appointments)
Price includes travel time and home convenience
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or word: Consultation Form 2015
What people say about Thai Yoga Massage with Wai Chung:
I feel good after the Thai Yoga Massage and I would recommend Wai for Thai Massage and especially for people with the same condition of lower back and shoulder tension.