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Long term benefits of Shiatsu

Although at its most basic level, shiatsu provides a wonderful relief from the day-to-day physical and emotional tension that accumulates in the body, the real benefits of shiatsu are long-term and somewhat invisible. In other words, shiatsu treatment is... read more

Benefits and applications of Shiatsu

A lot can be said about the benefits and qualities of Shiatsu. The following provides a simplified explanation of typical ailments or conditions that shiatsu body work provides relief for. Every case is unique and treatment addresses the underlying energetic... read more

What happens in a treatment?

Shiatsu is traditionally practiced on a futon on the floor but some therapists may also work on a table. Effectively shiatsu involves acupressure, stretching, tonification and dispersal techniques throughout the whole body. If appropriate treatment may also involve... read more