The Shiatsu Massage Chair

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You can find quite a variety of shiatsu massage chairs available. These unique massage chairs perform a variety of massage techniques and other therapies to provide shiatsu like massage. Shiatsu takes its origins in Japan which uses a combination of acupressure and other various movements to stimulate and invigorate the body. Many massage chairs incorporate these effective massage movements to provide relieving shiatsu massage.

The techniques of shiatsu have been practiced for centuries. Many of these massage techniques have been blended and fused through time. Massage has been used from the beginning of time to relieve aches and pains.

Many of us may not realize that we may use of massage therapy without even knowing it. Say for instance, you bump your head; your first reaction is to rub it. Why do you rub it? It helps to relieve the pain and loosen the now tightening muscles.

You can just imagine the variety of massage techniques and motions that have been used throughout time. Many of these developed as simple home remedies. Through time they evolved into a system of massage therapy.

Shiatsu traces its roots back to ancient Chinese medicine. It is an offshoot of acupuncture. However, in the case of shiatsu they use acupressure to stimulate different points in the body. Many different massage movements have been picked up and integrated into modern-day shiatsu.

Shiatsu massage chairs provide a number of different massage movements. One of the more important movements is kneading. Kneading is a side to side motion that pinches or squeezes. This is very effective for loosening up tight muscles.

One massage movement that is unique to massage chairs is the rolling motion. The rollers move up and down your spine. By using a small with between the rollers, this helps to adjust the vertebrae slightly. By flexing the soft tissue it helps to make it more flexible.

Shiatsu is also known for its deeper penetration. There are a variety of techniques that can be used to penetrate and soothe tight muscles. Shiatsu massage chairs use different a movements and technology to achieve this deeper penetration.

One very effective technique for loosening tight muscles is of vibration. Some shiatsu massage recliners use vibration motors in the rollers. This enables the vibration to be placed directly on the muscle via the roller. This is excellent for soothing through the muscle to the bone. This can be very relieving.

Shiatsu massage chairs also use body scan technology. Sensors are located in the chair back. They are used to record different features of your back, neck and shoulders. This information is used to find different acupoints on your back for stimulation.

The stimulation of acupoints is used to induce full body relaxation. Many practitioners of shiatsu believe that it helps to unblock and restore energy flow in the body. By proper stimulation of the acupoints, this energy can be made to flow.

Shiatsu massage chairs incorporate a number of different technologies to replicate and enhance a shiatsu massage. Shiatsu incorporates many different sophisticated movements and motions. Software programs are used to orchestrate these shiatsu movements in massage chairs. Check out some shiatsu massage chairs and find yourself feeling invigorated.

Looking for the best Shiatsu Massage Chair to meet your most demanding needs? We have a great selection of Shiatsu Massage Chairs to provide you with years of relief and relaxation. A massage chair is a great asset in your total health program. They are convenient to use on a daily basis for consistent and reliable massage therapy on demand.


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