Did You Know… 

LifeTherapies2017 SarahRichardsonSwedish style relaxation or therapeutic deep tissue techniques can be achieved using the feet.

The ancient art of therapeutic practice of barefoot massage is best known in North America as the Japanese term “Ashiatsu”, “ashi” (foot) and “atsu” (pressure). For the safety of both the client and the therapist, this type of massage is typically performed on a massage table with an overhead set of parallel bars to ensure stability and precision of strokes. Swedish style relaxation or therapeutic deep tissue techniques can be achieved using the feet. The gliding strokes of Ashiatsu Barefoot Massage Therapy offers the experience of incredibly consistent pressure and an incomparable sensation of flow.

Ashiatsu Offered at Ottawa’s Life Therapies Clinic

Ashiatsu is offered at Ottawa’s Life Therapies is offered by Sarah Richardson, RMT for the same cost and times as regular massage therapy. However, Sarah would strongly suggest a minimum of 50 minutes to receive the most benefit.

So, what are you waiting for? You owe it to yourself to try Ashiatsu Barefoot Massage Therapy.