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Good vibrations

December 2, 2012 | Under Massage | Posted by | No Comments

I’m always intrigued to hear about innovations in massage…and this really is innovative. New York-based electronic musician Sergei Tcherepnin has devised a full body ‘sound massage’.  The person receiving the massage is hooked up to a number of synthesizers and Sergei plays a six-channel electronic music composition through their bodies. The participant enjoys half an…

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When one embarks on a tantric journey; making new connections with body, mind and soul, it is common to unearth strong – perhaps long repressed – emotions. While this reaction can come as a shock, it is a fantastic opportunity to heal these old wounds and release all that pent up energy. Traumatic events can…

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If I told you there was a simple exercise which can give women an increased sex drive, bigger breasts, relief from menstrual symptoms and younger looking skin, you probably wouldn’t believe me. However, for thousands of years, the ‘female deer exercise’ has been practised by Taoists to achieve just these things. The female deer exercise…

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The Fifty Shades ‘mummy porn’ trilogy might not have done much for literary advancement, but it has had a significant impact on the bedroom antics of readers up and down the country. The kinky books, which have sold more than 12million copies, also sparked a huge increase in the sales of sex toys. As a…

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Highly charged positive pole massage

November 24, 2012 | Under Massage | Posted by | No Comments

According to tantric teachings, men and women can boost their prana (life force) by exchanging energy through their chakras.  The chakras each possess positive and negative (masculine and feminine) poles and, like a magnet or a battery, opposite polarities attract. The man can give energy to a woman from his three positive pole chakras (his…

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In my last post, I spoke about blending essential oils to create a massage oil that’s just right for your requirements; which could be anything from reliving a headache to getting sexy. If it happens to be the latter, try out this recipe for a red hot aphrodisiac: Pour 50 ml of carrier oil into…

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Aromatherapy is a complimentary therapy which goes hand in hand with massage. Essential oils, applied topically, can be used to treat all manner of problems – both physical and emotional. You can blend your own cocktail of oils to make unique treatments. To begin, you’ll need a carrier oil, like these ones. As a guide,…

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In my last post, I wrote about a massage therapist in the states offering massages to help the bereaved overcome grief. Now, I’ve discovered that the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA) has its own Massage Emergency Response Teams. Each state chapter has a group of volunteer professional massage therapists, trained for deployment to disaster sites….

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A caring touch for the bereaved

November 16, 2012 | Under Massage | Posted by | No Comments

Sadly, most of us will have to deal with grief at some point in our lives. It’s one of the hardest things to cope with. I was really interested to read about a massage therapist based in the states who has opened a grief massage clinic. Tragically, Aimee Joy Taylor, from North Carolina, lost her…

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Need a massage? Do it yourself!

November 14, 2012 | Under Massage | Posted by | No Comments

Receiving a massage from a partner or therapist is one of life’s little pleasures, but if you’re on your own and feeling in need of rub, why not try a spot of self-massage? It’s surprisingly effective at easing tension and restoring energy and you can do it whenever or wherever you please! Most people hold…

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