McKinnon Massage Therapy offers professional massage to Camberwell, Hawthorn, Kew, Canterbury, Balwyn, Surrey Hills, Burwood, Glen Iris, Malvern, Caulfield, Carnegie to Hughesdale.
Works to restore proper function to musculoskeletal disorders by applying medium to firm pressure techniques. Myofascial Release, Trigger Point Therapy, Deep Tissue Massage and other techniques may be included.
Will assist the relief of muscular pain and tension in the body through slow strokes and medium pressure.
Applying light to medium pressure techniques to calm the nervous system so as to relieve stress and anxiety. The approach is gentler and with techniques that require gliding strokes. A great way to clear daily stresses that build up.
Light to medium pressure techniques to help release strained muscles during pregnancy. Regular massage during pregnancy helps to reduce stiffness, back pain, cramps, swelling and facilitates quality sleep.
Manual Lymphatic Drainage
A type of gentle massage which is intended to encourage the natural circulation of lymph through the body. Manual lymphatic drainage is most suitable for managing swollen arms and legs due to fluid buildup. It is also effective in accelerating the recovery from bruising post-surgery. Manual lymphatic drainage is a completely natural technique to improve the immune system. A half body manual lymphatic drainage treatment, such as for legs with oedema, takes 45 minutes. A therapeutic, full body manual lymphatic drainage requires an hour.
Myofascial Vacuum Cupping
Myofascial vacuum cupping is a technique taken from traditional Chinese medicine which involves placing plastic cylinder cups over the body to stretch the soft tissue. It lifts the skin slightly, improving blood circulation and releasing tension in the area.