While Massage has an array of benefits it isn't for everyone. Here is a list of Contraindications for Massage:
When you are experiencing any of the conditions listed below DON'T book a massage:
Contagious diseases, including any cold or flu, no matter how mild it may seem
Under the influence of drugs or alcohol-including prescription pain medication
Recent operations or acute injuries
The therapist can massage but not over any areas affected by:
Undiagnosed lumps or bumps
Inflammation, including arthritis
Medical Contraindications Massage can only take place once it has been approved, before your session, in writing by your Physician.
Cardio-vascular conditions (thrombosis, phlebitis, hypertension, heart conditions)
Any condition already being treated by a medical practitioner
Psoriasis or eczema
High blood pressure
Nervous or psychotic conditions
Heart problems, angina, those with pacemakers
Bell’s palsy, trapped or pinched nerves
We do not offer pregnancy massage past 1st trimester.
Please talk to your licensed Massage Therapist if you have any questions/concerns.