This massage requires an active routine, with petrissage and tapotement movements. Athletes and sportsmen usually benefit most from this form of massage as it creates a totally different physical effect on the various body systems, stimulating them into greater activity. (Should be done by an expert).
This treatment works on the pressure points and nerve endings which control so much of the action and tensions of the body. In aromatherapy many essential oils are used, and the routine is a full one-hour sequence which allows the treatment to be really effective.