Thai massage techniques in the version for elderly are based on acupressure, ayurveda and passive yoga – similarly to standard version of Thai massage. However, it is adjusted to age of the massaged person, moreover, the pressure applied during the massage is definitely more subtle and gentler. The therapist performing the massage uses the pressure of hands, fingers, elbows, forearms, and feet using pressing and stretching techniques.
Who is it for?
The treatment is intended for elderly people who want to combine therapeutic and relaxing massage. It is recommended to seniors who want to prevent diseases such as arthritis, rheumatism, muscle stiffness and lack of joint flexibility.
- Improvement of joint flexibility and muscle condition
- Preventing age-associated ailments
- Relief of symptoms of ailments encountered in elderly age