Category: sports massages for athletes in Santa Barbara

Deep Tissue Therapeutic Healing Bodywork Massage releases the body’s natural painkillers

Nicola of Riktr Pro Massage is a practicing licensed insured professional LMT (Licensed Massage Therapist) and fine artist based in Santa Barbara, CA. Nicola has a wide range of female and male clients, including athletes, professionals, housewives, artists, landscapers, out of town visitors, people who are retired and students. He is very flexible in scheduling …

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Sports Massage Santa Barbara Goleta

  What is Barefoot Deep Tissue Massage?  DEEPER THAN THE DEEP – That’s what Barefoot Deep Tissue Massage is! Barefoot Deep Tissue Massage Riktr Pro Massage offers barefoot deep tissue massage techniques. Ancient barefoot massage has been around in different cultures (Thailand, Japan, and Australia) for hundreds of years, an organic form of touch barefoot deep tissue …

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Sports Massage Charity and Community Events Riktr Pro Massage has been involved with !

  Riktr Pro Massage can be healing, cat-like, relaxing flowers or deep tissue bodywork for sports injuries and muscular and or emotional pain. (We all have holding patterns in our bodies according to Ida Rolf and John F. Barnes.) Nicola, LMT Intro. On-Line Only In-Call Special 1 1/4 hr $70.00…that’s full 75 minutes (1st-time client’s only) Mon – Fri …

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Deep Tissue

Deep tissue massage therapy is similar to Swedish massage, but the deeper pressure is beneficial in releasing chronic muscle tension. The focus is on the deepest layers of muscle tissue, tendons, and fascia (the protective layer surrounding muscles, bones and joints.  Deep tissue massage is aimed at the deeper tissue structures of the muscle and fascia, also called connective tissue. Deep …

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ISCHEMIC Compression Massage, Ischemic or Static Pressure Massage

ISCHEMIC COMPRESSION Ischemia means a lack of blood supply, with associated tissue irritation and congestion. Ischemic compression is a massage technique used in both Shiatsu and trigger point work (often called static pressure) Ischemic compression is a therapy technique used in physical therapy, where blockage of blood in an area of the body is deliberately made so that a resurgence of local blood flow …

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Types of Athletic, Fitness Event Sports Massage

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Athletic Event Massage

What ever athletic sports you are into, massage can help you! List of all Sports What is Athletic Event Massage? Sports massage involves the application of therapeutic massage and stretching to assist an athlete’s performance and recovery from activity. However, there are different types of sports massage based on when you give the massage in relation to the competition: Immediately before competition (Pre-Event) What is a …

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