It uses reflexology technology involving the application of pressure to specific points on the feet. Reflexology is generally relaxing and may help alleviate stress. The theory behind reflexology is that areas of the foot correspond to organs and systems of the body.In Chinese medicine, different body parts correspond with different pressure points on the body. Reflexologists use maps of these points in the feet, hands, and ears to determine where they should apply pressure.
A reflexologist?s touch may help to calm the central nervous system, promoting relaxation and other benefits just like any form of massage. It can reduce pain through calming touch, which may help to improve someone?s mood and reduce stress.
- reduce stress and anxiety
- reduce pain
- lift mood
- improve general well-being