Massage Therapist, CMT
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Oceanside, California 92057
"Therapeutic massage is a general term that describes any type of massage modality that helps relieve pain, reduce stress, and work on a specific problem. People tend to assume therapeutic massage means deep tissue massage, and that they will get a very strong massage.While Deep Tissue Massage is my specialty, there are many forms of massage and bodywork."
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Oceanside, California 92057
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"Therapeutic massage is a general term that describes any type of massage modality that helps relieve pain, reduce stress, and work on a specific problem. People tend to assume therapeutic massage means deep tissue massage, and that they will get a very strong massage.While Deep Tissue Massage is my specialty, there are many forms of massage and bodywork."

Who can practice massage in Oceanside?
Most states have licensing requirements that must be met before a practitioner (a 'masseuse' or 'masseur') can use the title 'Massage Therapist', and some states require a license to practice any form of massage. Licensed Massage Therapists in Oceanside have obtained the highest level of authentication. They must complete academic coursework in anatomy and physiology, as well as on the application of massage and bodywork, business and ethics, and specialized massage techniques. The Oceanside LMT must then pass a certification exam.
What are the benefits of Oceanside massage?
Clients use massage in Oceanside because it relieves pain from muscle aches and sprains, muscle injuries and other causes of pain. It reduces stress and helps clients relax, and can decrease feelings of anxiety and depression by stimulating the release of endorphins and serotonin. Massage therapy in Oceanside can help prevent fibrosis or scar tissue, increase the flow of lymph, and improve sleep. Oceanside massage therapy can help rehabilitate sports injuries.

How does massage work?
Massage involves working and acting on the body using pressure from the hands, fingers, elbows, knees, forearm, or feet of the massage therapist. The Oceanside massage therapist focuses on muscles, tendons, ligaments, myofacia, skin, joints, or other connective tissue, as well as lymphatic vessels, or organs of the gastrointestinal system.