HONEY MASSAGE (BACK REFLEX MASSAGE)
Honey massage incorporates the healing effects of honey and the beneficial ingredients that honey contains. During the massage, Beneficial substances from the honey are absorbed directly into the skin and trapped toxins are loosened. As an added benefit, the muscles are stretched and loosened. As the honey becomes stickier it literally pulls on the skin and triggers the Head’s Zones on your back. It is also known as reflexology for the back. Through this motion it loosens the fascia.
Just recently scientist found out that often pains that are usually not helped with a normal massage can be helped if the fascia is loosened.
So the honey massage unblocks and stimulates the lymph system and improves the thermal regulation of the skin. Furthermore it has a positive influence on the entire nervous system and works as an anti-inflammatory as well as improving circulation. Like any other massage it leaves you relaxed and rejuvenated.
The actual massage is done by pouring honey on your back and a normal rub down is continued until the honey because sticky enough to use a pulling motion. This pulling motion will then continue until the honey is completely absorbed.