Popular Massage Techniques We Offer at ATL Live Well
Also knows as a traditional massage, this type of massage consists of long gliding strokes, kneading, shaking, and tapping motions. It can be highly effective for a number of ailments because of the positive effects it produces on all layers and systems of the body. Swedish massage affects the nerves, muscles, glands, circulation and provides for the advancement of overall health and well being.
DEEP TISSUE MASSAGE
Deep tissue massage is similar to Swedish massage, but the pressure is typically deeper and more beneficial to releasing chronic muscle tension. Deep tissue massage focuses on the deepest layers of the muscle tissue, tendons and protective layers of surrounding the muscles, bones and joints.
Medical massage is a therapeutic technique designed to reduce pain and inflammation in the muscles and ligaments and aid in the recovery from injury and workouts. Medical conditions, including cancer, MS, and auto-immune diseases, are addressed by targeting the key areas to alleviate the symptoms of chronic muscular discomfort, muscle tears, inflammation and sprains, while improving circulation, lymph flow and range of motion.
Sports massage is used before or after sporting events to prepare each athlete for peak performance. This type of massage helps to relieve fatigue, reduce swelling, reduce muscle tension, promote flexibility, prevent injury and accelerate healing.
BOOK YOUR MASSAGE THERAPY APPOINTMENT WITH ATL LIVE WELL
At ATL Live Well, the team of professionals provide specialized care including IV therapy, testosterone therapy & hormone replacement therapy, medical weight loss, massage therapy, dermal fillers and more. Appointments are available Monday through Friday. Call us at (770) 644-0093 and our helpful team will schedule your appointment for optimal health!