Some may consider the practice of hand massage therapy as a new way to improve circulation and encourage your body to self-heal. But hand massages have been used as far back as classic Chinese and ancient Egyptian times. Apart from our face, our hands are often the most noticed part of our body, which is why we care so much about how they look. You’ve probably met someone who looks very youthful in their face, while their hands reveal their true age.
The theory of hand massage – that every part of one’s body can be mapped on a person’s hand – came by way of a Korean doctor who specialized in acupuncture. The acupuncture method that he developed led to the discovery of today’s traditional hand therapy.
During a massage, endorphins are released into the system to balance our body and reduce stress. So, while a hand massage feels … Read More