logo
flag   

Health Categories & Therapies
Reflexology

What is Reflexology?

Reflexology, or zone therapy, is the practice of stimulating points on the feet, hands and ears, in order to encourage a beneficial effect on some other parts of the body, or to try to improve general health. Reflexology is most commonly performed on the feet, moving on to the hands and/or ears where physical restraints, such as veruccas or fractures.

Practitioners believe the foot to be divided into a number of reflex zones corresponding to all zones of the energy of the body, and that applying pressure in the form of massage to "tight" or "gritty" areas of a person's foot will stimulate the corresponding part of the energy body and assist the self-healing process.
find out more by contacting a specialist >>


Articles Associated with Reflexology

HIPPOCRATES HEALTH PROGRAM
A Proven Guide to Healthful Living   Hippocrates Health Program is a pocket-sized overview of Hippocrates Health Institute’s program for using a raw- and living-food diet to fight disease. To expand their parameters of healthful living, readers are shown how to purify their air and water,
ALIVE IN 5
Raw Gourmet Meals in 5 Minutes Welcome to the world of EASY raw food cuisine! These fast and fresh recipes make preparing raw foods more fun and easier than ever. Acclaimed raw chef Angela Elliott's clear and simple instructions, incredibly innovative recipes, and contagious joy, will
Hands on feet the new system that makes reflexology a snap
 Hands on feet-the new system that makes reflexology a snapIn Hands on Feet, you'll find a complete history of reflexology, along with a list of the top 10 benefits of reflexology and descriptions of different reflexology techniques, such as kneading, thumb-walking, and
Reflexology for the feet and hands
 Reflexology for the feet and handsLearn to give a wonderful foot and hand massage incorporating reflexology! This informative video covers 8 lessons that teach you how to give a great foot and hand Reflexology session. This DVD also includes a postcard sized chart inside the case.
Comprehensive reflexology and massage: the hand
Comprehensive reflexology and massage :the handLearn the healing art of hand reflexology and massage from expert massage therapist, Meade Steadman, in this award-winning video. Meade provides hands-on instruction, demonstrating the strokes and techniques on both the right and left hands and on different models. 
Reflexology
Reflexology involves a specialised form of compression massage, applied to the feet with the fingers and thumbs. Every part of the body has its corresponding reflex point on the feet. By working over the reflex areas on the feet, imbalances in the energy pathways may be detected. Reflexology
Beauty & Therapy Chairs
Beautelle's Therapy Chairs for Beauty | Therapy | Health Treatment. Designs include electric, hydraulic & compact models for all types of beauty & health treatments.Chatsworth Chair designs include from static to electronic. versatile compact and split leg models for all types of therapy treatments inlcuding beauty therapy | make-up | tattoo | acupuncture
Reflexology Equipment
BEAUTELLE ASCOTT REFLEXOLOGY STOOL - A portable folding Reflexology Foot Stool for effective mobile foot treatments. Popular with Reflexologists | Podiatrists | Chiropodists.Features - Readily portable | Folds flat | Carry Bag facilitates easy carrying. Available as a set with a Compact Operator Stool or compact Saddle Stool to use
Start and Run a Sucessful Complementary Therapy Business
Reviews From Amazon This review is from: Start and Run a Successful Complementary Therapy Business (Paperback) This book bridges the gap between the skills required to be a good therapist and those of running a business - it is full of really practical advice that
Electro-Reflexologist ER-839S from OTO 173.87 VAT FREE. Lowest price in the UK
The Electro-Reflexologist ER-839S from OTO is a compact, physiotherapeutic device developed by a group of doctors and electronic engineers in Korea. Based on traditional foot reflexology and acupuncture theories, it uses a safe and stable flow of low frequency electro-waves to stimulate reflex zones, nerves, acupoints, muscles and
A revolutionary detox foot spa treatment for re-balancing and re-energizing
How does the viatek ionic foot spa work?Firstly, we must understand that the human body is made up of 60%-70% water. Our body fluids are made up of different types of salts. These salts are capable of conducting electricity. In fact, our whole body will produce chemical reactions,
Reflexology - Taking a New Look
It isn't surprising that many people have dismissed reflexology. After all, there just isn't any obvious reason why a simple massage of the feet would have any kind of important therapeutic benefit.Sure, we can all agree that it might be pleasurable - even very relaxing - but, that
What is a Migraine?
Migraine is more than just a bad headache. With over six million sufferers in the UK alone, Migraines have a substantial impact on both personal and working life. Figures show that 1 in 10 people suffer with Migraine of which nearly 70% are women. In business Migraines account
Reflexology, Crystals and Recovery from Venemous Snake Bite
The far reaching benefits of Reflexology both therapeutically and in relaxation are profound and unforgettable. My daughter then aged 22 was bitten by a venomous snake two years ago. It was assumed to be a venomous bite because her foot turned dark grey, black and swelled painfully within
Reflexology: Restoring Your Body to Balance Naturally
Reflexology 101The body has an innate ability to heal itself. In a world that's always in a rush and looking for quick fixes, we hinder the amazing healing ability of our own body. Suppressing symptoms with pharmaceuticals, we ignore causes foregoing our body's own ability to heal itself.Stress,
Alternative Medicine for Constipation
Constipation is usually caused by a diet which denies the body of roughage. It is quite possible that our ancestors did not suffer as much as we do in the modern world from the infrequent or difficult passing of hard, dry faeces known as constipation. Their diets would
Reflexology
Reflexology is an holistic approach to health, emphasising the care of the whole person - not just their physical level, but emotional, mental and spiritual levels also. Because all these systems interrelate, dysfunction on any one level can lead to disorder in other parts of the body. Reflexology
How to Cope With Cancer
Picture yourself walking down the street where you live. Everything looks normal, but you have a feeling that something is not quite right. Suddenly there's a rumble and the road buckles up around your feet. You struggle, unable to move forward. Your thoughts become erratic and scattered, just
Reflexology - A Sole Mate For Your Health
There is a far greater understanding of complementary therapies in the 21st century than there has ever been, since perhaps two or three thousand years BC. In those far off days Acupuncture, Herbalism, Massage and Reflexology as examples, were commonly used means of improving health and dealing with