Mayan Massage – Overview and Benefits by Zachary Thompson
Mayan massage is the ancient art of abdominal massage. It has been practiced by the Mayan Indians for many centuries. Dr. Rosita Arvigo studied with a Mayan Shaman (Indian doctor) Don Elijio Panti, for 10 years and has developed the Arvigo techniques of Maya massage.
This type of massage is part of a holistic approach to health care. It is meant to help displaced organs like the womb to get them realigned. It also helps to relax muscles to improve blood and lymph flow. Mayan massage will also include other naturalistic forms of health care like: herbology, nutrition, emotional and spiritual healing.
Uses for Mayan massage: This style of massage is used for correction of the uterus when it has become tilted, fallen or prolapsed, in women. In men it is used to help prevent and treat benign enlargement of the prostate gland. Digestive orders are helped by this massage technique.
When you have a tilted or displaced pelvis, your circulation can be restricted. Nerve function can be affected as well. This can cause problems to various parts of the body. When the uterus is put back in place, your overall health will improve. The body is also able to rid itself of toxins and with resumption of normal circulation, then the body is able to supply nutrients to the rest of the body.
Men can benefit from Mayan massage as well. It helps to improve circulation, which in turn, allows a better blood supply to the prostate gland, massaging the abdomen will help to prevent inflammation and swelling in this area. This massage can also help varicose veins, some impotency and premature ejaculation.
In general this massage technique will help with many problems. It is in fact a deep complete massage of the abdominal muscles and diaphragm. The Mayan massage will loosen up tight stomach muscles and help with many digestive problems, such as heartburn and constipation.
Another important benefit is that Mayan massage, like many other massage techniques, will help you to relieve tension and stress. When you do this and relax your mind and body, you will greatly improve your health and well being, both mentally and physically. This is because stress is the leading cause of many of the body’s ailments and when you relieve tension, you will help your body to function better and to a certain extent, heal itself.
So try this soothing massage today, and you will find that your overall health will improve. Plus it will help you in pregnancy and childbirth, by helping your uterus to be aligned properly and your circulation working better.
You should also bear in mind the fact that Mayan massage is not beneficial in some cases, and that you should consult your doctor before taking these massage treatments.