Preston Massage Services by Billy Gilhooley
We provide premium Preston massage services on St Duthus St. Remedial Massage by Billy provides full service remedial massage therapy with deep tissue, sports massage, pregnancy massage, dry needling, and cupping therapy. Click below to find more information about services offered at Remedial Massage by Billy.
Remedial massage is a safe and effective form of manual therapy that involves several specialised hands-on techniques including myofascial release, trigger point therapy and deep tissue massage. Remedial massage aims to treat skeletal muscles that present as damaged, knotted, tense or immobile. Remedial massage therapy is useful for several common problems affecting muscles, tendons, bones along with many ... Read more.
Deep tissue massage is a manual technique that’s mainly used to treat musculoskeletal issues, such as strains and sports injuries. Billy applies sustained pressure using slow, deep strokes to target the inner layers of muscles and connective tissues. This helps to break up scar tissue that forms following an injury and reduce tension in muscle and tissue. It may also promote faster healing by increasing blood flow and ... Read more.
Sports massage is designed to help athletes before, during and after training. It is useful for anyone who exercises to increase flexibility, prevent injuries and help with healing after a sports injury. Sports massage is specifically tailored to different sports and sporting injuries. It is not a relaxing form of massage and can often be quite strenuous. It works by stretching tight muscles, stimulating inactive muscles and ... Read more.
Pregnancy massage can help you cope with the changes to your body that occur while you are pregnant. It can be especially useful to ease discomfort at a time when you cannot use some medicines or some other medical options. Pregnancy or prenatal massage is used to reduce stress, reduce swelling in the arms and legs and relieve muscle and joint pain in pregnant women. Massage in pregnancy can ... Read more.
Dry needling is a modern treatment designed to ease muscular pain. Its popularity is growing. During dry needling, a practitioner inserts several filiform needles into your skin. Filiform needles are fine, short, stainless steel needles that don’t inject fluid into the body. That’s why the term “dry” is used. Practitioners place the needles in “trigger points” in your muscle or tissue. Dry needling is also sometimes called ... Read more.
Cupping therapy is one of the oldest and most effective method of releasing toxins from body tissue and organs. It is also known as vacuum cupping, hijama cupping, horn treatment etc. It is a practice in which the therapist puts special cups on the skin to create suction. This causes the tissue beneath the cup to be drawn up and swell causing increase in blood flow to affected area. Enhanced blood flow ... Read more.