Foot Massage - Why Massage Your Feet?
May 27, 2011 - Master Kung
What is reflexology foot massage?
Reflexology foot massage is a natural art of healing .It has been practiced in
China over 5,000 years ago. Ancient Chinese beliefs the concept of “energy flow” or “life force” , commonly
known as Qi (or Chi). Foot massage therapy promotes qi and blood flow and helps to remove obstructions in the
meridians , hence relieves stagnation.
Any blockage in this energy flow within your body, will cause imbalance in body function. Massage is given on
the affected acupoints or along the meridians, so that qi movement can be stimulated to rebalance the internal
Different forms of pressure are applied depending on whether the aim is to to reduce, tonify or to achieve a
Why massage the feet?
Our feet contain channels of energy that run through the length of our body. Poor circulation or disturbance in
any of these channels will affect our body resulting in swollen limbs , joint pain and many other problems and
Applying pressure on specific areas of the feet stimulate the flow of Chi and
activate the healing power of the body. It stimulate the internal organs thereby increasing circulation and
restoring bodily functions to its normal state.
In the early 1900’s, Dr. William Fitzgerald investigated and systematized this
methodology according to the scientific methods of modern western medicine. Since then, many others have also
followed in his foot steps to study the field of Chinese Foot Massage and Reflexology.
Since the discovery of shoes by mankind to protect our feet, our body has been deprived off this
natural healing process that takes place automatically when we walk barefooted. In an attempt to
address this ‘mistake’ , mankind come out with foot reflexology path , foot massage therapy, massage shoes, massage
rollers etc . etc .
Many across the world have benefitted from foot massage. Pain relief for cancer patients, impotence , high blood
pressure and many more.
Foot massage cures when others fail ? Find out here.
Some places offering foot massage in Malaysia :
Foot Massage At Johor Bahru Health
Kuala Lumpur Health Centers
Penang Health Centers
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