Health Checklist

For your safety, it is essential that you let your therapist know of any conditions that may affect your massage.

Massage would be best avoided in cases of:

  • Infections of the skin

  • Severe eczema

  • Conjunctivitis

  • Epilepsy

  • Diabetes

  • Arthritis

  • Osteoporosis

  • Systemic medical conditions (e.g. heart, DVT, cancer)

  • Undiagnosed lumps and swellings

  • Chemotherapy & radiotherapy

You should also be sure to discuss any of the following so your treatment can be adapted as needed:

  • Metal plates, pins or electronic implants

  • Allergies

  • Asthma

  • Current medications

  • Pregnancy - first trimester is best avoided

  • Injuries, cuts, abrasions, bruising