Massage

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