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Is it ok to take a shower after a massage?

Is it ok to take a shower after a massage?

Why not?: I don't see why you can't take a shower after massage... ...Read more

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Is it safe to have a shower after a massage?

Yes: Yes, watch for dizziness with the hot water, may try a seated shower chair to start with. May avoid the very hot water at first. ...Read more

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I got a sudden dull and often sharp pain on my upper right back. Massage, hot shower nor stretches worked. Now my right breast is numb. Is this normal?

I got a sudden dull and often sharp pain on my upper right back. Massage, hot shower nor stretches worked. Now my right breast is numb. Is this normal?

Neck nerve roots: Pain with numbness is not normal. You may have spinal nerve root irritation, probably in the neck. Please get an evaluation with a rehabilitation medicine specialist or neurologist. ...Read more

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Masturbated with a shower head on massage setting. Urethra stings mildly, is numb other times and have sharp pain from lower abdomen to urethra. No UTI

Masturbated with a shower head on massage setting. Urethra stings mildly, is numb other times and have sharp pain from lower abdomen to urethra. No UTI

Could be: Too much irritation fr the direct water jet that went up the urethra. It should take care of itself. If it persists after leaving it alone for a week or so you might want to seek the care of a urologist. Be kind to yourself! ' ...Read more

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Is cold shower good?

It can be: In lap land - it is a common practice to repeatedly move from a sauna into a cold dip in a river. This process can be used as part of a detoxification program. Changing back and forth from a cold to hot shower is a similar detoxification protocol. ...Read more

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What's the best type of massage?

No "best": There is no such thing as the best massage. There are many types of massage and they have different purposes. Some massages provide relaxation and reduce pain and spasm. Others are for dealing with muscle pain, muscle imbalance and healing injuries. Most massage therapists are trained in different techniques in order to best serve the needs of their clients. ...Read more

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Do massages serve any medical purposes?

May be: If massage makes a person feel better, improve their impression of health, it is useful even if it is not therapeutic for a given illness or diagnosis. Is it cost effecitve, would be for the person to decide. Some demential patients are helped by the skin-to-skin contact and may be calmer after a massage. ...Read more

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Is the crazy fit massage helpful or not?

Helpful in some ways: But the jury is still out on whether its safe: clinton rubin, a biomedical engineering professor at state university of new york at stony brook believes these high levels of vibration may lead to increased back pain, cartilage damage, vision and hearing loss as well as possible brain damage. Buyer beware. ...Read more

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Which types of massage can I choose from?

Which types of massage can I choose from?

Swedish, deep tissue: There are many many different types (i would say about 40-50) of massage but the most common ones are the swedish, the deep tissue and the sports massage. ...Read more

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Is there any health risk by daily massage?

Is there any health risk by daily massage?

Can think of just 1: The only health risk I can think of in getting daily massage is the risk of being sad and disappointed if you ever stop receiving them!
enjoy! ...Read more

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IS It possible to use vics in shower? If so how?

IS It possible to use vics in shower? If so how?

Maybe: Vicks is a brand that has many different OTC products that include their NyQuil, DayQuil, QlearQuil, and the popular VapoRub. I am assuming you mean the VapoRub product which works primarily through medicated vapors. I feel that use in a shower would reduce how effective the product is but I am sure that you could apply it to the chest and throat or muscles and joints 10-20 minutes before shower. ...Read more

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How is it that people should get regular massages?

Personal: People with pain, edema from stroke or cancer, as well as minor stress related illnesses, tell of great benefits. Sports participants often feel it helps with recovery of extreme performance. Financial and time constraints often limit the commitment to regular massage, even when it is healthful and pleasurable. ...Read more

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I'm curious what occurs during a massage & facial?

`Move lymph. RelaxS: MASSAGE IS OF FOUR TYPES. DEEP AND KNEEDING CAN HURT TOO. MOSTLY PEOPLE RECEIVE COMFORTABLE PRESSURE AND MOVEMENTS OF HANDS TO MOVE LYMPH AND IT MOVES BLOOD. TOXINS REMOVED FROM TIRED MUSCLES. SKIN IRRITATION IS COMMON IF OIL IS NOT USED. IT RELAXES AND SOME EVEN SLEEP AS RELAXATION IS TOO MUCH. IT HELPS AFTER TRAUMA, ACCIDENTS, MUSCLE WEAKNESS, SPASM OF MUSCLES, P M & R useas TREATMENT ...Read more

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What are the positive benefits of getting a massage?

Many: First, massage increases circulation, allowing therapeutic blood and lymph flow to occur. It relaxes injured and tense muscles. It reduces spasms and cramping. It makes joints more pliable and increases range of motion. Finally, massage helps the body release endorphins which are the body's natural painkillers. ...Read more

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Is there any disadvantages to take shower after ironing?

Shower post ironing: It's fine to shower after ironing. What you are describing is an old wives tale ...Read more

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What are the benefits of massages? How often should I get one?

What are the benefits of massages? How often should I get one?

See below: A massage can relax muscles, decrease stress, improve blood flow, and provide an overall sense of well-being. Frequency is up to the individual. ...Read more

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Could you help me! I felt like fainting while I was in the shower! What happened to me?

Could you help me! I felt like fainting while I was in the shower! What happened to me?

Faint: A hot shower can cause low BP and faintness. It could be relative dehydration but should get checked out to see if anything untoward is going on. ...Read more

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Is prostate massage dangerous?

Is prostate massage dangerous?

Vigorous massage is: Prostate massage is used in clinical practice rarely to diagnose chronic bacterial prostatitis. If used to achieve an intense orgasm, it should be done carefully, as vigorous massage may result in damage to the nearby thin rectal lining, stricture of the membranous urethra, or possibly epididymitis. If a patient has acute bacterial prostatitis, vigorous massage may seed the blood with bacteria. ...Read more

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How to shower if I have dog bites?

How to shower if I have dog bites?

Soap and water: Rinse, rinse, rinse.
Triple antibiotic ointment after
call your doctor if getting more red and swollen around it. ...Read more

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Should women baths are take showers?

Should women baths are take showers?

Depends on which...: Whether a woman should take a bath or a shower depends on which one gets her the cleanest. Getting partially clean is not good. Some people have limited mobility due to arthritis or other disorders, and may need additional items like grab bars, shower seats, extra-long shower hoses, etc... For others, a very warm bath may help relax muscles. If all else is equal, then it becomes personal choice. ...Read more

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Why would someone get a jamu massage?

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Why would someone get a jamu massage?

Jamu Massage: Is a form of bodywork that combines the benefits of massage & botanical therapies. Jamu means herbal remedies (indonesia). It induces relaxation to reduce stress, invoke spiritual awareness, stimulate circulation, & general sense of well-being. ...Read more

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Why would someone get a yoni massage?

Why would someone get a yoni massage?

Sexuality: Yoni massage allows a woman to become more aware of her sexuality. It develops trust and sexual expression between partners and has been beneficial with women who have been victims of sexual assault. ...Read more

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Why would someone get a kriya massage?

Why would someone get a kriya massage?

Healing destress: Kriya massage can help to reduce stress levels. It increases mind- body awareness & facilitates emotional, spiritual and physical healing. ...Read more

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Why would someone get a swedish massage?

Massage: Touch, our first comfort, is a lasting source of pleasure & well-being. There are # massage therapies worldwide. They can help release tension/strains, restore alignment, promoting relaxation, improve circulation (depending on technique blood, lymph, air, cerebrospinal, organs), & balance energy/chakras. Some use oils: swedish (western), balinese, thai, bindi (ayurvedic); no oil: shiatsu. Be well! ...Read more

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Why would someone get a tantric massage?

Why would someone get a tantric massage?

Tantric Massage: Tantric massage has many possible benefits including reduction in stress and pain levels. It can assist with circulation, blood pressure, decreased libido, sleep problems and increases spiritual awareness. ...Read more