Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sports Massage?

What is Sports Massage?

One of our fantastic Sports Massage therapists, Morganne Blair, looks in detail about what sports and remedial massage is actually all about and who can benefit from it. It used to be the preserve of professional athletes, but these days we understand that sports and remedial massage is something that is applicable and accessible to anyone and everyone.

 

Why Does my Nose Block During Massage Appointments?

Why Does my Nose Block During Massage Appointments?

We know I love receiving a massage. It can be the best part of my week sometimes, climbing onto the table, putting my face in the face cradle and closing my eyes. But sometimes it just doesn't feel quite the same. There's the sudden realisation that once again I can feel my nose block during a massage. Struggling to breathe is not conducive to relaxing ...

What Will Happen at Your Initial Massage Appointment?

What Will Happen at Your Initial Massage Appointment?

From the new client consultation form you'll be sent ahead of your appointment, to the chat at the start of the appointment, de-robing and dressing, payment and perhaps a piece of homework. All those questions you might have about your first appointment with Bristol Massage Therapy.

What’s Your Professional Opinion?

What’s Your Professional Opinion?

Massage practitioners are not allowed to diagnose, it is outside our remit, having not received any medical training. However, our experience does inform our practice and working with our clients we can to identify what is likely to be happen. But the deal with this is always a personal opinion with professional experience. NOT a diagnosis.