Hydrocollator Packs Heat Therapy for Massage

Stiff neck? Tight quads? Nagging muscle or joint pain? We’ve got you covered! Come on down to our student clinic for some Moist Heat Therapy followed by a therapeutic massage performed by one of our students. We teach our students how to use Hydrocollator Packs in...

Pin & Stretch Massage Technique

Pin and stretch is a deep tissue massage and stretching technique that is highly effective at treating problems with muscle, tendon, ligament and fascia.  We teach this technique often throughout our massage course, as part of our Deep Tissue massage classes and in...

Thai Massage vs. Swedish Massage

Thai and Swedish massage styles, though different in origin, have similar health benefits. Each massage modality can lower your heart rate, increase range of motion, relax your muscles, improve your mood and reduce anxiety. Partially due to popularity in the United...

Peppermint Oil and Massage

If peppermint oil isn’t already an essential part of your medicine cabinet, it should be! It can be used to relieve nausea and stomach issues, energize and refresh you when you are feeling fatigued, cool overworked muscles, clear congestion, soothe headaches,...

Which Type of Massage is Best for You?

Have you been thinking about booking a massage, but have been overwhelmed by the number of choices? How do you know which massage will be best for you right now? The choice you make should take into consideration not only your preference for light or deep pressure,...

Myofascial Release

Myofascial release is yet another modality in the realm of Western massage that is incorporated into Denver Integrative Massage School’s 600 hour CMT. What is Fascia? Fascia is a densely woven covering that weaves and winds it’s way through every muscle,...