About Relaxation Massages in Cambridge

What is relaxation massage therapy?

Relaxation massage therapy is a gentle soft tissue massage that can help to reduce tension in the muscles and improve general wellness. The main aim is for you to enjoy the experience and leave feeling a sense of calm.


There are many conditions this type of relaxing massage can help with such as:

relaxation massage, relaxing massage
  • General aches and pains
  • General muscular tension
  • Stress
  • Anxiety
  • Mental imbalance
  • Hormonal imbalance

How does a relaxation massage work?

Our relaxing massages in Cambridge involve smooth massage strokes which relieve tension and warm up muscle tissue. Relaxation massage is a holistic, or whole body approach. This gradual process helps to relieve adhesions and other muscular tension. Because this type of massage is very smooth and steady, it makes it very easy to switch off your thoughts and completely unwind from the stresses of everyday life.

The benefits of a relaxing massage

A relaxing massage provides numerous benefits, including stress reduction, muscle tension relief, and improved circulation. It promotes relaxation, easing both physical and mental tension. The gentle strokes and soothing touch enhance overall well-being, reducing anxiety and promoting a sense of calm. A relaxing massage can also improve sleep quality and boost mood.

Types of Relaxation Massage Techniques

During a relaxation massage, your massage therapist may use some of the following techniques:

These types of techniques don’t require a specific booking as your therapist will assess what’s needed during your massage. If you’re interested in a specific technique, please contact us to discuss your options.

At Relief, along with typical relaxation massage, our massage therapists offer a wide range of gentle massages that involve different relaxation massage techniques which can help to relieve muscular tension and improve general wellness.

Which relaxing massage should I book?

There are many different types of relaxing massage, so it’s important to choose the right one for you. Here are the different types of relaxing massages in Cambridge that we offer, and a little bit about them to help you decide:

  • Relaxation – a typical relaxing massage which is tailored to your needs
  • Reflexology – a foot massage for those who want to restore a healthy balance
  • Indian Head – a shoulder, neck and scalp massage to help relax the mind from everyday stresses
  • Unwind and De-Stress – a gentle massage which is truly calming
  • Aromatherapy – a gentle massage that uses essential oils to balance your mood
  • Stress Relief – a firm massage for those with muscle tension and stressful lifestyles

Still Unsure About a Visit to a Cambridge Massage Therapist?

If you are still unsure whether relaxation massage therapy is right for you, then you should consider booking either a consultation or a FREE telephone call with our principal chiropractor, who can help you decide your next step.

To book, please call 01223 459240, book online or contact us.