Swedish massage is the classic Western massage style, using massage oil and long flowing strokes. It is also the basis for many specialty styles of massage, such as deep tissue, sports, pregnancy and medical.
What is Swedish massage and what happens when you get one?
What is full-body massage and how does it differ from other kinds of massage?
What is a relaxation massage and how does it differ from other kinds of massage?
Understanding basic massage techniques will give you an understanding of what happens during a massage, and how to give one to someone you care about.