The Japanese massage or Shiatsu is a manual therapy from Japan.
The Japanese massage or shiatsu is a manual therapy from Japan. Japan's Ministry of Health defines it as: a massage that corrects irregularities, preserves and improves health by applying light pressure with the thumbs and palms on specific points of the body. It contributes towards alleviating certain illnesses, thus activating the human body's ability to cure itself.
Invigorates the skin. Stimulates blood circulation. Improves muscle flexibility. Corrects skeletal deformities. Improves the balance of the nervous system. Regulates the function of endocrine glands. Stimulates the normal functioning of internal organs.