Hi everyone, this is Yasuko and it’s time for Massage Monday. There seems to be more and more people getting sick these days. So with those people in mind this week I’m going to share some acupressure points for nasal congestion. The first one is Large Intestine 20 (LI 20)… Continue Reading Acupressure points for nasal congestion – Massage Monday #160

Shiatsu is an ancient healing art that we borrow from Japan. It’s based on the meridian system of energy. So these are pathways that run throughout the body similar to acupuncture. It’s older than acupuncture and came before needles were invented. Shiatsu actually means “finger pressure” in Japanese and finger… Continue Reading What Is Shiatsu Massage? | Shiatsu Massage

Hi everyone. I am Yasuko and it’s time for Massage Monday. This week I’m going to show you some acupressure points for conceiving. Acupressure points don’t work like magic buttons to make you conceive but they will help prepare your body to conceive. These points will help balance hormones and… Continue Reading Acupressure Points for Conceiving – Massage Monday #407

Today I’m going to share some acupressure points for constipation. The ones that you can easily press on your hands and arms. • Large Intestine 4 (LI 4)* — between the thumb and index finger (*Avoid if pregnant!) • Large Intestine 11 (LI 11) — the end of the elbow… Continue Reading Acupressure points for constipation – Massage Monday #162

Hi everyone. I am Yasuko and it’s time for Massage Monday. Last week I showed the Reflexology for thyroid. As I was researching about thyroid, I came across a thyroid massage which was very interesting. It was about a story of Ninon de L’Enclos. I think I’m butchering the French… Continue Reading Thyroid Massage to Look 40 Years Younger? – Massage Monday #426

Today I’m going to share some acupressure points for insomnia. It’s important to know why you can’t sleep. Is it coming from a certain medical condition please seek help from medical professionals. If it’s simply from stress, try these acupressure points to help you sleep. • Top of head (GV… Continue Reading Acupressure points for insomnia – Massage Monday #163

Today I’m going to share some acupressure points that are useful for Thanksgiving. The first set is to control appetite. The second set is for indigestion such as stomachache, acid reflux and heartburn. To control appetite – press these points 20-30 min before the meal. Press these points for one… Continue Reading Acupressure points to control appetite and indigestion for Thanksgiving – Massage Monday #161