Reflexology is a biological health science, through which an exercise pressure is applied to reflex areas formed by 7,200 nerve endings in each hand and each foot. This Encourages improved instruction to each and every gland, organ and part of the body, thus persuading the body to biologically correct, strengthen and reinforce itself. Reflexology is not massage therapy, there is a big difference. Reflexology is a harmless and non-invasive method of health care.
No one really knows how old reflexology is, although there is substantial information to suggest it may have been used as long ago as 5,000 years, both in China and Egypt. Some of the recognized benefits from receiving a reflexology treatment include increased circulation, relaxation, and release of tension. Other benefits may include clearing of emotional debris, detoxification of organs, rejuvenation of tired tissues and cells, balancing of the auric field, grounding, and greater facilitation of any other energy method used.
Reflexology Dates Back to the Ancient Egyptians
Association of Reflexology
International Institute of Reflexology
Reflexology Research Project