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Massage

Massage is instinctive. It’s a natural response to rub our aches and pains”

What is Remedial Massage?

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Remedial massage is the systematic & scientific manipulation of soft tissues of the body for the purpose of obtaining or maintaining health by physical, functional, & in some cases psychological purposes & goals by accredited professionals. Remedial massage therapists must adhere to national training & education standards, their professional scope of practice, & often prove their skills through diplomas, certified credentials, & continuing education.

The remedial massage therapists at Cactus Chiropractic Lifestyle Centre are fully accredited and health fund approved.

What types of therapies can you offer?

Our remedial therapists are fully qualified to offer the following treatments:

  • Remedial therapeutic
  • Myofascial Release
  • Sports massage
  • Deep Tissue
  • Trigger Point Release
  • Swedish/Relaxation
  • Manual Lymphatic drainage
  • Pilates and stretching
  • Pregnancy
  • Skeletal mobilisation
  • Aromatherapy
  • Craniosacral therapy (Upledger Institute USA)
  • Reflexology
  • Cupping
  • Corporate packages available

What should I expect from a remedial massage treatment/session?

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Our massages take place in our private remedial rooms on electronic massage tables. Clients are expected to partially undress and are given a towel to place over themselves. Dependent on the type of therapy you choose your treatment may include the application of approved massage oils, liniments, heat or ice packs.

What are the benefits of Remedial Massage?

Regular treatment is used for prevention and maintenance rather than waiting until the pain or injury occur Remedial massage can assist with the reduction of stress, enhance circulation of blood supply to soft tissues, decrease pain, promote sleep, reduce swelling, increase oxygen capacity of the blood and increased flexibility & mobility

massage-man-face Massage Therapy is useful in the treatment of a variety of conditions & ailments including,

  • Muscular tension
  • Anxiety, stress, depression
  • Headaches & migraines
  • Repetitive strain injury (RSI)
  • Arthritis (osteoarthritis & rheumatoid)
  • Respiratory conditions e.g. asthma bronchitis
  • Carpal tunnel syndrome
  • Eating disorders & digestive dysfunction
  • Back pain
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Spondylitis
  • Frozen shoulder
  • Whiplash
  • Insomnia (sleeping difficulties)
  • Sports injuries
  • Pre-Natal pregnancy conditions (usually after the first trimester unless written medical approval or referral is provided for earlier treatment)

Regular massage maintenance will increase your overall sense of wellbeing for optimum physical and mental health, helping you to achieve your goals


Serving the communities of Logan, Springwood, Slacks Creek, Shailer Park, Underwood, Daisy Hill, and surrounding areas