Massage & Reflexology

The Ultimate Thai Massage Video: Basic Mat Techniques
Series featured in Skin Inc. The Ultimate Thai Massage Video
Basic Mat Techniques

Learn authentic Thai massage: the therapeutic techniques and spiritual application of this ancient healing modality from the top instructor in the United States working in association with schools associated with the Thai royal family, with a step-by-step demonstration of a complete basic routine on the mat. Includes overviews of different styles, Chakras, and more.

1 Hr. 48 Mins.
The Ultimate Thai Massage Video: Advanced Mat Techniques
Series featured in Positive Health Magazine The Ultimate Thai Massage Video
Advanced Mat Techniques

Take Thai massage to another level. Learn more advanced therapeutic techniques to provide this beautiful, rhythmic healing modality with a step-by-step demonstration of a complete advanced routine on the mat with over 50 asanas. Taught by the top instructor in the United States, also covers different styles, Ayurvedic anatomy, body mechanics, and more.

2 Hrs. 56 Mins.
The Ultimate Thai Massage Video: Basic Table Techniques
Award Winner The Ultimate Thai Massage Video
Basic Table Techniques

Learn the therapeutic techniques for providing Thai massage on the massage table. Taught by the top instructor in the United States, includes a step-by-step demonstration of a complete basic routine adapted for the table, plus overviews of different styles, origins of Thai massage, body mechanics, and more.

1 Hr. 28 Mins.
The Ultimate Thai Massage Video: Advanced Table Techniques
Series featured in Positive Health Magazine The Ultimate Thai Massage Video
Advanced Table Techniques

Learn more advanced therapeutic techniques to provide this beautiful, rhythmic healing modality on a massage table. The top instructor in the United States walks you step-by-step through a complete advanced routine on the table, covering over 50 asanas and bridging the gap between Thai and western health concepts while emphasizing the spiritual perspectives.

2 Hrs. 57 Mins.
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9 Hrs. 9 Mins.
Nurturing Pregnancy Massage Techniques I
Featured in Massage Magazine & SkinInc.com Nurturing Pregnancy Massage Techniques I

Expectant moms experience unique physical and emotional changes that occur as a result of increased weight, shifting posture, and adjusting hormone levels. Massage can allow pregnant moms to unwind during this time. It can also alleviate the resulting discomfort and other pregnancy-related symptoms. Expert massage therapist and instructor, Meade Steadman, demonstrates step-by-step how to provide therapeutic massage techniques that focus on the special needs of the mother-to-be as she goes through the different trimesters. He demonstrates a full body massage in different positions: prone, supine, semi-reclined, and side lying. Meade also discusses benefits and contraindications, postural analysis, bolsters, positioning and draping, and fetal development. Featured in SalonInc.com, Sept. 2008 - Featured in Skin Inc. Magazine, Oct. 2008
(DVD - 2 Hrs. 17 Mins.)

2 Hrs. 17 Mins.
Nurturing Pregnancy Massage Techniques II
Featured in SkinInc.com Nurturing Pregnancy Massage Techniques II

Expectant moms experience unique physical and emotional changes that occur as a result of increased weight, shifting posture, and adjusting hormone levels. Massage can allow pregnant moms to unwind during this time. It can also alleviate the resulting discomfort and other pregnancy-related symptoms. Expert massage therapist and instructor, Meade Steadman, demonstrates step-by-step how to provide therapeutic massage techniques that focus on common complaints during pregnancy: low back pain, edema, sciatica, neck and shoulder pain, leg cramping, nausea, and breast discomfort. Meade also discusses considerations for the different trimesters, benefits and contraindications, postural analysis, bolsters. positioning and draping, and fetal development. Featured in SalonInc.com, Sept. 2008 - Featured in Skin Inc. Magazine, Oct. 2008(DVD - 1 Hr. 7 Mins.)

1 Hr. 7 Mins.
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2 videos, 3 Hrs. 24 Mins.
Deep Tissue Massage Therapy: Extremities
Featured in SkinInc.com Deep Tissue Massage Therapy
Extremities

Go to extremes with deep tissue massage techniques on the arms and legs. Expert massage therapist and instructor, Meade Steadman, demonstrates how to provide therapeutic deep tissue massage on the arms and legs with hour-plus demonstrations on the anterior and posterior. With in-depth discussions of physiology and anatomy, Steadman walks you through routines for warming up, establishing client communication and trust, performing advanced massage and stretch techniques for specific areas and complaints, determining primary pain versus opposing distortion, balancing, and flushing toxins. From myofascial release to deep compression techniques, you will learn it all with this indispensable guide on deep tissue massage for the extremities. Featured in SalonInc.com, Sept. 2008
(2 Hrs. 9 Mins.)

2 Hrs. 9 Mins.
Deep Tissue Massage Therapy: Pelvic Girdle
Featured in SkinInc.com Deep Tissue Massage Therapy
Pelvic Girdle

Learn deep tissue massage routines and technique for the pelvic girdle, addressing deeper tissue structures of the muscle and fascia. Expert massage therapist and instructor, Meade Steadman, demonstrates how to provide therapeutic deep tissue massage on the pelvic girdle of both men and women, with hour-plus demonstrations on the anterior and posterior. With in-depth discussions of physiology and anatomy, you will learn it all with this indispensable guide on deep tissue massage for the pelvic girdle. Includes routines for warming up, establishing client communication and trust, performing advanced massage and stretch techniques for specific areas and complaints, determining primary pain versus opposing distortion, balancing, and flushing toxins. Featured in SalonInc.com, Sept. 2008
(1 Hr. 15 Mins.)

1 Hr. 15 Mins.
Deep Tissue Massage Therapy: Shoulder Girdle
Featured in SkinInc.com Deep Tissue Massage Therapy
Shoulder Girdle

Learn deep tissue massage routines and technique for the shoulder girdle. With the new Deep Tissue series from Meade Steadman, go deeper with more intense, focused work on areas of tension and pain, releasing muscle and adhesions, increasing range of motion, and resetting muscle memory. Expert massage therapist and instructor, Meade Steadman, demonstrates how to provide therapeutic deep tissue massage on the shoulder girdle with hour-plus demonstrations on the anterior and posterior. Includes advanced massage and stretch techniques for specific complaints. Featured in SalonInc.com, Sept. 2008
(1 Hr. 32 Mins.)

1 Hr. 32 Mins.
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3 videos, 4 Hrs. 56 Mins.
Couples Massage: The Therapist\'s Perspective
Award Winner Couples Massage
The Therapist's Perspective

Couples massage is a great massage offering that's not just about technique, but about the experience. Whether offered to the couple in tandem by two therapists or offered as a two-handed instructional massage, the focus is for both to receive a professional massage and to feel luxuriously pampered. Judy Rupel, LMT, demonstrates how to provide an experience that brings back couples time and again for this offering that is both financially and emotionally rewarding for you. This indispensable all-in-one video covers it all, from room setup and ambience, modalities, professionalism, marketing, and approach and techniques to the final touches to ensure the experience is enjoyed from beginning to end. Featured in SalonInc.com, Sept. 2008
(1 Hr. 56 Mins.)

1 Hr. 47 Mins.
Therapeutic Breast Massage
Award Winner Therapeutic Breast Massage

In this instructional DVD, expert massage therapist, Meade Steadman walks you through the technique for providing massage on the upper torso and the concerns surrounding breast massage. Massage on the breast area and underlying musculature is necessary for providing full body work on a woman, and it provides for better alignment, posture, and relaxation, as well as helps address back pain. Meade demonstrates how to provide draped and undraped massage on two models, one with natural breasts and one with augmented breasts. He also discusses breast physiology, musculature, lymphatic drainage, cancer, client preparation, client comfort, and legal considerations. "Received Bronze Telly Award 2008" (1 Hr. 48 Mins.)

1 Hr. 48 Mins.
Facial Massage: The Definitive Collection
Award Winner Facial Massage
The Definitive Collection

Aesthetic VideoSource presents the definitive collection of the best facial massages featured in our instructional facial and massage videos. Four renowned experts bring their own distinctive facial massages to their treatments, including European facials, stone massage, chair massage, and lymphatic drainage massage. CIDESCO diplomat, Rita Page, demonstrates a detailed facial cleansing massage. Meade Steadman, LMT, demonstrates three facial massages: one incorporating hot and cold stones to help stimulate circulation and relax musculature, one showing how to restore natural beauty from the inside-out by following the musculature and vascular system, and a facial massage in the chair. Eva Mileski, aesthetician and LMT, walks you through an extensive facial massage that is part of her facials. Jennifer Bryant, LMT, instructs how to stimulate lymphatic drainage on the face using massage techniques. Received 2006 Davey Award. (1 Hr. 23 Mins.)

1 Hr. 23 Mins.
Essentials of Swedish Massage
Award Winner Essentials of Swedish Massage

In this award-winning video, Meade Steadman teaches and demonstrates everything from body mechanics, preparing your workspace, and the essentials of a full body Swedish massage from the head and face all the way down to the ankles and feet. You will learn the five strokes of massage, Effleurage, Petrissage, Friction, Tapotement, Vibration, and how to perform these strokes on both men and women. Learning the steps to Swedish massage from this video will allow you to perform a professional and beautiful massage on all your clients while maintaining a proper balance and flow of energy with your own body. This 135-minute video is the most comprehensive Swedish massage video ever produced. Welcome to your future as a professional massage therapist. Received 2004 Telly; Featured in Massage & Bodywork, Oct./Nov. 2004; Featured in Les Nouvelles Esthetiques, Sept. 2004; Showcased in Skin Inc., Sept. 2004 (135 Mins.) SALE: VHS priced at 30% discount! (Price shown already marked down.)

2 Hrs. 15 Mins.
The Art & Practice of Stone Massage
Award Winner The Art & Practice of Stone Massage

In this award-winning video, let Meade Steadman, LMT guide you through the relaxing and invigorating world of hot stone massage. Before the journey begins, Meade builds your foundation by briefly recounting the history of stone massage. Along the way, he explains the healing power of stones, such as thermotherapy and vasodilation, and shows step-by-step how to perform a hot and cold stone massage for the entire face and body. As part of the instruction and with the comfort of the client in mind, Meade demonstrates how to drape your client, how to use different stone edges, how to glide the stones across your client, and how to use compression. He then takes you through stone layout, chakra-stone and cozy stone placement, tapping the stones, heating and cooling the stones, and regulating stone temperature. In addition to this guidance, Meade unfolds the mystery of incorporating stone massage with popular Swedish massage techniques. Don't miss out on this once-in-a-lifetime journey! Received 2006 Telly Award, 2006 Summit Award & 2005 Davey Award; Featured in Spa Management, Feb. 2006; Received 10 out of 10 rating in Massage Today, Feb. 2006; Showcased in Skin Inc., Dec. 2005 (104 minutes)

1 Hr. 44 Mins.
The Ultimate Face, Scalp, Neck & Shoulder Massage
Award Winner The Ultimate Face, Scalp, Neck & Shoulder Massage

Expert massage therapist, Meade Steadman, demonstrates simple and easy-to-follow massage strokes that will relieve tension, improve posture and restore natural beauty in the face. This jam-packed, award-winning, vibrantly illustrated program explores the physiological principles behind massage and features a comprehensive demonstration on the face, scalp, neck and shoulders. This must-have video for massage therapists shows how to work the muscles of the face to provide a youthful glow from the inside out. Received 2005 Telly Award; Received 9.5 out of 10 rating in Massage Today (78 minutes)

1 Hr. 18 Mins.
The Complete Guide to Full Body Chair Massage
The Complete Guide to Full Body Chair Massage

In this comprehensive guide, learn from expert massage therapist, Meade Steadman, the in's and out's of full body chair massage: techniques, equipment, and how to generate business. With detailed discussions of musculature, Meade demonstrates a general full body massage from head to toe, as well as techniques for addressing specific client complaints: headaches, kinked necks, aching shoulders and back, and carpal tunnel. Massage is demonstrated on male and female models. Meade also touches on different chairs, tools and setup, dealing with business attire, and tips for marketing and building your professional practice. Contraindications are included. This thorough guide covers it all. Featured in Massage Magazine, Aug./Sept. 2006.(2 Hrs. 17 Mins.) SALE: VHS priced at 30% discount! (Price shown already marked down.)

2 Hrs. 17 Mins.
Comprehensive Reflexology & Massage: The Hand
Award Winner Comprehensive Reflexology & Massage
The Hand

Learn the healing art of hand reflexology and massage from expert massage therapist, Meade Steadman, in this award-winning video. Meade provides hands-on instruction, demonstrating the strokes and techniques on both the right and left hands and on different models: young and old, male and female. For the reflexology section, Meade discusses the body's physiology, contraindications (particularly geriatric concerns), history, and how the anatomy of the hand maps to each part of the body. The comprehensive massage demonstration shows techniques to work the hand and forearm for flexibility, relaxation, and improved circulation. Meade's demonstrations show how to warm up the hands, work the “whole body? for balance, and focus on specific areas of concern. Received 2006 Gold Davey Award. Received 2006 Telly Award. (1 Hr. 57 Mins.) SALE: VHS priced at 30% discount! (Price shown already marked down.)

1 Hr. 57 Mins.
Comprehensive Reflexology & Massage: The Foot
Award Winner Comprehensive Reflexology & Massage
The Foot

Get a foothold on reflexology and massage of the foot with expert massage therapist, Meade Steadman, in this award-winning video. Meade provides detailed instruction, demonstrating the strokes and techniques on both the right and left foot and on different models: young and old, male and female. For the reflexology section, Meade discusses the body's physiology, contraindications (particularly geriatric concerns), history, and how the anatomy of the foot maps to each part of the body. The comprehensive massage demonstration shows techniques to work the foot and lower leg for flexibility, relaxation, and improved circulation. Meade's demonstrations show how to warm up the feet, work the “whole body? for balance, and focus on specific areas of concern. Received 2006 Gold Davey Award. Received 2006 Telly Award. Featured in Massage Magazine, Oct. 2006 (1 Hr. 28 Mins.) SALE: VHS priced at 30% discount! (Price shown already marked down.)

1 Hr. 28 Mins.
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2 videos, 3 Hrs. 25 Min.
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14 videos, 24 Hrs. 30 Mins.
Lymphatic Massage: The Face
Rated 10 out of 10 in Massage Today Lymphatic Massage
The Face

Noted European trained aesthetician and licensed massage therapist (LMT) Eva Mileski offers a complete guide to lymphatic drainage massage for the face and neck. This all-in-one video explains the physiology of the lymphatic system, and shows step-by-step how to stimulate lymphatic drainage using both manual and vacuum lymphatic massage techniques. Rated 10 out of 10 in Massage Today, Feb. 2004. Featured as “Must Have How-To Treatment Video? in Skin Inc. (50 minutes) SALE: VHS priced at 30% discount! (Price shown already marked down.)

50 Mins.
Lymphatic Massage: The Body
Rated 10 out of 10 in Massage Today Lymphatic Massage
The Body

Let Eva Mileski, renowned European aesthetician and licensed massage therapist (LMT), guide you through this 70-minute instructional demonstration of lymphatic drainage massage for the abdomen, chest, arms, legs, and back. As a licensed professional, you'll gain the knowledge and skills to enhance the health and well being of your clients through lymphatic massage treatments. This all-in-one video teaches you the basics about lymph and the lymphatic system, and shows step-by-step how to stimulate lymphatic drainage using both manual and vacuum lymphatic massage techniques. This video discusses the physiological effects of lymphatic drainage massage and demonstrates step-by-step manual lymphatic massage. Reviewed in Dermascope, Jan. 2006; Rated 10 out of 10 in Massage Today, Feb. 2004; Reviewed in Library Journal, June 2002; Featured as “Must Have How-To Treatment Video? in Skin Inc. (70 minutes) SALE: VHS priced at 30% discount! (Price shown already marked down.)

1 Hr. 10 Mins.
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2 videos, 2 Hrs.
European Facials, Vol. 1
Award Winner European Facials, Vol. 1

Award-winning CIDESCO diplomat, Rita Page, demonstrates the steps of a thorough European facial with detailed massage techniques and a minimal amount of equipment. Part of a comprehensive award-winning three-part series, Vol. 1 includes discussion of facial bed set-up, equipment (stool, steamer, and other tools of the trade), and professionalism. Rita then begins the facial, starting with a client consultation, skin analysis, and an extensive cleansing massage on the face, neck, and décolleté. Massage, an important component of a European facial, is used for application of product as well as a luxurious treatment that completes the spa experience. Received 2006 Summit Award. Received 2006 Telly Award. (1 Hr. 34 Mins.) SALE: VHS priced at 30% discount! (Price shown already marked down.)

1 Hr. 34 Mins.
European Facials, Vol. 2
Award Winner European Facials, Vol. 2

Award-winning CIDESCO diplomat, Rita Page, demonstrates the steps of a thorough European facial. Part of a comprehensive award-winning three-part series, Vol. 2 continues the facial begun in Vol. 1. Rita delves into exfoliation (with an enzyme); desincrustation; an extensive essential oil massage on the neck, shoulder, décolleté, and upper arms; extractions (with cotton and extractor); treatment ampoule and cream application; and a product-penetrating facial massage. Massage, an important component of a European facial, is used for application of product as well as a luxurious treatment that completes the spa experience. Received 2006 Summit Award. (1 Hr. 36 Mins.) SALE: VHS priced at 30% discount! (Price shown already marked down.)

1 Hr. 36 Mins.
European Facials, Vol. 3
Award Winner European Facials, Vol. 3

Award-winning CIDESCO diplomat, Rita Page, demonstrates the steps of a thorough European facial. Part of a comprehensive three-part series, Vol. 3 continues the facial being demonstrated in Vol. 1 and 2. Rita finishes the facial with a mask customized for different parts of the face (T-zone, eyes, cheeks and décolleté), hot and cold compresses, and protective facial creams. While products are penetrating, Rita demonstrates how to perform a scalp massage, hand and arm treatment, and foot and lower leg treatment. Rita completes the facial with a post-treatment client consultation. In a special feature, Rita demonstrates how to make her trademark cotton pads. Received 2006 Summit Award. Received 2006 Telly Award. (1 Hr. 51 Mins.) SALE: VHS priced at 30% discount! (Price shown already marked down.)

1 Hr. 51 Mins.
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3 videos, 5 Hrs. 1 Min.
Ayurvedic Beauty Care - Face Rejuvenation Sequence
Ayurvedic Beauty Care - Face Rejuvenation Sequence

Noted educator and writer Melanie Sachs demonstrates a unique facial massage based on Ayurvedic principles and practices. Includes an explanation of the Ayurvedic Body-Mind types and how to customize treatments for each type. (54 minutes)

54 Mins.
Ohashi shows step-by-step touch techniques that enhance and benefit all aspects of a facial or other professional care of the face. Learn how to counteract harmful effects of stress, help eliminate wrinkles, achieve good skin tone and minimize water retention. Demonstrates how to perform a facial massage. (53 minutes) For over 30 years, Esalen Institute has been home to the development of a unique method of massage & bodywork known as Esalen Massage. People who have experienced Esalen Massage agree that it is extraordinary. Combining long strokes, gentle rocking and stretch, sculpting of deep musculature and the precision of Chinese point work, its holistic approach to massage is unique. Now, for the first time ever, the members of the Esalen Massage Crew demonstrate and teach their world-renowned techniques on video. The video is in English, but the DVD includes German, Spanish and English (85 minutes) In the video, Kay Rynerson takes you through a demonstration of a full-body Thai massage. These techniques are said to have originated 2,500 years ago. This clear approach will help you learn how to provide your clients with the energizing, relaxing, and rejuvenating effects of Thai massage. (94 minutes) This helpful step-by-step workbook will assist you with your approach to performing Thai massage. It includes sketches and descriptions of 137 positions and discusses suggested supplies and clothing.
(85 pages)
Releasing the Rotator Cuff
Releasing the Rotator Cuff

At last, a manual that looks at rotator cuff injuries from a massage therapist's perspective! Rotator cuff injuries are becoming more common, especially in this age of "computer shoulders." A thorough understanding of the rotator cuff is indispensable for massage therapists who strive to improve their skills and help their clients. This well-organized, easy-to-use manual has over 60 photographs and graphics and follows a logical sequence. Topics include: overview of the rotator cuff, common signs and sites of injuries, a lesson in shoulder mechanics, sections on each of the rotator cuff muscles plus other commonly involved muscles, client education, and stretching and strengthening exercises. Included with the manual is the Releasing the Rotator Cuff interactive CD-ROM, (for PC's only) which is a fabulous complementary tool for learning the material. Releasing the Rotator Cuff is a valuable reference manual for massage therapists, personal trainers, yoga teachers and movement therapists. (46 pages)
Releasing the Rotator Cuff DVD, Run Time: 2.5 Hrs., Copy Right 2007, Expert: Peggy Lamb.

2 Hrs. 30 Mins - 46 Pages
Stretch Your Clients!
Stretch Your Clients!

Stretching is one of the most useful and most overlooked aspects of manual therapy. An easyto- use, concise and practical reference manual for both students and practicing massage therapists. It clearly illustrates a range of stretches to be performed on more than fifty muscles. The book & CD ROM package includes a CD-ROM (for PC only) which shows stretches for the lower back, neck, and muscle actions. Also includes fun, interactive quizzes. (Book is 31 pages long). The instructional DVD is 90 minutes long.

90 Mins. - 31 Pages