The impact of scar tissue is often massively underestimated. Most people focus on the appearance of a scar, but a scar can affect any area of the body, creating areas that feel tight and "stuck". Scar massage treatment improves the look, feel and functionality of the scar and surrounding tissues. By loosening restricted and "stuck" tissues movement is increased, pain is reduced and healing is improved.
The consequences of a scar runs deep and is SO MUCH MORE than just the appearance on the skin. Scar massage therapy is a specialist hands-on treatment to help reconnect and promote healing of the scar, surrounding tissues and the WHOLE body. It is a very gentle but effective form of treatment, similar to massage and soft tissue therapy. I have extensive training and use a variety of techniques directly on and around the scar.... and also further afield. Treatment is rarely painful, even for new and the most sensitive scars. Both new and old scars will 100% benefit from this treatment.
I work with a variety of scars but my passion and majority of my experience is with abdominal, female centric surgeries, such as c-sections, hysterectomy, breast cancer reconstructions and other gynaecological/pelvic surgeries that involve an abdominal incision. Surgeries such as these can leave some women in a lot of pain or discomfort, feeling numb and disconnected from their pelvic floor and core muscles and scar therapy can help improve feeling and functionality.
Depending on your scar and associated symptoms, multiple treatments may be needed in order to gain the most benefit. You should anticipate at least 3 or 4 treatments, but you may require more or less than this. Scars usually appear softer, flatter, better integrated and less bothersome.
Scar therapy is a very gentle, specialist scar massage treatment that is given on and around the scar. It is pain free and beneficial to both new and old scars. The techniques may appear effortless and small but treatment can create whole body shifts where continuing patterns of dysfunction caused by the scar are released. Nearly all types of scars can be treated, no matter how old and it doesn't matter if your scar is a result of a surgical procedure (planned or unplanned) or an accident/injury.
- Do have tight scar tissue causing you discomfort?
- Do you feel restricted in your mobility and want to move more freely and without pain?
- Does your scar feel overly sensitivity to touch?
- Is your scar numb?
- Are you struggling to reconnect with your pelvic floor and core?
- Do you want to promote optimal healing in order to prevent longer term complications?
- Do you want to improve the texture and appearance of your scar?
- Do you want to support your emotional recovery and feel more accepting of the changes in your body?
There are many benefits to having scar therapy including:
Types of scars typically treated:
Initial appointment to include a consultation, assessment and first treatment of your scar. Appointment will last up to 75 minutes
Further sessions following your initial consultation. You should anticipate at least 2-3 follow up sessions. Appointment will last up to 55 minutes.
A basic rehab exercise kit to support your recovery.
£185 - save £45
A complete recovery package combining hands-on therapy with exercise prescription.
Initial screen & consultation + phase 1 programme creation session - 85 minutes
Programme progression follow sessions - 3x 55 minutes
Basic rehab kit & education booklet
Nutrition tweaks to support recovery and rehab
In-between sessions email/phone support
option to pay in FULL or INSTALLMENTS