what is foot reflexology?
Foot massage is an ancient Chinese massage. It has been used more than 3000 years. It prevents and cures many diseases, for example: headache, tension, asthma, constipation, sinusitis and migraine etc. To say that sensory nerve of internal organs are spread throughout the body, and some connecting with other organs as well as skin. All of these sensory nerves are mainly rooting at the plantar of foot. The foot massage is good for stimulation the activity of internal organs, and to improve blood and lymph circulation.
Therefore foot massage is a good massage for health. To stimulate the body¡¯s wind element to blow up and to balance the four elements (sickness of human comes from the imbalance of these elements). The objectives of both massages are similar.
Reflexology, or zone therapy, is the practice of massaging, squeezing, or pushing on parts of the feet, or sometimes the hands and ears, with the goal of encouraging a beneficial effect on other parts of the body, or to improve general health.
There is no consensus on how reflexology does or could work in practice; a unifying theme is the idea that areas on the foot correspond to areas of the body, and that by manipulating these one can improve health through one's qi.