What Are The Benefits Of Head Massage?

, Wednesday, 1 July 2020

Is Head massage good for the brain?

A good head massages can help you to releave tension and de-stress mentally by increasing blood flow to the scalp. A Mind and body are well connected, and every seed of thought which lead to action start within our head. Believe it or not we spend more time fighting and arguing about opinions, wishes, desires inside our heads than anywhere else. The attention span reading this piece of description is bound to be less, as you might be thinking about your past, present and future.

Keep that thought aside, we have a wonderful solution for your peace of mind. Introducing Massaggi Head Massage, a carefully crafted head massage technique to clear your mind with added bonus of sensational massage. These techniques are one of kind massage done in London, ready to take your headaches with a sensory touch from our massage therapist Ben Pianese.

The unprecedented, incomparable and elusive power of the human brain is generated by coordinated actions and interactions of tiny electrical cells known as neurons. These specialized cells transmit information in the form of electrochemical impulses and behave like a sophisticated internet super highway. Neuronal signals conveys piece of informational bits that result in everything from bodily sensations of thirst or hunger, to the shape and meaning of words on this page.

Bioelectrical impulses travel along neuron fibers called axons which bridge regions of the central nervous system, the brain and spinal cord. Outside the central nervous system, axons are bound together into the nerves that make up the peripheral nervous system; relaying messages between the central nervous system and every organ and muscles in the body.

Migraine headaches sufferer

Does Head massage help migraines headaches?

Pain relief Head massage for migraines headaches therapies bring clarity when your mind is clouded giving you calming effect and neutralizing any strain around your neck area. A happy mind is home for better performance of bodily functions.

Almost everyone experiences headaches at times. Most are caused by tension in the muscles of the scalp and neck after periods of concentration or stress. Some result from eating problem or alchol abuse. Other are forerunners of colds or influenza, menstruation can be another cause.

Eyestrain only to rarely produces headache, despite popular belief, and if does, it usually arises from astigmatism, migraine can cause severe headache, often on one side of the head only, and sometimes associated with numbness or weakeness down side of the faceor body. Headache is common after head injury (concussion), and it can also be caused by sinus problems or problems involving the lower jaw muscles that may result from the teeth-grinding.

A sudden, severe headache, like a blow to the back of the head, often followed unconsciusness, may indicate internal bleeding underneath the brain known as subarachnoid haemorrhage. Meningitis produces headache aggravated by bright light, and accompanied by fever and neck stiffness. Keeping in mind that it helps in common headaches, but, if you’re experiencing repeated headaches, it is advisable to consult a medical practitioner and don’t take similar massage as substitute to medical advice or treatment.

What the therapist recommend?


Headaches are held to be due to an energy blockage in the yang channel of the head. Those that do not respond well the conventional medicine are thought to respond best to acupuncture. Depending on the type of headache, points on the meridians relating to the gall bladder, large intestine, stomach, small intestine governor and bladder are treated.


Many headaches are believed to be the caused by muscle tension, which can result from poor posture, eyestrain and the pressures of everyday living. Osteopaths may therefore try to freethe contructed muscles at base of the skull, and improve the mobility of the neck joints.

An orthodox view

The main role of the doctor is to reach a diagnosis and treat serious casues of headache. Orthodox painkillers such as paracetamol and aspirin are the only limites value in treatment of tension headaches.

Scalp massage also know as Indian Head Massage

How do you give a good head massage?

Certain kind of headaches – particularly those which tend to start at back of the head – may helped by firm effluerage strokes down the back of the neck, and gentle petrissage and kneading of the muscles over the upper part of the shoulders. Follow by deep friction with the thumbs over thight muscle band on either side of the spine of the neck, and friction with the fingers behind the ears. Then apply firm stroking across the forehead, from one temple to the other, using the ends of the fingers. Finish with more firm stroking down the neck towards the shouders, avoiding completely any contact with the front of the neck and throat.

Head Massage Therapy by Massaggi – ‘peace of mind’

It is very tricky to understand the complexity of the process, hence we believe every massage therapist should have a sound knowledge of anatomy of human body. Neurons are joined by a support cast of cells that helps to signal transmissions and also help in protecting the brain from certain blood-born substances. Thus, aided neurons go about the work of transforming electrochemical signals into actions like throwing a ball, laughing, thinking about getting a massage, and even falling in love; in short, into everything that makes us human.

At Massaggi, massage therapist and coach Ben Pianese has gathered vast experience on getting to know sensory sciences, acupressure and Indian Champissage technique which is very popular form of head massage in Asia, Europe and USA. At London, you can avail such services at Massaggi.

At Massaggi, we use our sensory receptors to assess, detect and correct your sensory nerve receptors which feel pain, tension, headache and disharmonic disruption within the acoustics of your head. The process requires meticulous examination of a body in a very relaxed and peaceful environment. Throughout an experiential Head Massage session, Ben Pianese, your experienced master massage therapist feels varying degrees of sensations through his digits including: tingling, warmth, heat, vibrations and energy flow through the palms of his hands. The Head massage techniques include subtle massage maneuvers to massage your mind and gently tap into specific sensorial points (SP) to assist the body’s change and stimulate the function of the nervous system. The Head massage technique practiced at Massaggi is result of over a decade of experience and hundreds of successful clients.

Man experiencing peace of mind after head massage

Is head massage good for stress?

If you’re living with a busy lifestyle, you must be experiencing a lot of stress due to various reasons. A Head massage is one of the easiest and quickest way to attain relaxation and forget your worries. People look it as a therapy but it can be a great way to unwind over a weekend too!

Our Head massage therapist can access your entire body system by working with the head, temporal bone and spine to facilitate the body to relax. Input and output transmission in a controlled manner will help you to magically travel through a deep level of relaxation. It will be a worth of an experience.

How is Massaggi different than other head massages?

Head Massage, both work on the inside of your mind and interconnected parts such as spine. This particular head massage has been refined over centuries like Indian traditional meditation technique, Acupressure techniques and regular massage technique to find the sensorial pattern to calm your mind and your body.

Ordinary head massage take a outlook of only muscle which has limited scope and effect on mind and body as whole. And the full benefits of such therapy session can never be realized unless and until you visit some of the experienced clinics like Massaggi.

What are head massages good for?

  • Back pain
  • Hair growth
  • Lack of sleep
  • Tempero-mandibular joint pain
  • Headaches and stiff neck pain
  • Long term emotional problems
  • Postural tension, torticollis and migraine

Who should opt for scalp massage?

Head massage is a way of relaxation to be attained by your mind. It is for everyone. However if you’re having problem with Back, Sleep, Hair growth, Emotional problems, Postural tensions, Join pain, Stiff neck and Common headaches, you should pay a visit for fast relief.

Ben has been a practical pain management trainer and a celebrated massage therapist. He believes human well-being is deeply connected to the health of mind and body both, including deep tissues. He holds numerous certifications for best of breeds massage techniques helping him on a mission for healthy London and then rest of the world. He has been an active contributor in massage technique research and on Massaggi blog.