Swedish massage

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Swedish massage massage combined with a system of active and passive exercises for the muscles and joints
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Usage

In literature:

The Swedish massage had made her bulky.
"The Way of Ambition" by Robert Hichens
If I were in town I should have had one of those Swedish fellows to massage it, and be about in half the time.
"The Fortunes of the Farrells" by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
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In news:

Owner and masseuse Tamara Ends said patrons can choose from a variety of different treatments, from deep tissue and Swedish massage to aroma therapy.
50% off Swedish massages from Luxurious Essentials in Southfield.
The ads are small and discreet in content, but not always candid: The money for those ads doesn't come from masseuses trained in Swedish, shiatsu or deep-tissue massage.
We do many kinds of massages , including Swedish, integrated, deep tissue, Raki, aromatherapy, hot stone and more.
The class will be a hands-on experience where the individual will be introduced to and begin to practice Swedish Massage techniques.
Sports massage—derived from traditional Swedish massage ( rubbing , kneading and prodding) and now a discipline in its own right—has become widely recognized as a critical element of any high-end athletic training regimen.
The day spa , which has numerous locations across Tucson, offers everything from Swedish-style massage to facials, from microdermabrasion to UV-free tanning.
Services range from from Swedish and customized massages to deep tissue, myofascial release, hot or cold stone therapy , trigger-point release, sports massage and more.
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