General techniques and taboos of massage


General techniques and taboos of massage

Massage is to stimulate the skin, muscles, joints, nerves, blood vessels and lymphatics of the human body through various methods to promote local blood circulation and improve metabolism, thereby promoting the natural disease resistance of the corpus callosum, promoting the absorption of osmotic exudation, and alleviatingCompression fractures and pain in the muscles.

Massage is longer than Shujintongluo, Huoxue Sanyu, swelling and pain relief, so it is most commonly used in traumatic diseases and various pain syndromes.

  General methods of massage 1.

Press: Use your fingers or palm to press on the skin or acupuncture rhythmically2.

Rub: Use your fingers or palm to rub gently on the skin or acupuncture points3.

Push: Push your skin or muscles forward, up, or over with your fingers or palm.


Holding: Hold the skin, muscle, or disc membrane with one or both hands, hold it up, and then lower it.


Knead: Rotate the skin or acupuncture points with your fingers or palm.


Wipe: Wipe the limbs 7 with one or two hands.

掐: Use your fingers to press the acupuncture points hard.


Point: Press the acupuncture point vigorously with one finger.


叩: Use your palm or fist to hit your limb.

  The following conditions cannot be massaged: 1.

Patients with influenza, Japanese encephalitis, meningitis, diphtheria, dysentery and other acute infectious diseases.


Patients with acute inflammation, such as acute suppurative tonsillitis, pneumonia, acute appendicitis, cellulitis, etc.


Certain chronic arthritis such as limb tuberculosis, spinal tuberculosis, myelitis.


People with severe hypertension, liver disease, kidney disease and lung disease.


Malignant tumor, malignant anemia, chronically frail and extremely thin and frail people.


Patients with thrombocytopenic purpura or allergic purpura.


Patients with large areas of skin or patients with ulcerative dermatitis.