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dfn massage - David Nutter

VTCT Level3 in Reflexology, Swedish Massage and Sports Massage Therapy

Phone: 07784776823

 

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Massage Oils Offered:

Sweet Almond OilAlmond
Sweet almond oil is obtained from the dried kernel of sweet almonds.
Suitability
Sweet Almond is almost odourless and is lubricating, but not penetrating, which makes it an excellent massage oil, and protectant. Sweet Almond Oil is the therapists staple massage oil.
Sweet Almond is suitable for all skin types and is especially suited to dry, sensitive and irritated skin. It is softening, revitalising and nourishing to the skin.

Grapeseed OilGrapeseed
A light green oil which is pressed from the seeds of various varieties of Vitis vinifera grapes, an abundant by-product of winemaking.
Suitability
Due to Grapeseed Oils high linoleic acid value (greater than most other carrier oils), the oil is highly moisturising and is light for use in skin care. The oil absorbs very quickly into the skins pores making it especially useful for skin types that do not absorb oils too well, and it does not leave a greasy feeling.
Grapeseed is an staple massage oil, being suitable on a wide variety of skin types and those with nut allergies. Some therapists prefer Grapeseed Oil for its light texture and for high speed massages where the oil needs to be easily absorbed into the skin to allow the clothes to be put back on quickly.

Apricot Kernel OilApricot
Extracted from the soft fleshy centre of the Apricot stone. The high content of Oleic acid gives Apricot oil greater affinity with the skin compared to some other oils which means that it is more easily absorbed.
Suitability
Apricot Kernel Oil (Prunus Armeniaca) is a rich oil suitable for all skin types. It has exceptional revitalising, nourishing and moisturising properties which help to regulate and restructure the skin. Apricot Oil spreads easily over the skin yet penetrates the skin easily.

Avocado OilAvacado
Avocado is cold pressed from the fleshy pulp surrounding theĀ  avocado pit.
Suitability
This ultra rich oil contains high amounts of Vitamin A, B1, B2, D, and E. Also contains amino acids, sterols, pantothenic acid, lecithin, and other essential fatty acids.

Throughout history Avocado oil has been renowned to have healing and regenerating properties. It is very useful when treating sun, climate or chemical damaged skin that is dehydrated and undernourished. It is reported to help regenerate and rejuvenate the skin as well as soften the skin tissue.

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