What is Rock Blading?
Rock blading is an advanced manual therapy treatment technique which can be used for relieving different areas of pain throughout the body affected by chronic pain or sports injuries. Rock-blading uses two pieces of metal, one that is called a “Mallet” and another that’s called a “Mullet”. These tools work together to provide stimulus to areas of pain and pressure.
Health Issues that Respond to Rock Blading
Rock Blading technique and tool can show huge benefits when working with sports injury. Then main improvements can be found in :-
Removal of scar tissue
Improve muscle function
How does Rock Blading Work?
The technical term for this technique is Assisted Soft-Tissue Neurosensory Modulation (IASTM). Rock blades provide deeper penetration of adhesions and scar tissue and can be used for joint pain, injury, lower back or neck pain. This method of treatment is an incredible modality to increase movement in interfacial layers that build scar tissue over time.
Does a Rock Blading massage hurt?
In short, YES! however, this is depending on the intensity of the injury. The rewards however, far out weigh the pain. Some slight bruising after the massage is perfectly normal, however, this will gradually disappear. Bruising should be completely clear before undertaking another rock blade massage.