20 EffleurageMovement – light continuous stroking movement applied in slow rhythmic manner.Effect – Soothing and relaxing.
21 PetrissageMovement – Kneading movement performed by lifting, squeezing and pressing the tissue with a light, firm pressure.Effect – Deeper stimulation to muscles, nerves, and skin and improves circulation.
22 Tapotement Movement – Short, quick tapping or slapping movements. Effect – Most stimulating. Tones muscles and increases blood flow.
23 Friction Movement – Deep, circular rubbing movement. Effect – Stimulating, significant benefits to the circulation and glandular activity of the skin.
24 VibrationMovement – Rapid shaking of the body part while the balls of the fingertips are pressed firmly on the point of application.Effect – Very stimulating and relaxing.
25 Skin Diseases and Disorders Only a dermatologist or medical doctor should diagnose and treat skin diseases and disorders.
26 Objective Symptoms Subjective Symptoms Those you see Those you can feel
27 Signs of Infection Pain Swelling Local Fever Throbbing Redness Discharge