Do’s and Don’ts for Couples Massage

I’d add a couple more Do’s and Don’ts to the suggestions I found here Some Do’s and Don’ts for Couples Massage « Massage Therapy Center.

Do:

  • Do turn off your phone, computer and television
  • Do keep your partner warm with blanket and heating pads.  A heating pad on the feet can melt some people completely.
  • Do start lighter and then go deeper

Don’t:

  • Don’t have a serious discussion about anything
  • Don’t worry about trying to duplicate any fancy techniques, just the same stroke or two repeated slowly many times can be extremely relaxing.
  • Don’t skip the scalp – 90% of my clients list the scalp as their favorite part of the massage

I offer couples massage classes in Louisville and Nashville if you’d like to learn more tricks and tips to working on your partner.

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