History of Reflexology can be dated back into ancient Egypt as evidenced by inscriptions found in a physician’s tomb early 6th dynasty about 2,330 B.C. at Saqqara in Egypt.
Reflexology is a science that deals with the principle that there are reflex areas in the feet and hands which correspond to all of the glands, organs and parts of the body. Reflexology is a unique method of using the thumb and fingers on these reflex areas.
Foot and hand Reflexology can be used to:
- to relieve stress and tension
- to improve blood supply and promote unblocking of nerve impulses
- to help nature achieve homeostasis