We hear more and more about this type of body treatments that make use of therapeutic massage to bring us multiple benefits. And its popularization among celebrities, with all the visibility that this entails on social networks, has made this ancient technique of Eastern origin one of the most demanded treatments in Santander. Today at Solmax we give you all the answers about wood therapy

What is Maderotherapy and what is it for?

Maderotherapy is a holistic massage technique that uses small wooden instruments to exert different pressures on certain areas of the body. Can be applied in abdomen, arms, buttocks and legs. The objective is to achieve stimulate circulation, balance energies, improve oxygenation and mobilize fat. The elimination of fat specifically is achieved thanks to the pressure exerted and the heat generated during the session, causing the rupture of the nodules and their subsequent elimination through the lymphatic system.

The duration of the sessions revolves around the 60 minutes and its price is around 50€.

As a general rule, wood therapy It is not a painful treatment But during the session we may feel slight discomfort due to the friction of the instruments on the skin or accumulated muscle tension. The instruments usually used to carry it out are: rollers (smooth and concave), the cob, the modeling board, the Swedish cup and, the star instrument to combat cellulite, the mushroom.

Types of Wood Therapy

  • Body wood therapy: the entire body is worked to achieve a remodeling of the figure
  • Physioaesthetic wood therapy: relieves pain caused by injuries or joint problems.
  • Anti-cellulite wood therapy: Activates the lymphatic and circulatory system in areas where greater fluid retention and cellulite accumulation occurs (buttocks, abdomen and legs)
  • Bust wood therapy: Focuses on shaping and toning exclusively the chest area
  • Facial wood therapy: applied to the face to firm and tone the skin
woman showing the effects of wood therapy

The effects of wood therapy on our body: 5 benefits

Among the multiple benefits that wood therapy offers, we find that it is a very flexible treatment that adapts to the needs of each client, using specific instruments for each case. Therefore, depending on the characteristics of the session we can obtain one or other benefits:

  1. Effect anti-inflammatory, preventing fluid retention
  2. Visibly reduces cellulitis on buttocks, thighs and abdomen
  3. Reaffirms and tones the skin, combating sagging
  4. Drain the localized fat to remodel the figure
  5. Relieves the stress and muscle tension

How many sessions of wood therapy are needed to see results?

Maderotherapy is a remodeling treatment that reports visible results from the first session. Fighting sagging, cellulite and localized fat. Its effects can last up to 12 months If good maintenance is carried out and, if combined with a balanced diet and exercise, it is possible to lose between 1 and 5 centimeters per session.

In a generalized way if we want to achieve the full potential of the treatment The recommended number of sessions is between 6 and 10 with a continuous frequency and a maximum of twice a week. However, the degree of effectiveness and quality of the results may vary according to the specific characteristics of each person. Taking into account factors such as age, weight, type of diet, etc. Therefore, the ideal is that you carry out a first assessment session with one of our specialists at Solmax Santander.

What is more effective, wood therapy or pressotherapy?

Both techniques are very beneficial and effective. However, they are totally different procedures that address the same aesthetic complexities from different perspectives. 

If you have any questions, do not forget to consult with one of our specialists. Solmax Santander. We will help you identify which procedure may best suit your needs in a free assessment session.

wood therapy

from €50/session