Equilibrium Massage Therapies
(Manchester UK)

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Get yourself re-balanced in life and back to your former self by booking a course of 3 treatments and get another 1 completely free!

That's 4 massages for the price of 3, saving you 25% overall :-)

Offer ends Friday 30th July, 2021

You do not have to book all your massages before this date. Just as long as you have paid for the 3 treatments, you can have your 4 treatments anytime within 4 months of the date that you book the first of the treatments!

For example, if you book your first treatment on 15/7/2021 then you will have until 15/11/2021 to book the remaining 3 treatments.

To take advantage of this offer, please contact Andy today!

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In light of the ongoing COVID-19 Virus situation and also because some of us have been less active in the first part of this year, I am recommending two different treatments which help detoxify your body and give your immune system a well needed re-boot and strengthening!

* For those wanting a softer, more relaxing treatment then Lymphatic Drainage is ideal and helps flush out and re-energise the lymphatic system, awakening the body and making your immune system more effective at protecting you...

** For those who do not mind a slightly more intense treatment then Fire Cupping is ideal for lifting inflammation, stiffness in muscles and emotional stress from the body, also flushing out the lymphatic system, making you feel lighter and more free...

Details for both treatments are below...

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Detoxify and Strengthen Immune System with LYMPHATIC DRAINAGE...

This treatment is very gentle and works on stimulating the Lymph nodes and associated vessels and capillaries around the body. The Lymph system processes waste, excess fluid, viruses and bacteria found in the body, and also holds your immune system.

Lymphatic Drainage helps to manually stimulate the whole Lymphatic system and make it more efficient, therefore detoxifying your body, strengthening your immune system and boosting energy levels.

It may be very helpful with the following conditions:

  • Weak / Slow Immune system
  • Tiredness and sluggish, toxic feeling
  • Stressed and drained
  • Water swellings under the skin
  • Stubborn boils, scars, swellings (including after surgery or sports injury)

Read more details about the Lymphatic Drainage treatment...

* £10 OFF Lymphatic Drainage treatment (60 minutes) for only £30!

Please quote "LYMPH ENLIVEN" when you make your booking.

Offer ends Tuesday 31st August, 2021

If you have any further questions or wish to book a session then please contact Andy!

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Detoxify, Release Stress/Pain & Immuno Boost with FIRE CUPPING THERAPY...

You may already be aware of Cupping, as it has started to become popular in recent years, especially amongst sports professionals. It involves briefly using a flame in a robust glass cup, to cause a vacuum, so that the cup will stick to (pre-oiled) skin. It is an ancient part of Chinese Medicine, designed to draw out toxins, lift out muscle adhesions, knots, remove blood stagnation and inflammation around muscles (all these things can cause long term pain in the body).

The intensity of the vacuum and pressure in the cups can be altered to suit your comfort and needs. The treatment should not hurt you. The marks left after the cupping treatment are only darker where a problem has been found, such as blood stagnation, inflammation or toxins drawn out. Lighter marks will disappear within a couple of days. Darker ones will take a week or so to disappear. 

If you are suffering with any of the below then you may well find Fire Cupping beneficial for you...

  • Pain caused by inflammation, lack of blood flow (stagnation)
  • Pain cause by adhesion, sticking and knots in muscles
  • Weak immune system (ie you keep getting regular colds, etc)
  • Slow Immune system (recently slowly recovering from illness and want to speed up recovery)
  • Emotional stress in the body
  • Tiredness and sluggish feeling most of the time
  • Feeling like you need to detoxify your system

Read more details about Fire Cupping Therapy...

* £5 OFF Fire Cupping Therapy (30 minutes) for only £20!

** OR You can combine with any existing massage for only £15 extra!

Please quote "FIRE STARTER" when you make your booking.

Offer ends Tuesday 31st August, 2021

If you have any further questions or wish to book a session then please contact Andy!

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*NEW* Easy Alternative Payment by Card

Not many people regularly have much cash on them nowadays, so with this in mind, I have invested in a Credit/Debit Card Reader to give clients another easy payment option.

  • Accepts Contactless Payment up to £45
  • Automated Receipts (if needed) easily available to your Email Address

I still prefer Cash or Internet Bank Transfer as the primary ways of paying regularly because these methods ensure I receive 100% of the fee that you pay. The Card Reader charges me 1.75% per transaction, which is not too bad compared to Paypal, which is about 3%+

If you would like a receipt for your treatment then paying by card is an ideal method, as I can easily forward a receipt to your email address, directly after your card payment has been approved.

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Wondering what to buy that special person in your life for their Birthday, as a post Lockdown relaxing, grounding treat? Well, why not take the stress out of your life and theirs, by giving them an exclusive Equilibrium Gift Voucher?

Have a look at my list of massage and holistic treatments and request the gift voucher to any amount. Then contact Andy, with the name of the person you want to gift and how you would like to pay (Paypal, Internet Bank Transfer, Cash). I will then sort the rest for you, your present buying stress relieved and the special person in your life can look forward to a blissful, relaxing, pampering gift!

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Show your love with a healing surprise! :-)

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NEVER CARRY CASH? Pay more easily by Internet Bank Transfer!

Some of my clients never carry that much cash and are sometimes in a rush from work, etc, to get to their appointment on time and can find themselves stressed with no way of paying.

An easy solution to this situation is to pay for your treatment via Internet Bank Transfer. All you need initially are my Bank Sort Code and Account Number. Once you have used these to set me up as a Payee on your Internet Banking system, you can simply select my name from your list online to make the payment simply and easily before attending for your appointment.

Please make sure you text me to inform that you are paying via this method before any treatment, so I can ensure that the payment has been made.

PLEASE CONTACT ME to ask for my Bank Sort Code and Account Number if you wish to use this method of payment.

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Escape Stress, Enter Tranquility & Keep Toasty...

We all need some time nowadays to escape from the growing challenges and stresses that come into our lives. Time for ourselves, letting our mind slow down, and a calm place to allow us to enter a state of tranquility.

Through talking to you, finding out where you are at, I will then make your massage treatment personal to your needs. To further your comfort and help deepen your relaxation, I now have a lovely new electric warmer blanket installed on the massage table....

Why not give yourself some time out, that you deserve? Contact Andy today...

I am fully VTCT qualified and provide a range of massages, from gentle aromatherapy to deep tissue massage, or a fusion of different styles to suit you. For reviews of my treatments by my clients, please see my Google page.

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NEW CALMING THERAPY ROOM NOW OPEN... we are still at the same address but now you have your consultation and treatments in my much more luxurious therapy room. Click the picture below or this link for more pictures of my new treatment room.

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Keep the balance in your life with Equilibrium....

Massage is becoming an increasingly popular form of holistic and pro-active therapy, enjoyed by millions of people every day. It effectively reduces stress levels, stimulates the body's self-healing processes and helps replenish our vital energy, restoring equilibrium and balance. Enjoying a massage regularly (such as weekly or monthly) may help repair the body, relax and refresh the mind and enhance spirits, so that we are more able to face the challenges of life with a renewed sense of confidence and ease. If the pressures of life are not released through natural therapies, such as massage, then they can gradually have a more detrimental affect on the person as a whole.

Depending upon the choice and combination of massage techniques, the body can either be relaxed or stimulated, making it a useful and enjoyable form of therapy. Massage may alleviate stresses and strains on both the body and mind at once and the effects can often be felt quite instantly after a massage session.

People also use massage as an important complimentary therapy in helping to relieve various ailments and unwanted behaviours in their lives. Massage may help with many, including the following:

  • Anxiety and Depression: helps relieve the various symptoms of anxiety, depression and alleviate the psychological strain caused.
  • Insomnia and bad sleeping patterns: calms the racing mind down and makes the body feel naturally tired and ready for sleep.
  • Lack of concentration and short term memory: helps to calm the mind and senses, enabling the mind to operate in a more focused way.
  • Cutting down on Alcohol: as a compliment to cutting down alcohol consumption and counseling/support, massage may clear toxins from the body, aid restful sleep and alleviate depression.
  • Blood Pressure: can help to lower high blood pressure.
  • Painful areas that cannot be moved: may relieve strain on muscles and joints in the body and speed up their repair. Causes can be bad posture, awkward movement or minor accidents. Massage may also help prevent Repetitive Stress Injury.

Further information about massage and its benefits (physical and psychological)


Page last updated: 8th June, 2021