What is sleep?
The Power of Sleep by : Generosa Dingal, LMT/Gen Spa Owner
Sleep can have major impact on our overall well-being. It affects how we perform at work on daily bases as well as how we look. If you are sleeping well, you wake up feeling well, alert and refreshed.
Teenagers need at least 8.5 to 9 hours in average of sleep interrupted. If you have a short sleeping your body does not have the time to complete all the phases needed for the muscle to repair, release of hormone regulating the growth & appetite and memory unification.
What happens when you do not sleep well?
If you do not sleep well- then you wake up with less energy, less prepared, not able to concentrate & cannot make decisions accurately and cannot do well in school or any social activities.
Sleep – is essential for a person’s health and wellbeing and goes way beyond just boosting your mood or banishing under-eye circles. A good night of sleep is part of a healthy lifestyle and brings many benefits to the body such as heart, weight and mind.
Insomnia and lack of sleep are a very common problem and many researches shows that chronic lack of sleep is linked to colds and flu, diabetes, heart disease, mental health, and even obesity.
Massage therapy can help improve sleep. It helps to break up scar tissue and reduce stiffness associated with muscle repair. The benefits of massage are many. It is regularly used in sports clinics and rehabilitation centers to loosen or soothe sore, aching muscles. Massage also helps to reduce stress, improve circulation, release tension, lower heart rate and blood pressure, and even strengthen the immune system. These relaxing effects may therefore make massage a helpful aid in restoring restful sleep.
Call us to make an appointment at Gen Spa to get your Pompano Beach massage and start to get rid of pain and sleep disorders!