Top 5 Benefits Of Couples Massage

Stoddard Worman
May 08, 2020

Image of man and woman laying on table prepared to receive massage therapy

With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, it’s time to think about what you’re going to give to your significant other! If you’re racking your brains for the perfect gift, maybe it’s time to consider a couples massage. After all, a massage can create a lasting and unique memory with your loved one in a way that chocolates, jewelry, or a cordless drill cannot! We’ll take a look at some of the big ways a couples massage can benefit you and your relationship!

Time Together

Time is one of the most precious commodities that everyone has access to, but for some reason it feels like we’re always running out! There’s never enough time in the day to do everything you need, let alone the things you want. A couples massage is a great way to block out a decent chunk of time to spend together without any distractions or responsibilities to pull you apart. Since both of you are in the room together with two massage professionals, you get to spend the time together receiving some much needed TLC!

Time Away

Taking breaks from the demands of everyday life is an essential part of staying healthy and charged. For full effect from taking your break, you should usually include physical separation from whatever you’re working on. Professional massages are an excellent way to get away! Massage clinics are generally peaceful and quiet, which is a great way for you to escape your worries and troubles. This “escape from reality” can let you focus on the person who means everything to you.

Live In The Present

Similar to the benefits of taking time away, a massage can help you and your significant other live more in the present. With the constant stress of work, school, kids, family, and any other responsibilities, it’s easy to get swept away from the importance of “now”. Massages captivate your attention and bring deep appreciation for the moment. Experiencing this with your significant other can help you both appreciate life in the present when you leave the clinic!

Chemistry, But Not The Romantic Kind

It’s a common saying that two people in love “have great chemistry”. At a couples massage this is no exception! During an appointment, however, the great chemistry is coming from the relaxing massages. Massage releases oxytocin, which is a chemical with incredibly complex uses. It’s released in many other cases throughout someone’s life, such as when they kiss or cuddle, and is a huge influencer on how much a person trusts someone else. When this chemical is released with your significant other, it can help deepen the bond you already have with them!

Man receiving massage therapy

Adventure Together

People are stronger in pairs, and that’s also true when it comes to a first-time massage experience! Trying something new is a great way to develop your relationship further. Not only that, but going for your massage together can help to calm any nerves you might have about it! A couples massage is an excellent alternative to traditional Valentine’s Day gifts.

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Are you looking for a calm, relaxing atmosphere to get away with your significant other? Contact us at Indiana Massage College to book your appointment today! If providing massages is something you are interested in as a career, contact our admissions office about how you can make it a profession!

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