A colleague has been raving about her monthly Reflexology sessions.
My first enquiry resulted in 'The Whole U', a place in Waterloo, where Samantha promptly replied.
It costs £35 an hour there, or £50 for an hour at home. I'd been advised that home sessions were worth the extra.
I'm up for giving it a go, but before booking with the first person I came across, I was wondering if anyone would have any recommendations, or experiences they'd share?
I live off Mill Street, on the SE1/SE16 border, so any practioneers over this way would be perfect.
I was hoping some readers might have recommendations of practitioneers, but perhaps it's a bit personal.
Are SE1ers all reserved English people who won't talk about anything personal?
This quote out of skepdic, 'One reason foot massage may be so pleasurable and is associated with significant improvement in mood is that the area of the brain that connects to the foot is adjacent to the area that connects to the genitals. There may be some neuronal overlapping.', made me think I'd touched on some sort of Taboo!
Then again it did explain why my colleague had been raving on - she's probably been experiencing the equivalent high of having fantastic sex every night of the week!
Please lets not go off on a tangent, if anyone has any experiences of good local reflexologists, please let me know.
Reserved...SE1!!! ROFL [Roll On Floor Laughing] No - just relaxing and easing our way into the week, after a lovely sunny weekend.
I have had Reflexology several times and found it very beneficial to my Depression and Anxiety, as well as being an extremely enjoyable experience.
The Neal's Yard shop, by Borough Market, does a reduced price alternative therapies with recent graduates. It wss £20, a year or so ago, so may be a little more now. The practitioner I had was superb and the setting is great, too.
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I've been for reflexology there for about a year, and have agreed to host their website. If that's a problem I'll happily delete the post or ask for it to be deleted. Apologies if this is against the forum rules.
I explored the association of reflexologists website, at the same time as posting here, and by searching via postcode, found a few practitioners (third time lucky on the spelling!!!), based near by.
The Association's website was quite out of date, and churned out a fair few out of date contacts.
I've ended up choosing a lady who's moved out of the area, but still has a few clients in the area, and does home based sessions.
The web site is 'www.greenwoodspirit-healing.net', and I've no idea what it's going to be like!!
I had a gut feeling which I followed. I'll revisit this thread in the future and add feedback for others.