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Correcting Curvature With Raindrop Technique

Author: Annette Q.
Date: 07-30-2005
Views: 4,381
Word Count: 425
Questions Received: 2
Testimonial ID: 809-OR
Brand Neutral: No
Scientific Studies: 1

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I connected with my Massage therapist, so I could introduce her to the Raindrop Technique and do an exchange for a massage. By introducing her this technique, I thought she might want to incorporate this into her practice. She also was experiencing considerable curvature in her lumbar (lower) vertebrae as well as a slighter imbalance in her thoracic (upper back) vertebrae as well.

After her first session, she definitely felt much more relaxed and stress free. I shared with her on how Raindrop had supported people in re balancing their spine so we decided to continue doing exchanges.

Our next session occurred two weeks later. I finished dropping the Oregano and Thyme on her back and as I reached for the Basil, this mild mannered lady began screaming, 'My back! My back!!' A plethora of questions and statements ran through my mind, so much so that I couldn't even verbalize them.

'Do I add carrier oil?'
'Does it burn?'
'Do I wipe off the oils?'
'This didn't happen last time...'
'Her back's not even pink...'
'Do you want me to stop?'

The last statement was the only one I could stammer out. She gave me an emphatic 'No! Keep going.' And not to add carrier oil since it wasn't burning.

After the session,she stood up. To her shock, she discovered that her spine had straightened. She told me later that she had been having a difficult time staying upright due to the shift. Her body kept falling backwards.

As she began working on me, my massage therapist went on and on about how she, for the first time, was able to correctly execute proper body mechanics taught in her massage classes.

Throughout her course work, she'd been continually berated for not utilizing the appropriate mechanics despite her physical inability to perform what was being taught. We continued our barters either every other week or sometimes, due to our schedules, several weeks in between sessions.

At this time, there is no visible curvature in her lumbar however, there still is an ever so slight imbalance in her 1st and 2nd thoracic vertebrae. She found that the condition of her thoracic area would take '2 steps forward, 1 step back' so, for now, we're continuing our sessions on a weekly basis to ascertain if her back can indeed retain a balanced state.

As an additional modality, she has incorporated Raindrop into her practice. In fact, she works with ladies unable to conceive so she's using specific oils to support them in hopes that they can one day, bring in a healthy and much loved baby into our world.

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spine - "We examined the evidence regarding the effect of herbal medicine on pain in people with non-specific low-back pain (LBP).... Lavender essential oil applied by acupressure appeared effective in reducing pain and improving flexibility compared to conventional treatment."Link

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