Stress and big life changes can be a triggering factor for malfunctions of the masticatory system. Often the sensitivity and fatigue of the occlusal muscles is noticed in the appointment but sometimes it can manifest itself as a continuous headache.
Massage for the occlusal or masticatory muscles offers help for various kinds of muscle tension. Massage for the masticatory muscles and stretching helps to restore the normal functioning of the jaw and reduces symptoms of pain.
Massage for the masticatory muscles is very similar to any other type of traditional massage but the use of strength is gentler, and the focus of the massage is on the mouth and head area. The massage treats the facial area, the masticatory muscles from the inner surface of the cheeks and the throat, neck and shoulder area.