Shiatsu (pronounced she-ya-tzu which literally stands for "Therapeutic Finger Pressure" in Japanese) originated around 1000AD. The practice of this massage was performed mostly by women and the blind at the time. in 1940 shiatsu therapy was combined with the based on western anatomy and physiology by Namikoshi who is now often credited with the development of shiatsu. At age seven, Namikoshi developed a technique of pressing with his thumbs and palms as he tried to nurse his mother who suffered from rheumatoid arthritis. Shiatsu was received by many high profile persons such as many successive prime ministers, as well as celebrities like Marilyn Monroe and Muhammad Ali. Now you can enjoy these same miraculous benefits performed by our specially certified Shiatsu therapists. Your session will be tailored specially for your lifestyle and stress patterns. This luxurious and elite therapeutic body work is now available at such a reasonable price, so come experience it today!