Tell as a few words about you and your experience as a massage therapist
I am a former Overseas Filipino Worker a private aged- caregiver in Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for almost 3yrs aside of taking care of my stroke patient i do massage him every night and day for him to feel better and normalized blood circulation for his fast recovery. After my contract i decided to moved in Kingdom of Bahrain to enhanced and explore my skills as a therapist for a facialist in a SPA industry and now im always thankful that im still using it right now with my repeated clients.
What is the motivation for your participation in the online INTERNATIONAL MASSAGE CHAMPIONSHIP 2021
There is one person who motivated me to join and participate this championship my mentor Mr. Herbert Aguirre a Professional Wellness Practitioner Trainor and Assessor here in our country.
You can’t control how other people receive same energy. Anything you do filtered through the lens of whatever personal things they are going through at the moment. Just keep doing your thing with as much integrity and love as possible.
What message would you sent to the therapists of your country?
To all my fellow therapist same as mine aspiring ones. Always believe in your own skills, and yourselves, have confidence, continue to learn new things and always upgrade new knowledge for us to grow and enriched our God given gifts.
Tell us a few words of the treatment you will present us in this championship
The Treatment Category that i will show to all of you are we called our very own Traditional Hilot Wellness Massage an Asian Inspired.
There are 5 proper sequence for my signature technique;
1. Our 5 manipulation strokes (Hagod, Haplos, Pindot, Pisil and Piga)
2. Banana and Tuba- tuba Leaf “Jatropha Curcas” a native plant found in any tropical countries.
3. Cupping or Moving Ventosa
4. Bamboo or 2 Rattan sticks for “Dagdagay”.
5. Relaxing facial massage with our very own Fire Touch therapy.
Filipino Traditional Wellness Massage
for my ASIAN INSPIRED category, I will showcase the proper sequence on how to perform our Traditional “HILOT” Wellness Massage. Throughout this whole video, every clip will clearly explain the history, benefits, and movements of each sequence.
As a Wellness Practitioner, I am using my signature techniques. I manipulate tired muscles and other soft tissues of the body. Our TOUCH-Traditional Outreach Using Cure and Hilot therapists always relieve pain, help heal injuries, improves blood circulation, relieve stress, increase relaxation, and aids in the general wellness of our clients needs.