Japan culture and tradition has a very important role for the massage industry. Many techniques comes from this point of the globe, contributing for enriching the massage world.
Take for example the “nuru” massage; this technique comes from Japan practices. The word “nuru” means slippery or smooth in Japanese and the oil manufactured from the leaves of the seaweed, is specific for the Japanese people. The world borough from Japanese culture many types of massage because of it’s benefits over physical and mental health.
Japan discovered early in middle ages, the benefits of the massage and there are using since then as an alternative to basic medicine.