Massage in general seems like a luxury item, but people from many different countries have been using massages over decades to heal and nurture the body. Getting a massage is not just a luxury item in is a form of self- respect, because you care enough for your body to nurture it. Massage in general is the oldest forms of touch medicine. It is the first form of systemized medicine. The modern western medicine, that is performed in hospitals today, is based on this phenomenon but has developed over the years in it’s own way with new technology. Ever since the first beginnings of civilization there has been developments within the community’s of there culture on touch medicine. It is instinctively discovered and the healing results have proven that it works.