Learn about the California massage, and see a live demonstration in this short video.
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Female: Okay, so we are in the room right now with our subject. What are you going to be doing? Female1: The first one I am going to do is California. Female: Okay. And what is exactly is that? Female1: A California is more—it is very relaxing massage. It varies with long movement, very slowly so pressure. And this is very too calm when people are very nervous in shifts which we let them know that this is the best massage for them. Female: Why would you show us what you do? Female 1: Okay. So first of all when we start we just like make it the first contact to the person. We always uncover with the first one and always protect with so you do not want to get some junk work. Always pressurable at your hand because when it is called it is not very nice. Female: All right, that is nice. Female 1: Always has the first touch with the person when you apply your oil in your hands always, had a contact with the person. So the first contact is to re-hid the skin and also apply oil or gel. Ask the person when you like after like maybe 2 to 3 minutes, you ask always the person how is the pressure. Female: And do you have always had just to—how much pressure they want? Female 1: Exactly, yes. So you just go with a little movement and you can go with your forearm like that.