A Guide to Massage DVD




We are excited to be able to bring this amazing instructional DVD to the market for you to purchase. A Guide to Massage has been devised and produced by Michael Gibbons, College Principal and Director, and highly experienced Massage and Bodywork Practitioner since 1991.

This high quality, inspirational DVD,  A Guide to Massage was originally designed for the students of the College of Classical Massage, however it has had such amazing reviews and feedback that we decided to share it for general use.

It can be used for complete beginners, massage students and qualified practitioners alike, who will also find this useful to expand their massage skills. Techniques covered in this DVD include:  Effleurage; petrissage; kneading; forearms; percussions; frictions.

Routines covered in this DVD include:

  • Introduction
  • Back routine
  • Face routine
  • Front of leg routine*
  • Back of one leg routine*
  • Arm routine*
  • Foot routine*
  • Abdomen (female) routine
  • Chest and abdomen (male) routine

* Please note for routines covering the limbs – we only show one side of the body being massaged.

Total running time 1 hour 50 minutes.

Postage: free

See the massage download pages to view excerpts of this video.


Massage sequences: Michael Gibbons, Director College of Classical Massage Ltd.

Music: By David Watts. From the album ‘Seascape’ www.wattsmusic.co.uk

Film Recording/Production: Gabriel Foster-Prior.

With special thanks to :

Tezel and Clifton, for kindly donating your bodies for the massage sequences.

To all my past and present students and peers for your continued support and suggestions while making this DVD Your patience has been appreciated.