Healing Oak Registered Massage Therapy Chilliwack Abbotsford Langley

Buccal Massage

Buccal massage is a unique facial technique that alleviates jaw discomfort and enhances facial appearance by massaging both inside and outside the mouth.


Buccal massage is an innovative facial massage technique that targets the muscles inside the mouth as well as externally on the face.

It involves a gentle yet effective approach, focusing on the muscles of the cheeks and face.

This technique is beneficial for relieving jaw pain, discomfort, headaches, and can also have a rejuvenating effect on the facial appearance.

It improves circulation, skin texture, and muscle tone, offering a natural ‘face lift’ effect.

Additionally, Buccal massage is known to alleviate symptoms like headaches, migraines, tinnitus, facial pain, and neck and shoulder pain, and is safe for most individuals, including those who are pregnant.


Targeted Relief for Various Symptoms

Transformative Results: Beyond Pain Relief

Safety and Accessibility

Buccal massage is safe for most individuals, including those who are pregnant.

However, it is important to consult with a healthcare professional, especially in cases of acute inflammation, skin conditions, recent surgeries, blood disorders, or if on certain medications.

Convenience and Care

Direct billing options are available, subject to individual circumstances & specific practitioner, making the process hassle-free.

Buccal Massage is available at our Chilliwack and Abbotsford locations.

Buccal Massage FAQ's

What makes Buccal massage different from other facial massages?

Buccal massage is unique in its approach, targeting facial muscles both from inside the mouth and externally, offering a comprehensive treatment not found in traditional facial massages.

While Buccal massage is safe for most people, individuals with certain medical conditions should consult a healthcare professional before treatment.

The frequency depends on individual needs and conditions. A consultation with our practitioners can help determine the ideal regimen for you.

Buccal massage is generally safe, but like any therapy, it’s important to discuss potential side effects with your practitioner based on your personal health history.

Yes, it can be beneficial for those experiencing trouble sleeping, as it relieves physical discomfort and promotes relaxation.

Buccal massage is generally gentle and should not cause discomfort. However, individual experiences may vary, especially depending on the sensitivity of facial muscles.

Yes, Buccal massage promotes improved circulation and muscle tone, which can have anti-aging effects such as reducing wrinkles and improving skin texture.

No specific aftercare is usually required, but it’s advisable to stay hydrated and avoid strenuous facial movements immediately after the session.

Pregnancy Safe?


Direct Billing Possible?

Yes, depends on circumstance

Locations Available


When to Exercise Caution

While Buccal massage offers numerous benefits, it may not be suitable in certain conditions:

  • In cases of acute facial inflammation or swelling
  • For individuals with facial skin conditions like eczema or psoriasis
  • If there are bruises or swelling on the face
  • Post facial or jaw surgery (a waiting period of six weeks is advised)
  • For those with blood disorders or on blood-thinning medication
  • During the first trimester of pregnancy

It’s paramount to have a consultation with a healthcare professional to ensure Buccal massage is a safe choice for you.

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