Deep Tissue massages use pressures that are longer, firmer and focus on areas of pain and tension. Manipulating muscles that are below the surface of the top muscles and the connective tissues. Deep tissue massages are recommended for chronic tensions such as stiff neck and shoulders, low back tightness, sore muscles due to heavy physical activity, or injury recovery. It releases tension in the muscles and improve blood pressure. Deep tissue massages are quite intense and may result in discomfort.