Use reflexology relaxation techniques in beauty treatments

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Elements and Performance Criteria


Performance Criteria

1 Manage the treatment.

1.1 Access and review client’s treatment plan.

1.2 Explain factors that may interfere with the effectiveness of the treatment.

1.3 Discuss principles of reflexology with client.

1.4 Explain mode of administration and management of treatment to client.

1.5 Identify and note recommendations and variations to the treatment plan.

1.6 Inform client of possible physical and emotional reactions during the treatment.

2 Prepare for service.

2.1 Prepare service area, operator and client for treatment according to relevant legislation and codes, workplace policies and procedures and treatment plan.

2.2 Drape client for warmth, with feet and hands exposed as appropriate.

2.3 Select approapriate massage medium.

3 Apply reflexology relaxation techniques.

3.1 Treat zones of the body according to client treatment plan.

3.2 Select and sequence reflexology relaxation techniques according to agreed treatment plan.

3.3 Apply reflexology relaxation techniques according to client treatment plan, tissue condition and client sensitivity.

3.4 Use leverage and pressure as required to apply specific techniques, while holding and supporting the foot adequately.

3.5 Work on reflexology points of both feet according to body systems or using an appropriate sequence.

3.6 Monitor client response throughout treatment and adapt reflexology techniques and length of routine as required.

3.7 Ensure length of session is appropriate for client and for techniques and sequence used.

4 Review treatment and provide post-treatment advice.

4.1 Obtain client feedback and recommend future treatment program.

4.2 Amend treatment plan and confirm with client.

4.3 Explain potential post-treatment adverse effects to client.

4.4 Provide home-care advice according to client needs.

4.5 Rebook client according to agreed treatment plan.

Qualifications and Skillsets

SIBBBOS506A appears in the following qualifications: