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Do all massages in thailand crack your neck/back? Never had my neck cracked and kinda of paranoid about it. I dont want it done. Do I let them know ar te start not to crack my neck? Will they listen is the question lol.

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I’ve never had my neck cracked from a massage in Thailand. I have massages nearly every day when I visit Asia.

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Or is all that just the “Traditional Thai Massage”?

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@grahunts2016 thanks for the reply, makes me feel better. Maybe ill give them a heads up just in case. Haha

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No, maybe some thai massages do but I have oil. Just ask them not to, probably best to ask at reception as some masseurs won't speak English and may not understand.

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I always get a oil massage

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Dangerous for that form of manipulation to be carried out.

Stick to oil or foot massage, then little danger of physical damage occurring.

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Thanks yea upon furthur research it looks like the “Traditional Thai Masssage” is thr bone cracking one. Oil it is :)

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You will know its coming once they sit you up and start doing your shoulders/head. Thats when I tell them no.

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Right on thanks for the tip

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If you stay anywhere nr. a Healthland spa, go there for your massage or Asia Herbs on Sukhumvit, Soi 24. At least staff had training.

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