ScarWork was developed by American Rolfer, Sharon Wheeler and is done to
improve feeling and functionality in the scar and surrounding tissues,
creating better movement between the layers of skin, fascia and muscle.
Treatments stimulate the circulation, lymphatic and nervous
system to promote tissue health. Visually, scars can appear smaller,
lighter, and less prominent, but the main emphasis is on underlying
Tightness in surrounding tissues can be reduced
and muscle function in the area improved. Knots and tight ropey scars
can be softened and loosened; ridges and holes minimised.