Many people don’t realise that even the smallest of scars can compound dysfunction, affect fluidity and cause repetitive strain patterns due to loading of surrounding issues. The effect can elicit seemingly unrelated symptoms and conditions. Myofascial Release can be used to reduce the effects and appearance of scar tissue.
If you would like to know more about the effects of scarring on the fascia and connective tissue then please follow this link to a really useful article written by my mentor, Ruth Duncan, MFR UK: http://www.myofascialrelease.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/MFR-and-Scar-Tissue-MW.pdf. Ruth trained in the USA with John F. Barnes who is the world’s leading authority on Myofascial Release (MFR)