Scalp Massage is very beneficial in treating chronic tension headaches since it enhances circulation of both qi (energy) and blood, and relieves obstructions within the meridians that travel through the head.
Due to its ability to improve blood flow to the brain it can also improve memory and concentration.
Additional benefits include reduced hair loss due to increased circulation and blood flow to the scalp which help to nourish and strengthen the hair follicles. The hair also becomes stronger and shinier.
Scalp massage also improves sleep patterns since it promotes deep relaxation and calms the mind.