noun. a rhythmic stroking.
- Lamaze method
- Lamaze method of childbirth
- effleurer (French)
Example sentences of the word effleurage
1. Noun, singular or mass
Begin with long, smooth effleurage strokes from the ankle to the knee or hip to spread the lotion and begin to warm the tissue.
2. Verb, base form
To effleurage a man's chest, have him lie face up on a massage table and stand facing his head.