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What is Body Tempering?

This is our definition of what body tempering is:

Body Tempering is a tool used to accelerate sport activity performance and recovery by combating soft tissue restrictions.

Body Tempering is utilizing weight to assist in joint and soft tissue mobilization. That weight can be light (3-5 lbs) up to Heavy (165 - 300 lbs). It is a tool to improve range of motion, increase flexibility, reduce soreness, mobilize the myofascial layers, address trigger points (or tender points), strengthen tendons, and alter sympathetic nervous system excitation.

It is a fundamental part of numerous professional and high level athletic programs. These include the NCAA football Champion Clemson Tigers, The MLB World Series Champs Kansas City Royals, The NCAA Women’s Basketball National Champion UCONN Huskies, The NFL Super Bowl Champion Philadelphia Eagles, and Gold Medal Olympic Shotputters and Swimmers.

Any Coach, Athlete or Strength professional trains to outperform their competition. With your current level of knowledge are you equipped with every tool possible to help this happen. That training is meant to address the 2 main impediments to progress: Pain and Injury. Body Tempering, at it’s very DNA is meant to squash these roadblocks and help you be more prepared than your competition.

It’s designed to reduce tone leading to sprains/strains.

It’s design to open up range of motion and improve flexibility/mobility to achieve ideal positioning for training.

It’s design to reduce feelings of fatigue to lengthen work out time and reduce soreness to enhance future training sessions.

Body Tempering is meant to help augment any training or rehab protocols to help remove any doubt that you did everything you could to train to meet your individual goals. It is not meant to stand alone as a technique. It is also not meant to be a crutch for dealing with more serious medical issues in the absence of professional medical care. We often wait until something is broken to fix it and ignore the importance of routine maintenance. Tempering meant to help prevent injury or in a medical capacity to help reduce soreness, reduce tightness, and improve range of motion, not act as an isolated treatment. Body tempering without optimal movement or training is going to be inefficient. 

If you want to improve your wellness goals including all the items mentioned above, then book today with one of our practitioners and start tempering! 

Body Tempering Provider

Aaron Bean


Aaron has a successful career in the IT Security Industry helping to combat various types of digital crimes. After a bad ankle sprain, he began coming to Muscle Mobility for therapeutic work to aid in the healing process.  That led to getting regular body work at Muscle Mobility and the birth of his passion for helping others through massage therapy and general wellness.  Currently, Aaron is attending Indiana Wellness College to become a Licensed Massage Therapist with Muscle Mobility.  While studying for school, Aaron has become Pro-System Certified in Body Tempering and Assisted Stretching.  Aaron is on his own health journey and is excited to tackle it using all of the knowledge he is acquiring from massage school and his own personal studies.  With that knowledge he has not only set out to change his own life, but to help his clients in their own sports and wellness journeys.  He is passionate about continuing his education to better meet the needs of his clients.


When he is not working or studying, Aaron enjoys serving at his church, woodworking, going to the gym, and spending time with his nieces, family, and his dog Major.

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