Nuru is a Japanese form of erotic massage. The technique requires sometimes full body to body contact. It is designed to relive stress. Nuru means slippery in Japanese. This type of a massage can be performed on a table or on a floor mat and is very sensual in nature. Nuru massage is rising in popularity across the world. It is important to know that Nuru massage is not just for men either, but it is suitable for both genders and couples who choose to spice up their love lives. Japanese culture views the Nuru massage as a spiritual journey and being intimate it can improve emotional connections. The benefits include relaxed muscles, nourished skin and significant boost in well being afterwards.