Do you even know what the masseter muscle is? You’re not alone if you have no idea what this is, nor heard of it. What’s interesting is it’s a muscle you don’t even realize you use daily! Given all the work it does, it can be stressed and overworked, which can then cause painful problems.
Tight jaw muscles are a common and often painful problem. Identifying the source of jaw tightness is the first step in remedying the situation. Whether your tight jaw is a chronic or intermittent condition, it is problematic if it interferes with your ability to carry out your everyday routine.