Hot Stone Massage or holistic massage
Are you all stressed out? Having trouble sleeping? Feel like the bed is all bumpy?
Instead, imagine yourself drifting far away from your stresses into total relaxation. Leave the world, your worries and troubles behind. Close your eyes and enjoy the feeling of wellness and healing while you relax on the massage table. It's the ultimate magic in this kind of full body massage.
Warm, soothing, smooth, mineral rich basalt stones are used in combination with special aromatherapy oils to effectively create a positive energy flow, balance and harmony while relieving tension in your muscles and totally destressing your body. Once you experience these types of oil massages, you may not want to go back to a traditional massage.
At times we use a combination of hand and stone massage or hot and cold stones, a completely different feeling, like fire and ice. You will feel your body's natural capacity for healing and a connection to nature while we manipulate your muscles and body with our fingers, hands and stones with pressure and various massage techniques. This extremely popular hot stone massage therapy is used in the most exclusive resorts and day spas all over the world. It has now gained the recognition to be one of the trendiest alternative therapies of our modern era.
Benefits of Hot And Cold Stone Massage Therapy
- Allow the massage and warmth of the stones relax you
- Feel the aches, pain and stiffness dissolve into nothingness
- Indulge yourself in a new sense of health, well-being, energy and vitality
- Experience a much needed retreat, away from the world
- Feel the stress, tension and anxiety leave your body
- Experience calmness
- It will soothe and ease your mind
- Stimulate the blood circulation
- Calm the nervous system
- Helps relieve Insomnia
- Helps relieve Depression
- Helps relieve pain
Life is hectic and everyone is so busy, uptight and stressed. Think of your health and well-being. Make your health a priority. Take one hour out of your busy schedule and allow us to transport you to another place. The temperature for hot stone massage is very comfortable. You will not regret trying it.
Just a little bit of history
Stone therapy is not new, but rather an ancient form of therapy practiced for thousands of years by many cultures. Native Americans and even many European cultures wrapped heated stones or bricks in a towel and placed them on hurting parts of peoples bodies. In Hawaii the natives used lava stones wrapped in a kiti leaf for their healing treatments. The Japanese used the smooth black stones to keep their abdomen warm after a heavy meal. In China they used heated stones to relieve tired muscles since 1500 BC. The Russians lined their baths with hot rocks to keep the water warm and the cowboys used to place hot stones under their sleeping bags to keep warm during the night.
In today's world the therapist uses smooth, warm, water-heated basalt stones which vary in size and mineral content. The stones are placed on specific pressure points on the body to release tension, stress and pain.
The warm stones are used together with essential oils to massage and relax your body on the deepest level. It will give you a feeling of well-being and balance. The stones retain heat for a long time, thus creating a sensatiion of comfort, warmth and therapeutic healing for your body, mind and spirit.
Warm stones stimulate the blood circulation and the flow of oxygen and nutrients which help the body to detoxify and heal. Altogether they have a calming effect on the nervous system. Cold stones constrict the blood vessels and stimulate the nervous system.
Everyone's life is full of stress these days. Many diseases are stress-related. Take some time for yourself. Come and experience the ultimate relaxation of a Hot Stone Massage. There's nothing like it.