Hot Stone Massage
What is Hot Stone Massage?
Hot stone Massage utilises Basalt lava stones pre-heated to a therapeutic temperature to provide a soothing, relaxing treatment. The stones accumulate the heat over a long heating process prior to the massage. The heat of the stone allows a deeper massage to specific points around the body letting the heat penetrate deep into the muscles, alleviating discomfort in the area.
How is Hot Stone Massage performed?
You will begin the massage with a similar massage as full body oil massage. Once you are relaxed and ready for the next step, the therapist will spread the stones on specific pressure points. Once in a while some stones will be removed while other will be added. If you desire you can add a foot massage to enjoy the complete head to toe sensation.
For what is Hot Stone Massage used?
Well, it is always fun to achieve great comfort and relaxation but also here are some of the areas of which Hot Stone Massage can help you with:
- Stress/ Anxiety
- Muscular pain
- Sports injuries
- Back pain