MASSAGE THERAPY ... The massage therapist begins with an in-depth assessment aimed at balancing the musculoskeletal system and addressing areas of chronic tension, tightness, and bound-up connective tissue that restricts proper muscle function. Structure and function are taken into consideration while the therapist works to relax restrictions, activate areas of needs, restore pain-free movement, and improve the body’s innate sense of balance.
HOT STONE MASSAGE THERAPY ... Hot Stone Massage is a form of body work that involves the application of heated stones (thermotherapy) within the context of a therapeutic massage. Round, smooth stones are heated to a luxurious warmth, oiled, and used to massage the body. The heat penetrates deeply, stimulating complete relaxation, detoxification, and relief of long-standing muscular tension, stress, and fatigue.
Combining massage with hot stones benefits the circulatory system, promoting the release of toxins from muscles, thereby assisting in self-healing. Tense muscles are softened and eased by the treatment. Pain and muscle spasms are reduced , and a sense of peacefulness and spiritual well-being rejuvenates he body, mind, and spirit.