Hot Stone Therapy Massage is a tranquil and restful experience. This ancient treatment relieves pain and stress from the body while unblocking energy points and reviving circulation. Feel the comfort and nourishment of a Swedish style massage as hot stones sooth your body. This massage will leave you feeling revived, refreshed and relaxed.
The Hot Stone Therapy Experience!
Re-aligning your body and indulge your senses during this hot stone massage experience. This massage has a sedative effect that reduces chronic pain and promotes deep relaxation. Here is what you should know about hot stone massage:
The stones are flat, smooth, and made of basalt (a type of volcanic rock that has the ability to retain heat).
This type of massage is similar to a Swedish style relaxation massage but using the basalt rocks and warm oil.
The stones are usually heated between 130-145 degrees.
Some stones will be placed on pressure points of your body
The Massage Therapist will hold the stones and provide long strokes, soft kneading, circular movements, and tapping.
The basalt stones expand your blood vessels encouraging blood flow throughout your body.
Stones are commonly placed on the following areas (with consent):