Hot stone therapy is an exciting massage treatment sweeping the country. Hot stone massage is a specialty massage that uses smooth, heated stones. Each set of basalt stones is handpicked from our sources in Mexico, Chile & Peru, power cleaned, and then sorted based on size and weight. They are often basalt, a black volcanic rock that absorbs and retains heat well. Stone massage therapy has been used in many different cultures for many years. Healers used rocks from the river beds and warmed them either in hot coals or hot water. Thermal conduction in the warm stones brings about local and systemic changes in the body, and influences the energy centers for body and mind balancing. There are so many benefits of the hot stones and they are promotes deep muscle and tissue relaxation, relieves pain and calms the psyche.
This 2 hour treatment will take you into a deep sense of relaxation. Allow all of your tension to melt away as the volcanic stones are massaged over your body. As one of the largest suppliers of natural stone products in the world, we are committed to providing only the highest quality massage stone kits. Stones are adaptable to a myriad of uses. Reflexologists, aromatherapists, aestheticians, occupational and physical therapists, chiropractors, Oriental body workers, light, sound and vibrational therapists, Reiki and polarity practitioners, sports and medical massage therapists, now use stones. Hot Stone Massages are surprisingly kind to the body and gentle compared with deep tissue massage, although they share the same benefits.
Advantages of Hot Stone Therapy
The therapist might also leave heated stones in specific points along your spine, or in the palms of your hand, or even between your toes to improve the flow of energy in your body.
Hot Stone therapy can help in the treatment of for following problems; muscular aches, strains, Multiple Sclerosis, rheumatic and arthritic conditions, back pain, and insomnia. It also helps to improve circulation and can help reduce stress, anxiety, tension and depression.
The use of massage techniques in conjunction with the stones helps produce energy that assists with and directs vital flow to areas of blockage.
Hot stone therapy goes beyond the physical experience of typical massage and enters deeper dimensions of relaxation, health and well-being.
Stone massages may be more suitable for those individuals that prefer a lighter massage, but need deep manipulation of the muscles.
Stone massage is a unique connection we experience with nature, offering a sense of profoundness and sacredness that we too often forget.
The theory is that the heat from the stones helps to increase your hearty rate and helps to regulated blood flow. It also helps to rid the muscles of toxic waste products, which build up from stress and bad lifestyle habits.
Heated Chakra stones align and balance chief energy centers, sending their healing properties deep to the client’s core.
Water-treated stones are placed at specific sites on the client’s body to promote relaxation and to help open up the merdians (energy pathways).
This will provides relaxation, decongestion and detoxification.