Ancient cultures around the world and Native Americans used hot stones to improve overall mental, spiritual, and physical wellness, to detoxify and to find harmony and balance. In some European cultures, hot stones or bricks are wrapped in cloth and placed over a person’s injury to accelerate the healing of sprains.
Basalt stones, polished, hardened lava rocks spit out from the heart of a volcano, are heated by the purest water. The heated stones are then placed strategically along pressure Chinese Medical Acupuncture Meridians at special points penetrates the surface of the body progressively healing the deepest distressed muscle layers, to melt away tension and create a calming atmosphere of warmth and energy flow. Stress becomes uprooted, deadlines, anxiety, and other life annoyances disappear and your mind retreats into a deep meditative state of spiritual wellness.
In this meditative state your body becomes re-energized. Sensory stimulating oils used with the stones help aid in the rejuvenation of your mind. The soothing heat therapy and pungent smells promote a positive energy flow giving your senses harmony and balance, helping you to feel at peace. It’s like going on an intimate, personal vacation, a wonderfully refreshing experience wherein the deep penetrating heat plus the therapeutic massage creates a sense of well being. Insomnia is often cured through the use of hot stones because of their ability to put the mind at ease. Even for clinical depression hot stone therapy is a wonderful supplementary therapy.
The Hot stones are made of ancient basalt imported from around the world. They are polished to a velvet smooth sheen which retains the relaxing heat at a constant temperature giving you an extended treatment period which some patients say passes all too quickly. The stones are used with healing oils and aroma therapies which cover your entire body delivering healing medicinals to the afflicted areas and toning medicinals to the whole body. Most who experience the Long Style hot stone massage request this service over all others.
Preliminary Medical Exam
Each patient receives a computerized whole body medical examination prior to each treatment which permits the patient to measure and track their body changes.
So if you are looking for the ultimate in relaxation, to relieve muscle tension, or help to forget about your rough day then hot stone therapy, may be the solution you have been looking for.
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