This is the most popular, vigorous system of treatment designed to energize the body by stimulating circulation. Five basic strokes, all flowing toward the heart, are used to manipulate the soft tissues of the body.
Benefits include relaxation, reduced muscle tension, improved circulation and reduction or elimination of muscular pain.
Deep Tissue Massage
These techniques utilize Deep-Tissue/Deep Muscle massage and are administered to affect the sub-layer of musculature and fascia. The muscles must be relaxed in order to effectively perform Deep-Tissue massage, otherwise tight surface muscles prevent the practitioner from reaching deeper musculature.
Helps with chronic muscular pain and injury rehabilitation and reduces inflammation related pain caused by arthritis and tendinitis.
Cuts down on sports related injuries. Alleviates muscle tension and inflammation.
Lymph Drainage Therapy
Palpation of the lymphatic system to encourage more efficient flow which boosts the immune system and helps to alleviate edema in the extremities. Very good right before surgery or right after surgery to help heal more quickly.
Warm Salt Stones
Warm salt stones massage therapy is used for detoxification, repairing uv and chemical damage, psoriasis, myofascial trigger point therapies, migraine headaches, and stress reduction. Warm salt stones also provide a soothing ambiance and naturally ionize and clean indoor air. We use only Himalayan Salt Stones because they are the purest and highest quality in the world.
Hot Stone Massage
Swedish massage which incorporates Balsa Lava Stones that are warmed and used in the massage because of the heat and the pressure of the strokes it reached deep into the muscle tissue. Hint: If you do not like heat this will not be a good massage for you.
In an innovative and effective therapy which uses warm Mother Earth pillows to melt tense and tender tissues by applying gentle to deep therapeutic compression enabling deep work without pain.
Slipstream (cup) Therapy
Uses suction and negative pressure to release rigid soft tissue, drain excess fluids and toxins, loosen adhesions, lift connective tissue and bring blood flow to muscles. Virtually painless for the client while allowing the therapist to work deeply. Used with Swedish or deep tissue massages. Increases blood and lymph flow. Tones up the tissue reducing the appearance of cosmetic cellulite.
Electro Therapeutic Point Stimulation is used to combat chronic and acute pain. A non-invasive therapy applying low frequency stimulation to ancient acupuncture points, motor trigger points, and contracted motor bands to provide pain relief, decrease muscle tonicity and accelerate tissue repair.