What are Hot Stones?
The origins of hot stones date back more than 5000 years. The ancient Ayurvedic healing traditions believe the the stones are a source of energy and will help to heal the body. The stones used in this type of massage are usually basalt stones. The black volcanic rock which has been smoothed by the local streams are typically warmed in water, thanks to modern technology I can bring this treatment to your home with minimal fuss.
How does it Compare?
Our standard “Swedish massage” will help to increase and improve the body’s natural functions. Increased blood flow, helps the removal of waste deposits in the muscle fibers leaving them more supple and easier to move and remain active if you suffer from minor muscle related ailments.
Massage helps to reduce swelling and puffiness which will also help to brighten the skins overall appearance and leave you feeling lighter.
Hot stones help the body to reach a state of relaxation, reducing stress levels thus creating the ultimate sense of wellbeing.
Combining the use of hot stones with Swedish massage technique the stones are also placed on key areas of the body also known as “Chakras”.
There are 7 Chakras in the body, which the energy flows through. It is believed that if the energy if blocked this can lead to an imbalance in the body which can in turn lead to illness.
The stones will help to rebalance the chakras and rebalance the body.
The hot stones have tremendous powers and have stood the test of time. It is one of the most luxurious massage treatments available in a day spa and also in the comfort of your own home
If you would like to find out what it feels like to have all the tension ironed out from your tense and tired muscles then book your hot stone treatment today. Book a 90 Minute hot stone massage today and receive £10 off your first treatment just quote BLOG at time of booking.