Hot Stone Therapy
Hot Stone therapy is performed using volcanic basalt stones found in the rivers of Peru, where they have become smooth and rounded with time. These stones are heated in water to 120°c and are used with essential oils chosen especially for you treatment needs. This is a deeply relaxing treatment that has many benefits.
Massage with hot stones has a much deeper effect than a manual massage with one stroke with hot stones being equivalent to between 5 and 10 manual strokes. This is because the heat from the stones radiates into your body to a depth of about 1 ½ inches.
Stone therapy helps to boost the circulation and muscle tension is released leaving you deeply relaxed. Revel in the warmth and comfort of a massage using hot stones and essential oils.
The stones are used for their physical formation and energy properties, helping to give you positive energy.
Cool Stone Therapy
Also available is cool stone massage using marine stones from Hawaii. These smooth and silky stones contain lots of minerals and are very detoxifying and anti-inflammatory. They can also be used with essential oils to cool and refresh you.
Stone therapy is good for the mind, body and spirit as the use of semi-precious stones (crystals) can be incorporated to help balance your chakras’.
Marine stones can help to lessen broken capillaries on the face and help to reduce puffiness and dark circles around the eye area. These stones can be very beneficial for headaches and tension.
Marine stones can be used on the soles of the feet to cool and soothe them.