This treatment involves placing smooth heated stones on key points on the body. In the session, lotion or oil will be applied with stones to create a sensation of comfort, warmth, and relaxing long strokes throughout the body. It is performed on a massage table.
Heated Stones to Relax Your Muscles
Smooth stones are heated and then lubricated with oil or essential oils, the therapeutic effects of heat are used to relax muscles more deeply. Used as an extension of the therapist’s hands, the use of massage stones induces deep relaxation and provides a unique experience many find to be tremendously calming and centering.
Deeply Therapeutic Treatment
Hot healing stone massage is a specialty massage where the therapist uses smooth, heated stones, onto specific points creating sensation of comfort and warmth put on the body such as the back, hands, etc. and others are held by the massage therapist used to work the muscles and massage other parts of the body. The heat can be both deeply relaxing and help warm up tight muscles so the therapist can work more deeply, more quickly.
Hot Healing Stone massage is not appropriate for diabetes, high blood pressure, heart disease, on blood thinner medication, pregnant, have sunburn, also may want to reconsider for menopausal, as it may trigger a hot flash.