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Traditional Thai Massage is performed on the floor with the recipient fully clothed. The Therapist compresses, pulls, stretches and rocks your body using thumbs, palms, forearms, elbows, knees and feet to relieve tension. The overall effect is one of deep relaxation, rejuvenation and mental well-being.
Fire Cupping is the most traditional type of cupping in Chinese Medicine. The cups used in fire cupping therapy is glass, not plastic. A cotton ball soaked in alcohol that's lit on fire is held briefly inside the cup to create a vacuum effect. After the flame is quickly removed, the practitioner places the cup down on the body in one swift motion to create a vacuum seal on the skin. By creating suction and negative pressure, fire cupping is used to release restricted fascia, tight muscles and adhesion.
Thai Foot Reflexology Massage focuses on the feet, lower legs and knees. The Therapist uses hands, fingers, thumbs, knuckles and a wooden stick to massage and stimulate the foot reflex points. Your feet and toes are stretched, pulled and massaged on all sides to release any tension your feet may be holding.
You will leave the session relaxed, yet energized and invigorated.
Hot Herbal Ball Compress is designed to relieve pain and inflammation. A selection of therapeutic herbs, including ginger, turmeric and lemongrass are wrapped in a muslin compress, streamed and then applied to the body in gentle pressing, circular and rolling movements.
This modality can offer a variety of health benefits such as stress relief, relaxation, alleviating fatigue, soothing muscles, tendons and ligament pains and soreness.
Deep Tissue Massage reaches deeper layers of muscles. It is used to break down knots and relieve pressure points throughout the body. This massage is beneficial for athletes and those who sit for long periods of time.
Hot Stone Massage is often paired with Swedish Massage. Stones are heated and used with oils to sooth, warm, and massage your muscles. This allows your body to relax and release tension and stress.
MYOfascial Stretch Release is meant to stretch, loosen, soften and lengthen muscles tissues. It can be used as a preventative method or to promote the healing of an injured, stiff or painful muscle. However, this therapy has also been effective in treating recipients with sloppy posture, chronic fatigue,
The goal of Swedish Massage is to melt away muscle tension and increase the blood flow to your heart. Swedish Massage is extremely therapeutic as it decreases muscle stiffness, increases oxygen levels in the blood, and improves range of motion.
Desktop-based massage is a massage given over the top of clothes with the recipient sitting face forward in a specially adapted desktop massage support system.
The Travel Mate sets up solidly on any desk or table top. It adjusts quickly and easily, and is able to provide balanced support for head and chest.
The massage lasts between 15 and 20 minutes, and focuses on specific areas of the body that tend to be under strain from working in an office environment. The back, shoulders, arms and hands for example, can be under all kinds of strain, not necessarily from lifting a heavy weight but from more repetitive style tasks that need to be completed daily.