Touch is healing. Massage is the intentional and systematic manipulation of the body’s soft tissue to enhance health and healing. Massage is valuable for its ability to relax, detoxify and de-stress the body. Our massage therapy rooms are private and nurturing, using tranquil lighting and relaxing music to add to your sensory experience.
Application of oil on the scalp helps control excessive loss of hair, stimulates hair growth, cures dandruff, alopecia, and itching scalp and keeps hair long and healthy. This natural oil contains carefully selected herbs such as ammal (emblica officinalis), jojoba oil and sesame oil. It keeps hair nourished, maintaining a thick look. Herbal oils are used in Ayurvedic medicine and are described in classical texts as being beneficial for hair. Steaming of the hair follows the scalp massage.
Massage technique concentrated to one area: Hands, Feet, Back, etc.
Medical treatment massage is a rehabilitative therapy that applies a combination of massage techniques to a specific problem area (or areas) to help restore the body to proper function. It is beneficial for those who suffer from particular health conditions, such as, chronic pain, recent injury, repetitive motion injuries, muscle spasms, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, chronic headaches, whiplash, soft-tissue injuries, Thoracic Outlet Syndrome, Rotator cuff injuries, neck pain and back pain. (Includes 50 minutes of table time, 10 minutes of assessment and chart work.)
The most commonly offered massage technique. This modality uses long strokes and kneading of the muscles. It is used primarily for full body sessions to promote circulation, relaxation, and muscle tension relief.
Massage during pregnancy focuses on the special needs of the mother-to-be as her body goes through dramatic changes. Massage therapy enhances the function of the muscles and joints, improves circulation, general body tone, and relieves mental and physical fatigue. Pillow supports and specially designed prenatal massage tables are available for your comfort and relaxation needs.
This massage releases chronic patterns of tension in the body through long and short, slow massage strokes. Deeper pressure is applied on the specific tensed area by using the forearms, heel of hands or elbows. The amount and type of pressure depends on the specific needs of the individual.
A specialty massage that uses smooth, heated basalt stones (black volcanic rock that absorbs and retains heat well). It is a deeply soothing, relaxing form of massage that helps release tight muscles. The traditional strokes of Swedish massage are applied with the heated stones. The therapist might also leave heated stones in specific points along your spine or in the palms of the hand to improve the flow of energy in your body.