What is Hot Stone (Rock) Massage?
Hot Stone Massage is the ultimate in relaxation and indulgence. Warm stones made of volcanic rock heat and soothe the bodies aches and pains away. Combined with various massage techniques as effleurage, light friction, deep tissue, trigger point and lymphatic friction to stimulate circulation, and relaxation.
How does Hot Stone Massage work?
This beautiful treatment is able to address the many levels of healing necessary to restore balance in the body, mind and soul. By combining the long rhythmic strokes of a Hawaiian style massage with the gliding of hot stones along the body, this combination of stone bodywork and Hawaiian lomi lomi has made hot stone therapy one of the most requested massage treatments in spas and practices around the world.
Hot Stones used in conjunction with Deep Tissue massage can provide the ultimate relief to that muscle pain that does not respond well to treatment
Stress and tension is stored in the muscles which over time can cause neck, back and shoulder pain as well an increase in the occurrence of headaches. During a Hot Stone Massage you will reach the deepest level of relaxation and wellbeing.
The stone the are used in the clinic are made of volcanic rock (Basalt), that has been shaped and smoothed to provide a product that is both easy to use and provide great heat retention properties to assist with the treatment.
No. basically if the stone is too hot for the therapist to hold then it is too hot to use. The stones are held in the therapist hands and glided over the muscles during the treatment. Localised area can be treatment as the stone cools and becomes more "user friendly".
The stones are heated in a “slow cooker” for several hours prior to the treatment to heat the stones all the way through. The stones are taken out just prior to been used during the treatment and replaced into the slow cooker as required.
Yes. At the Centre of Wellbeing we provide a comprehensive range of Massage Therapy services which include the following:
We have over 20 Years of experience
Friendly & Professional atmosphere
Customers health & well-being comes first
We enjoy a 4.6 Star Google Rating
Located in Knoxfield, The Centre of Wellbeing has been providing Hot Stone Massage Therapy services to customers throughout the Melbourne area, including the following suburbs: Knoxfield, Scoresby, Rowville, Ferntree Gully, Boronia, Bayswater, Wantirna, Studfield and Vermont.
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