What is volcanic stone massage?
It has long been known that volcanic rocks carry an exceptional electromagnetic potential of the earth, so this massage can be considered a kind of energy treatment. The combination of light movements of the therapist and a gentle touch of heated stone with the scent of aromatic oils is a unique formula for achieving deep muscle and mental relaxation. Volcanic stone massage is a natural therapy for tense muscles and damaged soft tissues.
How is a hot stone massage made?
Pre-heated, volcanic stones of different sizes are placed on the body following the main energy points. Before that moment, the therapist prepares the body by lowering the heated palms to the energy points, while applying an adequate aromatic oil. The stones gently release heat that slowly spreads to the entire body, providing a feeling of rest and lightness of the body. According to the pre-determined plan, the therapist uses various massage techniques conforming to the problem and the client’s health condition. Warm stones enhance the feeling of relaxation and peace. The massage lasts 70 minutes.
What are the benefits of volcanic stone massage?
Massage with warm volcanic stones achieves a deep muscle relaxation. Hot stones have the power to help exchange good energy throughout the body. The result is a feeling of relaxation as after a long, healthy sleep.
Massage with volcanic (hot) stones helps to relax tense muscles, improves circulation and calms the nervous system. It increases flexibility in the joints, facilitates movement and reduces muscle cramps. Relieves chronic pain in case of arthritis, carpal tunnel syndrome and other chronic conditions.
Numerous scientific studies confirm the fact that this type of massage has a positive effect on the cardiovascular, lymphatic, endocrine, nervous and digestive systems.
It is important to mention the beneficial effect of essential oils that are used during massage, because they act on the recovery and rejuvenation of the skin, while their scent relaxes the nervous system.
The feeling of warmth that spreads throughout the body is extremely pleasing to the tired mind and body.
When to choose a volcanic stone massage?
Bearing in mind that this massage provides a feeling of relaxation and rest as after a long sleep, we think that it would be pleasant for everyone. But if you have problems with circulation, insomnia, back pain, muscle cramps, constant tension and headaches, then a massage with volcanic stones is the most natural remedy for the mentioned conditions. A volcanic stone massage is, above all, a unique experience that you will surely enjoy, and which will bring you a good mood and a feeling of relaxation.
When this massage is not recommended?
If you have any doubts, always ask our therapist for advice. Volcanic stone massage is not recommended if you have skin problems in the form of inflammation or rash. You should also postpone the massage if there is a menstrual cycle or there is any other bleeding. Pregnant women should consult their doctor before deciding to have a hot stone massage.
It is not advisable to take hearty meals before the massage. After the massage with volcanic stones, it is desirable to ingest a slightly larger amount of liquid (water or Detox tea) and not to indulge in strenuous physical activity for a few hours after the massage.
These tips are for the purpose of prolonging the beneficial effects of hot stone massage.