Hot stone massage allows deeper muscle relaxation through the placement of smooth, water-heated stones at key points on the body. Using the direct heat of the stones to relax muscles, allowing the therapist access to their deeper muscle layers. . The hot stones also expand blood vessels which encourage blood flow plus it has a sedative and de-stressing effect.
Hot Stone Massage is one of the most enjoyable and relaxing therapeutic massages available. Hot stone massage has been around for hundreds of years. It has been used by many different cultures and modern-day therapists who apply the same techniques for a wonderfully therapeutic massage designed to work on muscle tension at the deepest level. During a hot stones massage treatment special basalt hot stones are placed on and under the body and are also used instead of hands to give a smooth deep heat. This motion of the hot stones can relax and warm muscles, helping your therapist to work out any knots or spasms within the muscles. pressure level comfortable to the client.