Using hot stones in conjunction with your massage is a natural therapy in which smooth, warmed stones are positioned on the client's body and used by the therapist during the massage to warm the muscles. This can be quite soothing and relaxing, as the stones sends heat deeply into the body and muscles.
Benefits of Hot Stones:
Relieves muscle stiffness and tension
Facilitates pain relief
Reduces anxiety and stress
Provides relief from insomnia
Relieves symptoms of autoimmune diseases
Here's the deal...adding hot stones to your massage is beneficial for both the psychological and physical health of an individual. However, not everyone is a candidate for this type of treatment. Certain medical conditions are exacerbated by using hot stones. Such conditions include, but are not limited to:
Low platelet counts
You should get advice from your doctor if you have any of these conditions or are concerned that using hot stones in your massage may not be right for you! If your doctor clears you to give it a go, you will be amazed by the experience! Highly Recommended!!