What is Hot Stone Massage?
Hot Stone Massage is a style of massage therapy in which water-treated stones are placed at specific sites on the client's body to promote relaxation and to help open up the meridians or energy paths. Muscles are pretreated with the heated stones to allow the therapist to more easily perform deep tissue manipulations. Cool stones are sometimes used alternately with hot stones. Massage oils are usually incorporated into the massage treatment.
What benefits does Hot Stone Massage give?
What ailments have Hot Stone Massage been shown to help?
Hot Stone Massage can be used with aromatherapy as oils are usually used in the treatments.
Is Hot Stone Massage a stand alone treatment?