Deep Tissue Therapy works deeply into the muscles and connective tissue to release chronic aches and pains.*
Neuromuscular/Trigger Point Therapy massage utilizes ischemic compression of individual areas of hypersensitivity in muscles, ligaments, tendons and fascia. These trigger points are defined by their referral of pain to distant locations in muscles, connective tissues, and organs.*
Swedish Massage is a system of manipulations on the muscles and connective tissues of the body for the purpose of relaxation, rehabilitation, or health maintenance. It is extremely therapeutic as it decreases muscle toxins, increases oxygen levels in the blood, and improves flexibility in the body.*
Myofascial Release is a gentle, sliding pressure applied in the direction of the restriction to stretch the tissues. The stretching of tissues and the heat produced by the practitioner's hands are thought to help produce a softer consistency of fascial tissues.*
Sports massage is applied to athletes to help them train and perform free of pain and injuries. A blend of Swedish strokes, compression, pressure-point therapy, cross-fiber friction, and joint mobilization to ensure peak performance of high-level performers and fitness enthusiasts.*
Stretching improves range of motion, reduces tension placed on joints, and promotes flexibility. A 15-minute total body stretching session is available as an add-on post massage or a session itself.
* NCBTMB. (2018). Retreived from http://www.ncbtmb.org/consumers/glossary-therapy-techniques
CranioSacral Therapy (CST) uses light touch therapy to release restrictions in soft tissue that surround the central nervous system. CST works on a wide range of medical issues by releasing tension throughout the entire body to promote pain and dysfunction relief and improve physical and mental health and wellness.
From the first trimester up until your due date, prenatal massage can reduce stress, improve mobility, increase blood flow, and promote an overall well-being.
Postpartum massage can take place immediately following the birth of your child. Massage can reduce fascial restrictions/adhesions due to poor posture while holding/feeding your child, abnormal sleep habits, and the normal stresses placed on the body following a pregnancy.
Therapeutic treatment to break up fascial restrictions, increase range of motion, and relieve muscle pain with the use of Instrument Assisted Soft Tissue Mobilization (IASTM).
The use of essential oils to aid in stress reduction, mood enhancement, and relaxation. Essential oils will be utilized within a carrier oil that is applied directly to the skin or inhaled.
The use of silicone Baguanfa cups, plastic Kangzhu Vaccum cups, and/or hand-blown glass for fire cupping.
Massage Cupping facilitates massage movements and negative pressure with the use of a suction device on the skin. A cup is positioned at the area to be treated and a vacuum is created within the cup to draw the skin and underlying tissue into the cup allowing for an increase in blood and lymphatic circulation systemically and to the local area, relaxes muscle tissue and support, draws stagnation, pathogenic factors and toxins out of the body and releases a myriad of pain causing factors.*
*ICTA (2018). Retrieved from https://www.cuppingtherapy.org/
Dry brushing aids in detoxification by increasing blood circulation and promoting lymph flow/drainage. Dry brushing is a nervous system stimulate, which can be invigorating for the body.
Hot stone massage promotes relaxation and muscle tension relief with the use of heat. The stones come in a variety of shapes and sizes for a personalized session.
The complete spa experience is here. This two-hour service promotes complete relaxation and rejuvenation. The treatment includes face and scalp massage, extended foot massage, targeted neck and shoulder work, total body lymphatic dry brushing and hot stone massage, and aromatherapy.
*Check with your healthcare provider to ensure massage therapy is a covered service.