"To knead, to soothe, to break apart"; Traditional Hawaiian massage. A very fluid encompassing style of massage. Based on the principles of motion, rhythm, and flow that integrates gliding effleurage, and petrissage strokes as a vehicle for well-being.
Done traditionally clothed, on a massage mat on the floor. Utilizes palm pressing, and passive yoga-like stretches. Balances sen lines, (energy pathways), physical, and energetic bodies, relieving muscular tension.
A classic style that uses cross fiber, tapotement, petrissage , and effleurage strokes to reduce muscular tension, pain, and joint stiffness.
A precise manipulation of the skin, and muscles over adjacent muscle patterns. Gentle superficial techniques that feel deep, effectively locate, and focus on releasing pain, and chronic patterns.
A blend of ancient Mayan abdominal massage, and modren healing modalities. Through external non-invasive manipulation, internal organs that have shifted out of balance, maybe harmoniously repositioned. The flow of blood, lymph, nerve, and ch'uel,(Mayan for energy), are improved, promoting optimal health, and vitality. Some health concerns addressed with ATMAT are,painful periods, lower back pain,digestion, fertility,prenatal,postpartum, and menopausal complaints.
*Herbal V steams available
Performed with pregnancy specific bolster support. Integrates effleurage, passive movement, trigger point, and reflexive positional release. Benefits; Addresses various trimester conditions, helps reduce, and alleviate ligament pain, stress bearing joints, backache, and led cramps. Stimulates lymphatic system, (may help prevent/reduce edema), morning sickness, relieve physical, and emotional tension
Incorporates active isolated stretching, friction, trigger point, and deep tissue. Helps to prepare, or recover from training, and events.
Working deeply, and safely, implements myofascial therapy, trigger point, range of motion, and palpation. Relieving localized tensions, and injury.
A Japanese system of healing the human energy bio-field. Administered through light hand placement on various parts of the body that correspond to the client's energy centers.
An ancient system that has been modernized. Utilizing cups, this modality creates a vacuum which helps to clear deep muscular tension, and fascial adhesions.
Aromatic therapeutic grade essential oils are integrated in to the session potentially creating benefits for the muscles, ligaments, tendons, sinus, and headaches.
Basalt stones heated in water are used as tools to massage the body. Certain stone layouts are placed on the body to allow the penetrating heat to relax muscles, and calm the clients nervous system.