Techniques and Sen Lines
Traditional Thai massage techniques include leaning on a recipient's body using hands and straight forearms locked at the elbow to apply firm and rhythmic pressure.
The massage targets the "Sen lines" on the body. Thai massage treatements based on energy channels have a shared origin with the ancient knowledge of v Indian nadis, and chinese "qi" - the active principle and enrgy channels forming part of living things.
The hands, legs, feet of the proctitioner are used to fixate, manipulate and stretch the recipients musculo-skeleteal system. In some techniques the feet are also used to deliver a deep massaging action.
Designed to Relieve Stress
AromaTherapy uses fragrant oils extracted from herbs, flowers and fruits to naturally enhance the benefits of massage.
Before each session begins, you can choose one of our unique oil blends to be added to your massage lotion.
In Tranquil Surroundings
Soft tissue massage is focused on muscles, tendons, ligaments, and connective tissues.
Your massage therapist aims to ensure your tratement is optimal, balancing pressure, depth and duration for each part of your body.
In case you have any injury, bruising or other sensitivity let your therpaist know before your session, and please don't hesitate to advise immediatley of any discomfort during your session.
Rhythm and flow
Swedish massage uses a more flowing technique relative to the thai pressure, fixation and flexion approach.
Swedish techniques include effleurage (sliding or gliding), petrissage (kneading), tapotement (rhythmic tapping), friction (cross fiber) and vibration/shaking.
Repeated treatments over several weeks have been shown to be helpful in reducing pain, joint stiffness, and improving mobility in patients with osteoarthritis.
Ease Pain Improve Flexibility
Massage and other forms of soft tissue bodywork have benefits including reducing tension in muscles and fascia, and breaking down undesirable adhesions which can form within the tissues.
This release can help restore mobility and range of motion.
Specific acupressure points on the feet, which corresponds to significant organs within the body, are massaged and stimulated to release tension.
To finish, a light hand massage is performed to promote relaxation through gentle touch.
Thai Foot Massage will help those suffering from, anxiety, insomnia, stress, arthritis. This technique also improves circulation in legs and hands, stimulates lymphatic drainage, helps remove toxins and boosts the immune system.
Specialist massage also aims to increase bloodflow and oxygen to the hands, feet and legs.