Hot Stones Massage
Stones made from volcanic rock from the earth service where Lava flows.called Basalt and this rocks are what is used in a Hot stone treatment. The rocks keep the heat for a lot longer. The stones are generally heated in a Special heater to around 100 and 130 degrees. But the stone will be cooled when placing them on the body.
During a treatment these are incorporated into a massage it can be by placing the stones onto the body in chakra line, it can be a great start to a massage as it helps break down the knots of the body, It helps relax the muscles prior to and after a treatment, Stimulates circulation. It is a nice treatment on a cold winters day. Very relaxing treatment.
Sometimes Hot stone massage is not suitable for people with Diabetes, Pregnancy, High blood pressure due to it being a more stimulating treatment. It is important to make sure that the therapist is fully trained like with all massage treatments.