ASHIATSU DEEPFEET BAR THERAPY
“The deepest, most luxurious form of barefoot massage on the planet.” Ashiatsu Deepfeet Bar Therapy (ADBT) provides the deepest pressure with minimal effort by the therapist. Utilizing parallel bars on the ceiling for balance and leverage, the therapist uses his/her body weight to the thick layers of the muscles of the back. This technique is deeply relaxing like a traditional swedish massage. The massage therapist’s body weight is used to press, sweep, swirl and relax the muscles. Correct application will provide deep relaxation and stimulate the lymphatic system of the body. This hour (or ninety minute) session is like no other massage you have ever experienced. Perfect for the person who may suffer from chronic back pain, scoliosis, or bulging herniated disc problems.
The Ashiatsu Deepfeet Bar Therapy has a permanent training center at Stone Temple Institute. We offer training sessions every month for massage therapist looking to save their wrists and back and extend their careers. See training info for information and costs or call 860-669-2548 to register!
An innovative change from traditional Thai massage on the floor, this session is done on the massage table. Thai massage is more energizing and rigorous than more classic forms of massage. It is also called Thai yoga massage, because the therapist uses their hands, knees, legs, and feet to move you into a series of yoga-like stretches. Many people say Thai massage is like doing yoga without any work! Muscle compression, joint mobilization, and acupressure are also used during treatment. No oil is applied, so you are fully dressed. Please plan to bring or wear comfortable clothing to the massage.
Used by people of all ages for immediate and long-term relief of sort-tissue injuries and chronic pain. Stone Temple Sanctuary proudly offers Rossiter sessions that are individually tailored to help free you from those nagging aches and pains. These innovative 2-person stretches boost performance, expand range of motion, and deliver quick, powerful pain relief from head to toe!
Cupping is a technique developed thousands of years ago, now modernized to enhance circulation and help relieve pain. This technique also releases rigid soft tissue, drains excess fluids and toxins, loosens adhesion’s, lift’s connective tissue and brings blood flow to the muscles. It is virtually painless while highly effective. This is also very easy to incorporate your session.
DR HAUSCHKA FACIAL TREATMENTS
Stone Temple Sanctuary proudly uses Dr. Hauschka Products with all our Facial Treatment. Nothing is more personal than the choices you make in caring for yourself. Dr. Hauschka preparations respect the body’s natural rhythms, working with these processes to restore balance and bring about lasting beauty. Dr. Haushka believes that when individuals feel healthy and balanced,they are better able to care for others and the planet on which they live, so do we at Stone Temple Sanctuary.
Our facial treatments closely resemble the classic signature treatments from the Dr. Hauschka Treatments, but we add in a great relaxation massage as well!
1 hour treatment includes:
- Sage foot bath while your legs are massaged with Rosemary Leg & Arm Toner
- 20 minute back of the body massage
- Lavender-infused compresses to introduce you to a holistic facial
- cleansing facial massage
- Purifying clay mask to encourage deep cleansing while the steam softens and opens pores enabling the clay mask to absorb excess oil
- Arms, hands, legs & feet are massaged with Moor Lavender Body oil while the clay and steam do their work.
- Spruce Bath compresses refresh and remove the mask
- Soft, gentle brush strokes for lymph stimulation.
- Finished with a toner, the appropriate moisturizer and lip balm leaves your skin feeling fresh, clean and radiant!
THE VALERIAN DREAM
“3 massages in 1”
Valerian Herbal gel eases stressed nerves and promotes relaxation. Like a gentle massage, valerian herbal gel brings on restful sleep. Skin and body are soothed and quieted. Experience a gentle full-body exfoliation followed by soothing massage with the valerian herbal gel. This will calm the nervous system and quiet the mind. You are then wrapped in a blanket, covered with warm healing stones or heat pack and left to rest peacefully for 15 minutes. Thoroughly rested you are then quietly massaged awake with an application of a delicately aromatic body oil. This leaves you rested, rejuvenated and refreshed. This treatment will last for hours afterwards. Increasing blood and lymph circulation, encouraging detoxification and improves the skin’s metabolism. You will leave feeling like you are floating on a cloud. *Plan to rest for at least 10 minutes after the session before driving.