Therapeutic Massage: Massage is one of the oldest healing arts: Chinese records dating back 3,000 years document its use; the ancient Hindus, Persians and Egyptians applied forms of massage for many ailments; and even Hippocrates wrote papers recommending the use of rubbing and friction for joint and circulatory problems. Today, the benfits of massage are varied and far-reaching. As an accepted part of many physical rehabilitation programs, massage therapy has also proven beneficial for many chronic conditions including low back pain, arthritis, bursitis, fatigue, high blood pressure, diabetes, immunity suppression, infertility, smoking cessation, depression,and more. As many millions will attest, massage also helps relieve stress and tension of everyday living that can lead to disease and illness.
Thai Massage: Thai massage techniques incorporate, but are not limited to, stretching, palming, and pressure points over the entire body. It is a unique massage experience that will facilitate deep relaxation while wiping away your stresses. This massage is more energizing and rigorous than more classic forms of massage. Usually referred to as "Thai Yoga Massage" because the therapist uses his/her hands, knees, legs, and feet to move you into a series of yoga-like stretches. Muscle compression, joint mobilization, and acupressure are also used during treatment. People describe Thai Massage as both relaxing and energizing.