36 Pcs Massage Stone Set

Design registration number: H36TC2

Why Basalt?

Basalt  is a kind of mineral of which the colour is dark gray. It is the most recommended type of Volcanic stone to use in hot stone therapy because it is non porous, has smooth texture combine with their high heat retaining qualities. Basalt retains heat up to 45 minutes in the larger stones. Their high ferruginous components will improve blood flow and relax the muscles. This makes them the preferred choice for therapists.

The 36Pcs Stone Set is the most economic and the most popular standard full body massage stone set. It can cover the standard full body massage including the back, feet, head, arms and legs. Its uncomplicated, practical, and economic, all in one package. The natural bamboo box is handmade to provide an efficient storage place for your stones.

S$79.00S$120.00

  • Specification
  • Benefits and Effects of Hot Stone Therapy
  • Contra-indications and Cautions

Specification

Specification

  • 8 Large Flat Ovular Basalt (4 for backside, 4 for thigh)
  • 14 Medium Flat Ovular Basalt (4 for arm, 2 for palm-rest, 4 for calf, 2 for feet, 2 for neck)
  • 6 Small Flat Ovular Basalt (2 for forehead, 2 for head crown, 2 for hindhead)
  • 8 Toes
  • Packed within a bamboo box

Benefits and Effects of Hot Stone Therapy

Benefits and Effects of Hot Stone Therapy

  • Increase circulation, facilitating maximum blood for optimum body functioning.
  • Vaso-dilation of blood vessels causing an increase in blood flow around the body; providing the important fuel to keep the body functioning at total efficiency.
  • Increases cell metabolism; thereby increasing the rate at which the body processes nutrients and toxins.
  • Increase lymphatic function, thereby increasing detoxification, cleansing and elimination.
  • Deep relaxation of muscles, helping to alleviate stress and tension.
  • Create a feeling of balance and harmony.
  • Gives the client a deeper and longer lasting sense of relaxation.

Contra-indications and Cautions

Contra-indications and Cautions

The Contra-indications with Hot Stone therapy are much the same as with traditional manual massage, except that there is the additional consideration of heat. Therefore, be cautious with clients with high blood pressure and circulatory disorders, heart conditions and or Pregnancy.

Hot Stone therapy treatment would naturally by inappropriate for clients with skin which is intolerant to heat, or very sensitive skin / skin prone to prickly heat / clients with nerve damage / loss of tactile sensation.