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Balfunning, Balfron Station
telephone: 01360 449300
A relaxing, classic massage treatment with oil, working the muscle tissue and helping to release knots with long, flowing strokes, kneading, friction, tapping, percussion, vibration and shaking motions, moving in the same direction as the flow of blood returning to the heart. Ideal for those looking for relaxation and a general release of tension in the muscles, this invigorating massage also helps the body to release toxins and improve oxygen levels in the blood.
Using similar techniques to Swedish Massage, this treatment is best suited to clients with specific areas of tension or discomfort, who want relief from aches and pains. Therapeutic massage can also help to re-balance the musculo-skeletal system, stimulate circulation, and increase muscle tone.
Combining massage with the therapeutic properties of essential oils extracted from plants, this treatment not only relaxes the muscles, but helps balance body, mind and spirit holistically. Treatments are tailored to the individual client’s needs, with oils chosen and blended accordingly, to leave you feeling relaxed and rejuvenated.
The perfect therapy for releasing deep seated knots and tightness in the muscles, without the need for heavy kneading. Basalt Stones are heated in a bath of hot water and used to warm and massage the muscles. The heat allows sore muscles and ligaments to soften and relax more readily, allowing the therapist to work effectively on any areas of discomfort, while the body as a whole to relax deeply into this very nurturing and comforting massage.
This treatment focusses on the back, shoulders, neck, face and scalp, bringing about a release of the stress and tension that can accumulate in these areas, and promoting deep relaxation. The efficacy of the circulatory and lymphatic systems is improved, dispersing toxins from the muscles and helping to restore fluidity of movement.
This treatment is given with the client seated and clothed (we recommend
wearing layers, a light vest top or tshirt is ideal to allow the therapist to
effectively work the back and shoulder muscles).
Please call us on 01360 449300 to check availability and book your appointment.
Holistic massage involves the manipulation of the body’s soft tissue using gentle, flowing massage techniques that uses varying degrees of pressure and stretching movements to relieve muscular tension and alleviate stress and anxiety. It is mainly used for relaxation, improved circulation, lymphatic drainage, release of muscular tension and for giving an overall sense of well-being.The treatment can be enhanced by incorporating one of our pre-blended essential oil massage blends.