Clearwater Day Spa now offers couples massages with the option to add hot stone therapy . Share a relaxing and therapeutic massage experience with your partner and walk out feeling rejuvenated and stress free. Not only do couple massages soothe and ease the mind, but our expert massage techniques will also pinpoint and alleviate specific pain points in the muscles to provide holistic healing.
Hot stone massage is a natural therapy in which warmed stones are positioned on parts of the client's body of to maximize the therapeutic benefit. Hot stone massage therapy melts away tension, eases muscle stiffness and increases circulation and metabolism.
Cupping therapy is a form of Traditional Chinese Medicine in which a therapist puts special cups on your skin for a few minutes to create suction. People get it for many purposes, including to help with pain, inflammation, blood flow, relaxation and well-being, and as a type of deep-tissue massage.
Tui Na is a therapeutic form of massage and has been used in China for more than 2,000 years. It uses rhythmic compressions along different energy channels of the body to restore flow of Qi and energy balance throughout the body.
Acupressure is a TCM technique based on the same ideas as acupuncture. It involves placing physical pressure on pressure points on the surface of the body (which may be far distant from the symptom, related by what is called the meridian system) to bring about relief through greater balance and circulation of fluids (blood, lymph) and metabolic energies in the body (heat, qi).
Moxibustion is a form of heat therapy in which dried plant materials called "moxa" are burned on or very near the surface of the skin. The intention is to warm and invigorate the flow of Qi in the body and dispel certain pathogenic influences.
Moxa is usually made from the dried leafy material of Chinese mugwort (Artemesia argyi or A.vlugaris), but it can be made of other substances as well.
Prenatal massage is a specially tailored form of massage given to pregnant women to alleviate the strains of pregnancy like tense muscles, sore spots, and decreased circulation / mobility. Midwives, nurses, and physicians regularly recommend massage to their pregnant patients.