Traditional Thai Massage

90 min     $140 + gst
120 min   $170 + gst

Each session takes place on the ground on a thick mat, and the clients are fully clothed. The work is guided by the knowledge of Traditional Thai Medical Theory.

 

Some common techniques would be: gentle supported stretching (very similar to supported yoga poses), acupressure, traction, percussion, range of motion, neuromuscular release points, compression, alternate thumb and palm pressure and many other techniques. The ancient Lanna Medicine practice of Tok Sen is sometimes included in treatments. Tok sen is a cross over therapy between physical and spirit medicines.This gentle dispersing technique uses vibration to remove blockages in the channels, it activates acupressure points and promotes the normal flow of energy in the body, relax the clenched muscles of the body, mainly the ones that are impossible to reach with other massage techniques. 

 

All techniques are dependent upon the needs and current imbalances present in the client. 

  

Luk pra kob

(Thai Herbal Compress)

90 min    $195 + gst
120 min  $230 + gst

 

Fresh medicinal herbs chopped, prepped and gathered in cotton cloth, bound into to fist sized bundles that are steamed and then used as a massage tool during Traditional Thai Massage Treatments. Very decadent, very nourishing, very relaxing and effective at reducing inflammation, increasing circulation, analgestic, muscle relaxant, relieves joint pain...also depends on the properties of the herbs used. Used for chronic muscle pain, skin conditions, postpartum care, stress, anxiety, arthritis, poor peripheral circulation, insomnia, and depression.

Thai Cupping

120 min   $185 + gst

Cups are sealed to the oiled skin with a suction that brings a flash of blood to the area. The cups help dissipate waste in the tissues that could not be properly processed through the body because of injury, weakness, dysfunction, sedentary lifestyle etc. Cups can be stationary or moving.

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Very effective for relieving the pain of tight and sore muscles by removing lactic acid from muscles, releasing adhesions, breaking down scar tissue, releasing tight fascia, releasing heat (fever), dispersing stagnation, blood, releasing accumulated metabolic waste, assisting lymphatic drainage, relieves inflammation....and more.