Registered Massage Therapy
Swedish & Deep Tissue Massage
Massage helps to relax and release tight muscles, ease tension headaches, reduce stress, soothe the nervous system, increase circulation and can help improve a variety of musculoskeletal imbalances. A Massage Therapist may use a number of techniques including myofascial release (a non-invasive soothing release of connective tissue), reflexology and joint mobilization in combination with general Swedish massage.
A great way to reap the multiple benefits
associated with essential oils, which have been used to energize the body,
improve sleep, aid circulation, decrease congestion and sinus pain, relieve
tension headaches, reduce inflammation and aid digestion, amongst many other
With the topical application of powerful and healing essential oils
using soothing massage techniques, they can go directly to the spot where you
need them the most.
Benefit from the inherent effect of scent on the
part of the brain controlling mood and memories called the Limbic System. When
stimulated this area releases endorphins, neurotransmitters and other
*NEW* Lymphatic Drainage (light massage)
Integrative Lymphatic Drainage (ILD) is a gentle, manual technique which will generally stimulate and
temporarily increase circulation. The lymphatic system is invested throughout the body and filters fluids to remove
potentially harmful substances; for this reason, it has a primary function in immune response. People often seek ILD
for swelling: due to acute injury, sinus congestion, comprised lymphatic flow because of surgery or pathology or
in third trimester pregnancy.
Traditional Thai Massage
Traditional Thai Massage, the therapist uses their hands, knees, elbows
and feet to move you into a series of yoga-like stretches, followed by
palm-and thumb-kneading techniques along the body's meridian lines.
This comprehensive full-body treatment is great for relieving tired
muscles, stimulating circulation, improving mobility and flexibility, as
well as balancing the body energetically.
note that Thai massage is done on the floor using a padded mat. Unlike
Swedish massage, Thai massage is performed through the clothing and does
not use oils or lotions. Clients are required to bring a set of
comfortable clothing to wear during the treatment.
60 minutes, 90 minutes or a 2hrs sessions available.
Scalp, hands and feet massage
Focusing on the powerful relaxation that comes from scalp,
jaw and neck massage along with hand and foot treatments that target reflex and
tender points in the extremities, this is the choice for clients who find these
are their favourite parts of a full-body massage.
Therapeutic Hot Towel MassageSoothing, deep steam, hot moist towel wraps are combined with a Swedish massage and used in harmony to produce a general relaxation, and to ease achy muscle pain and tension. This warm refreshing treatment is great for the complexion and provides a deep cleanse. Service price list
Hot Stone Massage
Benefits and effects of hot stones:
The direct heat from the stones relaxes muscles allowing manipulation of a greater intensity. This will help alleviate minor aches and pains.The hot stones give additional warmth to the body by expanding blood vessels, a condition known as vaso-dilation. This will then make normal Swedish massage movements even more effective at increasing blood flow and eliminating waste.Lymphatic circulation is assisted by the general increase in circulation.The stones also promote a sedative effect, creating a state of quietude and calm within the client.
Conditions that would benefit from hot stone massage:
· Muscular aches and pains
· Sprains and strains
· Back pain
· Stress and Anxiety
This is beneficial to an expectant
mother. It addresses the many changes your body undergoes throughout
pregnancy and can help alleviate many discomforts.
Performed in side-lying position after the first trimester, pregnancy massage has many benefits to expectant mothers.
massage has been found to reduce stress, decrease swelling in the arms
and legs, and relieve aches and pains in muscles and joints. It is
helpful to reduce low back, hip and neck pain, when choices for pain
relief, such as medication, are often limited.
can sometimes help reduce feelings of nausea and calm stressful
emotions. In general, not only can massage be physically beneficial,
but the human touch can be comforting and provide emotional support
therapy has been found to reduce anxiety and depression, which is also
very helpful in post-natal treatments, when one can feel overwhelmed
or experience post-partum depression. This is also a great time to
relax and let go on the massage table, since most new moms are more than
a little sleep-deprived!
Our RMTs are specifically trained in pregnancy massage, and know what is safe for the mother and baby
All massage services are performed by a Registered Massage Therapist.
1114 Queen Street East, 2nd Floor, Toronto, M4M 1K8 416 469-2100