Basalt (Lava stone) is produced from volcanic eruptions. Therapists prefer these ancient stones because of their heat-retaining (up to 45 minutes with the larger stones )and energizing properties. This set includes 4 large stones (back and legs), 4 medium stones (hands and arms), 4 small stones (forehead, neck and face), and 8 cozy finger/toe stones.
Why should you consider hot-stone therapy?
- Hot stone massage therapy increases circulation, facilitating maximum blood for optimum body functioning
- Vaso-dilation of blood vessels causes 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
- Creates a feeling of balance and harmony
- Gives the recipient a deeper and longer lasting sense of relaxation